Alaska Pacific University Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Who is Rosie Brennan? Park City athlete endured difficult but fulfilling path to her first OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Deseret News

    ... was definitely something I was interested in continuing after college." Joining the program at Alaska Pacific University allowed her not just access to the best training and coaching, but also a mentor - five-time Olympian Kikkan Randall. "I also ...

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  2. The Olympics, athletes and their momsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | KSKA

    Anchorage skiers from Alaska Pacific University will be among those competing at the U.S. Cross Country Championships. The winter Olympics are here, and Alaska is sending the most athletes ever.

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  3. Movers and Shakers for Jan. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... degree from the University of Alaska, and a master's degree in business administration from Alaska Pacific University. Athar Nazir has been promoted to the new position of vice president, special credits operations. Nazir has been with Alaska USA ...

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  4. Road-to-South-Korea 44 mins ago 6:31 p.m.Washington skier looks to make history in PyeongChangRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Cross country skier Sadie Bjornsen knows first hand that the journey to reach the Olympics doesn't always go as planned. After failing to make the cut for the 2010 Olympic team, Sadie Bjornsen transferred to Alaska Pacific University.

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  5. Washington skier looks to make history in PyeongChangRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... first women's U.S. skier to ever medal in cross-country in the Olympics. So, she transferred to Alaska Pacific University to get a fresh start and train with Kikkan Randall, the best U.S. Women's cross country skier of all time. Kikkan Randall, the ...

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  6. Local biathlon stars heading back to World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Alaska Star

    ... 18, was sixth overall on Dec. 28 and third on Dec. 29. Chugiak's Gilliland skis for South High, Alaska Pacific University Nordic Ski Club and the Anchorage Biathlon Club; Wilson, of Eagle River, races for Eagle River High, Alaska Nordic Racing and ...

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  7. Alaska skiers finish dominant run at nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Vermont, was awarded the national title. Reese Hanneman, who now lives in Anchorage and skis for Alaska Pacific University, won the men's classic sprint Monday. Hanneman's victory meant that all four of the men's national titles went to Alaska ...

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  8. Alaska skiers make it 5 victories in 6 races at natsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | Peninsula Clarion

    Alaska skiers continued to find success on the third day of the U.S. Cross Country Championships at Kincaid Park in Anchorage. Anchorage's Tyler Kornfield, who skis for Alaska Pacific University's program, won the 30-kilometer, mass-start classic race to give the state five victories in the six races contested so far.

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  9. Alaska News Nightly: Friday, Jan. 5, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | APRN

    ... buried more than 11,000 years ago at a site south of Fairbanks. An art exhibit opens Friday at Alaska Pacific University that draws together work from many disciplines. The show "Microbial Worlds" celebrates microscopic life and seeks to offer a ...

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  10. Rorabaugh reaches top 10 in ski openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Ski National Championships in Anchorage. The first surprise for the member of the Anchorage-based Alaska Pacific University Nordic Ski Center and former West Valley High School standout was that it was snowing at Kincaid Park, the site of the ...

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  11. Interior skiers among entries in U.S. Cross Country nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Hanneman. FAIRBANKS - Several skiers from the Interior, including at least four who compete with Alaska Pacific University Nordic Ski Center, are scheduled to compete in the LL Bean U.S. Cross Country Ski National Championships, which start today ...

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  12. Anchorage hosting Olympic hopefuls at U.S. Cross Country NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | APRN

    Anchorage skiers from Alaska Pacific University will be among those competing at the U.S. Cross Country Championships. Athletes from around the nation are in Anchorage this week competing for a spot on the Olympic cross country ski team.

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  13. School damaged by suspicious fire will reopen on timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... firefighters early Sunday took a call that flames were shooting out of the school west of Alaska Pacific University. The school's sprinkler system turned on and contained damage but fire, smoke and water destroyed items inside the fourth-grade ...

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  14. Giant Pacific Octopus is Actually Two Separate SpeciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2017 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... Japan. It grows bigger and lives longer than any other octopus species. In 2012, researchers from Alaska Pacific University and the US Geological Survey found a genetically distinct group of giant Pacific octopus in Prince William Sound. They ...

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  15. US women off to great start in Tour de SkiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... didn't lose contact with the lead pack. Sadie Bjornsen and Rosie Brennan, who train together at Alaska Pacific University, made it to the quarterfinals but didn't advance beyond that. They placed 14th and 15th, respectively. APU's Kikkan Randall ...

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  16. As US nordic championships approach, Jan Buron's influence is everywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... after high school, Kornfield skied at UAF, where he was one of the Nanooks' top NCAA skiers, and Alaska Pacific University, where he is a member of the elite senior-level team (the Winter Stars doesn't have a similar program for senior-level ...

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  17. Scientists stunned by massive octopus discovery deep in the Pacific OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2017 | Bay Area Business Woman

    ... this species was hiding under our noses the whole time deep in the Pacific Ocean. A student at Alaska Pacific University, Nathan Hollenback, had noticed a variation in appearance of the common giant Pacific octopus and decided to investigate further ...

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  18. New species of giant octopus discoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2017 | Unexplained Mysteries

    ... identified a member of the Enteroctopus family with unique DNA. The find was later confirmed by Alaska Pacific University researchers David Scheel and Nate Hollenbeck who collected a total of 21 octopuses from shrimp traps off the coast of Alaska. ...

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  19. Octopus discovery stuns scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | Bay Area Business Woman

    A student working on his senior thesis has discovered the frilled giant Pacific octopus, and it was hiding in plain sight. Scientists have just discovered a new species of octopus thanks to the hard work of a student at Alaska Pacific University who was working on his senior thesis.

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  20. New giant octopus species discovered near AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | Inhabitat

    ... we know about on the planet, averaging 110 pounds and 16 feet across , is in reality two species. Alaska Pacific University (APU) undergraduate student Nathan Hollenbeck led the effort to discover what the team is calling the frilled giant Pacific ...

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