University of Alaska Anchorage Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. Johnsen: University of Alaska leaders have no model to emulate for consolidationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... would be eliminated or reduced, according to Johnsen. The University of Alaska Fairbanks, University of Alaska Anchorage and University of Alaska Southeast will each maintain their separate accreditations while the system attempts to make the ...

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  2. Alaska salmon prices seem to be reboundingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Gunnar Knapp, the retiring director of the Institute of Social and Economic Research at the University of Alaska Anchorage . The loss of tens of millions of Chilean farmed salmon due to an ongoing toxic algae brew caused by warming oceans has taken ...

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  3. Teacher turnover affecting rural schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... They struggle with the culture. They leave in a few years. Diane Hirshberg, director of the University of Alaska Anchorage Center for Education Policy Research, studied the issue for the state legislature. "The teachers who left really felt ...

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  4. University considering accreditation change in face of budget gapRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | APRN

    ... Prior to graduating from the Journalism and Public Communications Department at the University of Alaska Anchorage in December 2010, Josh worked at The Northern Light student newspaper where he and his staff won two Associated Collegiate Press ...

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  5. UA president proposes major restructuring of systemRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    The president of the University of Alaska is calling for a broad restructuring of the institution to deal with financial woes that he says could amount to a 22 percent reduction in funding. Jim Johnsen in an email to campuses announced Thursday he would push to combine the three main UA campuses into a single university, ending independent administration and accreditation at UA Fairbanks, UA Anchorage and UA Southeast, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.

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  6. Fascinating agenda set for AOGA 50thRead the original story

    May 13, 2016 | Petroleum News

    The Alaska Oil & Gas Association's 50th anniversary celebration on May 25 at the Dena'ina Civic & Center in Anchorage is packed with interesting speakers, awards and last, but not least, a debate on the morals of fossil fuels at 3:30 p.m. between Alex Epstein and the University of Alaska Anchorage's....

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  7. KBC grads look aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Homer News

    ... of exemplary academic standards, great scholarship and service to the academy, said University of Alaska Anchorage Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs Samuel Gingerich. Usually only full professors, like Graber, receive the ...

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  8. Movers & Shakers 05/15/16Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Prof. Bruno Kappes , director of the Anchorage Biofeedback Clinic and a 30-plus year University of Alaska Anchorage psychology professor, was recently selected by the University of Alaska Foundation Trustees as the recipient of its most prestigious award: the Edith R. Bullock Prize for Excellence. Kappes has been a pioneer in delivering psychology courses.

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  9. Nearing graduation, musician Byron Nicholai looks to college and new challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | APRN

    ... job at that. Maybe I could become a Yup'ik teacher.'" In the fall, Nicholai will start at the University of Alaska Anchorage. He said he'll major in elementary education and minor in Alaska Native Studies. His goal is to teach Yup'ik language and ...

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  10. Nearing graduation, musician Byron Nicholai looks forward to college and new challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... job at that. Maybe I could become a Yup'ik teacher.'" In the fall, Nicholai will start at the University of Alaska Anchorage. He said he'll major in elementary education and minor in Alaska Native Studies. His goal is to teach Yup'ik language and ...

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  11. Teen who killed bicyclist in Anchorage begins prison termRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Alaska Star

    ... abuse treatment toward her prison term. She was also allowed to finish her studies at the University of Alaska Anchorage before heading to jail. Dusenbury's wife, Melissa Holder, previously told Anchorage station KTUU-TV ( http://bit.ly/1OcB7ba ) ...

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  12. Teacher turnover affecting rural schoolsRead the original story

    May 5, 2016 | KSKA

    ... They struggle with the culture. They leave in a few years. Diane Hirshberg, director of the University of Alaska Anchorage Center for Education Policy Research, studied the issue for the state legislature. "The teachers who left really felt ...

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  13. New library privacy guidelines aim to strengthen reader privacy protections for K - " 12 studentsRead the original story

    May 5, 2016 | American Library Association

    On May 2, 2016, the American Library Association's Intellectual Freedom Committee approved a new document, "Library Privacy Guidelines for Students in K-12 Schools." The document, which surveys the state of students' privacy in K-12 schools, provides guidance for school libraries and educational institutions seeking to protect students' privacy, both while online and while reading or engaging in research.

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  14. Retiring KPC professors looking aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Homer News

    Three long-time Kenai Peninsula College professors said their goodbyes as they left their offices and retired from their full-time positions. Professor of English and communications Beth Graber, associate professor of history and political science Michael Hawfield and assistant professor of anthropology Catherine Knott are leaving their posts in pursuit of travel, volunteer work and other passions.

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  15. Fungus Could Keep Out the ColdRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

    An Alaska researcher may have developed a sustainable way to insulate buildings and infrastructure from the state's icy permafrost - using a mushroom. Phillipe Amstislavski, associate professor of public health at the University of Alaska-Anchorage, has been leading a team that has developed an insulation material from mycelium, sort of the "root" part of a fungus.

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  16. Can teaching Natives languages improve graduation rates in Alaska?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... spending lots of money on a system that doesn't work? Diane Hirshberg is the director of the University of Alaska Anchorage Center for Education Policy Research. She has studied the indigenous education systems throughout the world to find out which ...

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  17. Educators debate responses to challenges facing rural schoolsRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | APRN

    ... spending lots of money on a system that doesn't work? Diane Hirshberg is the director of the University of Alaska Anchorage Center for Education Policy Research. She has studied the indigenous education systems throughout the world to find out which ...

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  18. Community news - May 4Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Homer Tribune

    The Kachemak Bay Campus of Kenai Peninsula College, University of Alaska Anchorage, will hold its 2016 Commencement today, May 4, at 7 p.m. at Homer High School's Mariner Theater. The evening's keynote speaker will be KBC retiring professor of English, Dr. Elizabeth Graber, and the 2016 commencement student speaker will be Shannon Reid.

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  19. Meet Tim Cronin: Seward Elementary Staff MemberRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Seward City News

    ... Michigan University and studied Sports Medicine and Psychology. More recently I attended University of Alaska Anchorage and studied history. I have worked as a special education, intensive needs, paraprofessional at Seward schools since 2009 and ...

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  20. Urban Native LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | APRN

    ... and modern. Dr. Dalee Sambo Dorough , an Associate Professor of Political Science at University of Alaska Anchorage, responsible for the sub-field of International Relations Send email to [email protected] before, during or after the live ...

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