University of Alaska Anchorage Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Market Fresh: Weekend food conference and festival on tapRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Dreaming of dirt, bees and sustainable agriculture? Or just tired of a winter that's looked more like months of breakup? Take a little trip to growing season with the Alaska Food Policy Council's second Food Festival and Conference on Friday and Saturday at the University of Alaska Anchorage. The full weekend is a combination of educational opportunities along with some food vendors and other fun.

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  2. Morning News Call - India, February 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Reuters

    ... Bell at 1130 IST- Holly Bell, Associate Professor, Business Administration and Economics, University of Alaska Anchorage, has over 20 years of business, analysis and management experience with 9 of those years at a Fortune 100 company. Holly ...

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  3. Confused about the word 'Eskimo'? It helps to look deeper.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Sambo Dorough also got a doctorate in law. Today, Sambo Dorough is on unpaid leave from the University of Alaska Anchorage to travel the world, also unpaid, as chair and now as expert member of the United National Permanent Forum on Indigenous ...

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  4. University of Alaska restructuring should preserve research, cut administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Since budget shortfalls and nonsensical deadlines brought about by lack of diversification and general fiscal irresponsibility seem to be the topic of the year, let's talk about money. Particularly, the University of Alaska Anchorage, that $318-million-a-year behemoth between Providence and Northern Lights Boulevard.

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  5. Let's hope Alaska revenue solution isn't too hard on 'the other guy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... according to a December 2015 study by the Institute of Social and Economic Research at University of Alaska Anchorage, entitled " Fiscal Effects of Commercial Fishing, Mining and Tourism ," the roughly $70 million in revenue from commercial fishing ...

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  6. County Clipboard: Forbes earns early honor at UCLARead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | Monterey County Herald

    Tucker Forbes has been named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association preseason watch list for Division I Stopper of the Year. The 6-foot-9 UCLA junior was 1-0 last year with a 2.11 earned run averaged, striking out 45 hitters in 38 1/3 innings.

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  7. Specialized University Campuses Shortchange Student OpportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Washington Square News

    ... Alaska campuses; the end goal is that each would focus on a specific set of disciplines. The University of Alaska Anchorage would specialize in social sciences and policy studies, the University of Alaska Southeast would focus on marine biology and ...

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  8. University of Alaska regents hear pushback on restructuring planRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... each of the three main UA campuses into certain disciplines. The proposal defines the University of Alaska Anchorage as the "metropolitan university," responsible for health, policy and social sciences. The University of Alaska Fairbanks would be ...

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  9. Fishermen, lawmakers weigh in on proposed fish tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... me great pause if that's how you're coming up with a tax on an industry." Alper referenced a University of Alaska Anchorage Institute of Social and Economic Research study that found that most of the benefits from the commercial fishing industry go ...

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  10. In 'Our Voices Will Be Heard,' Alaska playwright's childhood sexual...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... briefly before switching to education and receiving a degree in child development from the University of Alaska Anchorage. She worked as a nanny and Head Start teacher. In her spare time she wrote brochures and made graphic designs for various ...

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  11. University of Alaska Regents hear testimony on restructuring planRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | APRN

    The University of Alaska Board of Regents heard public testimony Thursday morning on its plan to restructure the University system in light of state budget cuts. The draft Strategic Pathways plan , released Tuesday, is meant to cut costs by focusing each of the three main UA campuses into certain disciplines.

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  12. Healing through storytelling: Playwright's childhood sexual trauma...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... briefly before switching to education and receiving a degree in child development from the University of Alaska Anchorage. She worked as a nanny and Head Start teacher. In her spare time she wrote brochures and made graphic designs for various ...

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  13. University of Alaska restructuring plan released, Board of Regents meetings beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | KIMO

    ... programs that don't fall under its strengths. The plan sets a framework that identifies the University of Alaska Anchorage as the "metropolitan university", University of Alaska Fairbanks as the "research university" and University of Alaska ...

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  14. Afp Ak, Alaska Chapter: Monthly Luncheon: Using Experiments to Improve Fundraising CampaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Join Dr. Jim Murphy, Professor of Economics at University of Alaska Anchorage , in a discussion about some recent experiments he conducted in partnership with local nonprofits, valuable lessons learned, and easy ways that your nonprofit can use simple experiments to improve its fundraising.

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  15. UAA emergency manager drills on active shooter scenariosRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Alaska Star

    ... scenario. It's also a weapon available to anyone. That is part of the message Ron Swartz, University of Alaska Anchorage emergency manager, brought to the Chugiak-Eagle River campus Feb. 12 as he addressed a classroom full of area business leaders, ...

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  16. Q&A: Gunnar Knapp from ISER answers your questions about Alaska's budget crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Gunnar Knapp, economics professor at the University of Alaska Anchorage and director of the Institute for Social and Economic Research, will answer readers' questions about Alaska's fiscal crisis between noon and 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 16.

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  17. A professor's quest to help Alaskans understand the size, and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    An economist in a zipper sweater doesn't normally bring to mind a superhero, but these are not normal times. With Alaska teetering on the brink of financial disaster like a school bus hanging off a bridge, Gunnar Knapp -- director of the University of Alaska Anchorage's Institute of Social and Economic Research -- has emerged as the most trusted voice for clearly explaining the complex mess.

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  18. Survey explores how Alaskans feel about pot -- if most Alaskans were white and over 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... said retired statistics professor Don Stevens, who worked at Oregon State University and the University of Alaska Anchorage, and who now lives in Wasilla. The survey asked 750 Alaskans a series of questions about marijuana use, Alaska's marijuana ...

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  19. Sitka hosts mask exhibit featuring 10 common Alaska diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Darien News-Review

    ... l took a nontraditional route. After graduating from Chugiak High School , he went off to the University of Alaska Anchorage then to

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  20. ADN should lead the way on equal treatment of male and female athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    I found Beth Bragg's article featuring University of Alaska Anchorage women's basketball player Alysha Devine to be extremely disappointing because it was not about Devine as a person, scholar or athlete -- but about her hair. Out of approximately 30 sentences published, only two had substantive information about Devine's playing career.

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