UA News Center

Welcome to the UA System News Center with resources for university employees, media and the community.

System News

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Featured News
Latest updates on the FY20 budget, Board of Regents, and other stories of system-wide impact.
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Employee Resources

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Human Resources
Training, compensation, benefits, wellness and other news of importance to university employees.
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Technology News

IT Announcements
Technology systems and processes, OIT news, training, security and other tech news.
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Personnel News
Hiring and transition announcements, employee recognition
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Government Relations

Capitol Report
Capitol Report
Featuring UA's work with the state and federal government, legislative hearings, opportunities to engage policymakers, and happenings within our state and nation’s capitols. 
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On Topic

Conversations with Experts
“On Topic” is a series of conversations with experts and authors on important issues that face Alaska produced in collaboration with the University of Alaska Press and hosted by President Jim Johnsen.
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 UA In the News

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Featured UA News Stories
Daily news coverage of the University of Alaska by media in Alaska and around the world.
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University of Alaska Anchorage News

University of Alaska Fairbanks News 

  • <i>Photo by Nate Catterson</i><br>An Aleutian tern flies near the town of Yakutat in Southeast Alaska.

    Monitoring a mystery bird in Yakutat

     June 14, 2019
    On sandy barrier islands between mountains and the sea, two different birds that look alike lay their eggs side by side. Biologists here are learning more about the less common, more mysterious one.
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  • Big whales eat tiny fish at hatchery buffets  

     June 12, 2019

    At the Hidden Falls Hatchery in Chatham Strait, three whales have tapped into a yearly all-you-can-eat buffet. The whales have learned that the hatchery releases juvenile salmon in the same place each summer, providing a reliable snack for the roaming predators.

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  • Keith Champagne

    UAF announces new leadership for Nanooks athletics

    June 11, 2019
    University of Alaska Fairbanks Chancellor Dan White has announced that Keith Champagne will take on a new role as leader of the Alaska Nanooks intercollegiate athletics program.
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