University of Alaska Anchorage Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Keep out: Kenai Peninsula land managers work together to curb invasive speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... in Alaska from 2007-2011, about $5.8 million per year, according to a 2012 analysis from the University of Alaska Anchorage's Institute of Social and Economic Research. About 41 percent of that spending went toward controlling and researching ...

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  2. Ultrasharp Image Uncovers Shocking Lives of Young StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... (exposure) time for each filter was 25 minutes. Color composite image by Travis Rector, University of Alaska Anchorage. Image courtesy Gemini Observatory/AURA. For a larger version of this image please go here . The world's most advanced adaptive ...

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  3. Spirit hire South Carolina's Spencer Carbery as new head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | MLive.com

    He also found the Saginaw Spirit, who named the 34-year-old British Columbia native as their new head coach. Carbery is the seventh coach in the Spirit's 15-year history, taking over for Moe Mantha, who served as an interim coach after Greg Gilbert was let go during the 2015-16 season.

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  4. University of Alaska reorganization process beginsRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | University Business

    The massive overhaul of the University of Alaska got underway Monday in Fairbanks, and one of the first things to be settled was the future of the system's engineering programs. Both the University of Alaska Fairbanks and the University of Alaska Anchorage will keep their engineering programs under the reorganization effort, which is expected to include the consolidation of other academic programs.

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  5. Lawmakers have indeed cut the budget; here are the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... budget and we listened, to the tune of $1.16 billion. The operating budget comes in below the University of Alaska Anchorage's Institute of Social and Economic Research model, which called for $4.5 billion. We're investing $4.26 billion in the ...

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  6. Digication Announces Innovation and Leadership Awards at University of Alaska, AnchorageRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | PRWeb

    Digicationa , a leading provider of ePortfolios, announces Innovation and Leadership Award recipients at the University of Alaska Anchorage's Native Student Services office for their insightful use of ePortfolios to explore native cultural identities. The innovative use of the ePortfolios by UAA NSS is guided by key indigenous beliefs about learning.

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  7. The Mercantile brings a Pacific Northwest aesthetic to downtown AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... said she used money that was originally intended for college - she briefly attended the University of Alaska Anchorage - to fund the shop. Neither are college grads. Huff, who went to Bartlett High School, recently worked as an assistant for another ...

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  8. Interior runners 12th in Anchorage Mayor's MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... School and finished at the Delaney Park Strip in downtown Anchorage Paul Rottich, a former University of Alaska Anchorage runner from Beaverton, Oregon, won overall in the marathon in 2:28:17. Seiji Takagi, a University of Alaska Fairbanks junior ...

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  9. A way out of Alaska's fiscal holeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | The Hill

    The Alaska legislature currently finds itself with the unenviable task of addressing a $3.8 billion deficit caused by plummeting oil prices this past year. While those of us in the Lower 48 may wonder how the price of oil can have such a catastrophic effect on a state's finances, we must remember that our 49th state is unique.

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  10. Want to know how a changing climate is affecting polar bears? Look at what they're eating.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... to show this ability to diversify their diet," Jeff Welker , a biology professor at the University of Alaska Anchorage, said in a Wednesday presentation of the research. "This is something that may lead to their success, the ability to adapt to ...

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  11. Sparks-RawlingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2012 | Alaska Star

    ... a 2003 graduate of Chugiak High School and earned a bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Alaska Anchorage and a master's in school counseling from John Carroll University in Cleveland. She currently works as a school counselor at ...

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  12. Answers to your questions about the Permanent Fund billRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Homer News

    ... A study released earlier this year from the Institute for Social and Economic Research at the University of Alaska Anchorage found that cutting the Permanent Fund Dividend is effectively a regressive tax. At a statewide level, "We're talking about ...

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  13. 'Flash Boys' Critic Publishes New Conspiracy NovelRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... husband's death doesn't look so accidental. Holly A. Bell is an Associate Professor at the University of Alaska Anchorage. She is also a consulting scholar on financial market structure and regulatory issues and has contributed policy research to ...

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  14. 'Flash Boys' Critic Publishes Financial Conspiracy NovelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... husband's death doesn't look so accidental. Holly A. Bell is an Associate Professor at the University of Alaska Anchorage. She is also a consulting scholar on financial market structure and regulatory issues and has contributed policy research to ...

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  15. Walker wants balky House to act on using Fund earningsRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... colleagues will, to do what's best for Alaskans no matter where this bill goes," Wilson said. University of Alaska Anchorage Institute of Social and Economic Research Director Gunnar Knapp said in an interview that not infusing the economy with ...

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  16. Stalled U-Med road project in Anchorage gets another setbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Zoning Commission. Last year, the approval process took roughly six months. Bill Spindle, the University of Alaska Anchorage's vice chancellor for administrative services, did not respond to a request for comment Wednesday. Earlier this year, a UA ...

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  17. ANSEP and new design plans presented for Wrangell Institute propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | KSKA

    ... Science and Engineering Program - or ANSEP - is an accelerated learning program based on the University of Alaska Anchorage campus. ANSEP Vice Provost and Founder Herb Schroeder presented the possibility of building the school on the property. The ...

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  18. Arts Scene: Solstice, celebrations and tales from the tombsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Map maven Joan Tovsen will talk about "Calendars and Time in the Eyes of Science and History" at noon Monday at the University of Alaska Anchorage Campus Bookstore. Among other things, Tovsen will discuss the interstices between scientific inquiry and biblical research with regard to different meanings of time, space, calendars, astrology and astronomy.

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  19. Salmon project connects AlaskansRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... there," Harrington said. "We said, 'Wow, this really has the potential to be a book." The (University of Alaska Anchorage) press was really enthused about it right off the bat - they realized there wasn't really a book about that. There was really a ...

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  20. Alaska's challenge: Balance budget, minimize miseryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... harmful set of choices. A report by the Institute of Social and Economic Research at the University of Alaska Anchorage presented to the Legislature last week is a big help in making these choices. I commend this report to anyone who wants to help ...

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