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January 21, 2020

According to the First Nations Development Institute announcement, Twitchell will work to create a “Native language revitalization kit” to be used by other Indigenous peoples that summarizes how to replicate best practices in their own communities.


UAS Faculty Donations for Math Add Up Professors Seek Help to Endow Ron Seater Math Award

January 16, 2020

When Ron Seater finished high school, he couldn’t read or write and didn’t understand math. He struggled silently with a learning disability, slipped through the cracks and out the door.


UAS Celebrates Student — Chancellor’s and Dean’s Lists - Fall 2019 Semester

January 15, 2020

Students on the Dean's or Chancellor's list are undergraduates admitted to a certificate or degree program at UAS.


UAS Marine Biology Bachelor’s listed #5 in College Values Online Top 20 National Ranking

January 14, 2020

The ranking takes into account affordability, accreditation, and rankings in major publications like U.S. News and World Report.


Dead trees could bring new life to southeast Alaska lumber mills

December 30, 2019

Without an insulating blanket of snow, the shallow roots of yellow-cedar trees freeze during late spring cold snaps.


UAS Announces New Marine Transportation Scholarship

December 23, 2019

Fellow sea pilots led the cause to raise more than $38,000 in honor of “Clink,” a man who was known to inspire and encourage others in the maritime trades.


Southeast Conference gives another $20,000 in support of student scholarships at UAS

December 20, 2019

This brings their total contributions to nearly $300,000 since 1998.


UAS Mathematics Program Holds Honor Society Pi Mu Epsilon Induction Ceremony

December 19, 2019

UAS is home to the first (and only) chapter of this honor society in Alaska


UAS Hosts Annual Holiday Pops Concert for the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, Sat., Dec. 14

December 11, 2019

The Holiday Pops Chorus will perform a variety of holiday songs, led by Sally Smith and accompanied by Dr. Lorrie Heagy and Laurie Clough.


UAS Student Northwest Coast Artwork Featured in Successful Showcase

December 10, 2019

Saturday, December 7, the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) hosted a Northwest Coast Student Art Showcase featuring student artwork created during the Fall 2019 semester at the Juneau campus.


UAS places 2nd and earns awards at 2019 GEO Hack international competition

December 3, 2019

Students and Earth Observation experts tackle effects of “global weirding”


Alaska INBRE offers undergraduate research and funding opportunities at UAS

November 20, 2019

Alaska INBRE sponsors the annual retreat to showcase research, facilitate networking, and promote career development among Alaska biomedical researchers, nationally recognized experts and graduate and undergraduate students.


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