UA News Center
Welcome to the UA System News Center with resources for university employees, media and the community.
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University of Alaska Anchorage News
April 1, 2020Hear from faculty experts on coronavirus and disaster preparedness, economic impacts of pandemics, psychological effects, the history of disaster and the indigenous perspective.Watch Video
April 1, 2020Claudia Lampman, vice provost for student success, asked students to share their best tips for successful online learning. UAA students are resourceful and above all helpful.Watch Slideshow
March 30, 2020A team of public health researchers predicts the number of COVID-19-related hospitalizations in the Anchorage/Mat-Su area and Alaska will rise exponentially between March and September 2020.Read More
University of Alaska Fairbanks News
March 26, 2020One year ago, in a world with the same mountains and valleys but feeling very different, we made a discovery.Read More
March 19, 2020Researchers used genetic material preserved in the villagers’ frozen grave to develop a modern vaccine, assuring that the Spanish flu would never again infect anyone with access to modern medicine.Read More
March 12, 2020The retreat of glaciers in western North America will lead to positive and negative changes for Pacific salmon, a multidisciplinary team of scientists reported on March 11 in the journal Bioscience.Read More
University of Alaska Southeast News
March 31, 2020Dr. Verena Roberts of the University of Calgary presented books to contribute to the Cyril George collection housed in the UAS Egan Library on the Auke Lake campus in Juneau.Read Aricle
March 27, 2020She will be responsible for the program that leads to a Master of Education degree, including satisfying the requirements for a Type B Certificate necessary to be a school principal, as well as the superintendent endorsement.Read Article
March 14, 2020
Egan Library will be closed to the general public March 16 through March 30.