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  1. Birding 101: New Summer Sessions weekend class teaches about conservationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Refuge. Next month the songbird institute is offering a weekend bird class through the University of Alaska Fairbanks Summer Sessions program. photo courtesy Alaska Songbird Institute A rusty blackbird is seen at the banding station at the Alaska ...

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  2. Are Alaskans lazy? Or is this what work-life balance looks like?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... at Google." Prokein enjoyed his 14 years climbing from student to senior IT worker at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. His met his best boss there. But his career stalled, so he left. Now he works for Google in Mountain View, California. No ...

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  3. Saginaw NewsSaginaw animal control director considers resigning amid controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... a WJRT report that said no records exist for a bachelor's degree she said she earned at the University of Alaska Fairbanks in 1997. She said the issue is causing a distraction for an almost $2 million millage proposal that the animal control has on ...

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  4. Marijuana board meeting has new locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Alaska Marijuana Control Board will meet at the Noel Wien Public Library in Fairbanks on Aug. 15-17. The meeting location was changed from the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

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  5. What's Happening - July 19-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... 456-4695 Music In The Garden, 7-8 p.m., Georgeson Botanical Garden, 117 W. Tanana Drive, University of Alaska Fairbanks campus, free open to the public, 474-7021. Tonight: Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival's American roots ensemble. Gazebo Nights, live ...

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  6. ATQ: Embattled animal control director on administrative leave reveals her side of the storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... if she has a required bachelor's degree for the animal control position. Stoffel said the University of Alaska Fairbanks uses a third-party company called Parchment to fulfill transcript orders. On her order, she said she graduated from the ...

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  7. Cannabis event likely faces fine for public consumptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... be available in the days before the next board meeting, which will be held Aug. 15-17 at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. "I will be asking the board to assess a civil fine similar to what they did about the Cannabis Classic," McConnell wrote. In ...

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  8. Former Nanooks hockey standout Colton Parayko back at UAFRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A framed photo of the Alaska Nanooks hockey team with words from a motivational poster resides on a wall in the hallway to the team's locker room in the University of Alaska Fairbanks Patty Ice Arena.

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  9. Dalton Highway closures coming to avoid a frozen debris lobeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | APRN

    ... landslides that occur in permafrost and contain rocks, soil, trees and ice. According to University of Alaska Fairbanks researchers, a lobe was less than 80 feet from the roadway as of Tuesday and advancing at more than half an inch per day. The ...

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  10. 'We have caught (them) in the act': Beavers are invading Alaska, the final frontierRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | National Post

    Ken Tape, an associate professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, was studying moose. And moose were neat, indeed, because up until about 1950 there were no moose living on the Alaskan tundra.

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  11. Usibelli Coal Mine celebrates 75 years in HealyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | APRN

    ... renovation of a second Golden Valley Electric Association's coal fired plant in Healy and the University of Alaska Fairbanks replacement of its old power plant with a state of the art coal burning facility "The new university plant is getting ready ...

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  12. Saginaw NewsAnimal control director expects to be fired over education credentialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | MLive.com

    Stoffel's job is on the line if she cannot prove she has a bachelor's degree by Tuesday, July 24. She confirmed to MLive that her boss, Saginaw County Controller Robert Bellman, informed her of the news on Monday, July 17. Stoffel says she's confident she can obtain the documents that prove she earned a degree, but doesn't believe she can do it within a week. She remains adamant that she earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

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  13. UAF holds public panel with second finalist for athletic director jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Dr. Milton Richards talks to the crowd during his public forum Monday in the Engineering Learning and Innovation Facility at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

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  14. Language workshop participants discuss challenges of revitalizing Yup'ikRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... language of the place that we are living in," said Ilutsik Snyder, a doctoral student in the University of Alaska Fairbanks's indigenous studies program. "For us living here in Dillingham and in this region, it's Yup'ik. Yup'ik people have been ...

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  15. 'Miles-wide' anomaly above Texas sparks concerns HAARP weather...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Daily Star

    ... Research Programme was initiated as a research project between the US Air Force, Navy, University of Alaska Fairbanks and the Defence Advance Research Agency. Many conspiracists believe the US government is already using the HAARP programme to ...

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  16. New UAF study ranks marine mammals' vulnerability to ship traffic in Alaska's Arctic watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... more vessels in Alaska waters, according to a new study. The study, from researchers at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and the University of Washington, is the first to assess the vulnerability of marine mammal species "that could encounter more ...

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  17. Debbie Mekiana: Rural Alaska students need support to make most of opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    RAHI alum Debbie Mekiana of Anaktuvuk Pass gives the Keynote Address during the 36th Rural Alaska Honors Institute Graduation Ceremony Thursday afternoon, July 12, 2018 in the University of Alaska Fairbanks Schaible Auditorium.

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  18. Narwhals Are Real, and They Could Be in Real TroubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Mother Jones

    ... of the National Academy of Sciences . Researchers from the University of Washington and the University of Alaska Fairbanks estimated how vulnerable 80 populations of marine animals are to ship traffic that passes through in September, the month when ...

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  19. UAF hosts meet and greet, wine tasting with Colton ParaykoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The former captain of the University of Alaska Fairbanks hockey team is in town this week for his youth hockey camp, which begins Tuesday at the UAF Patty Ice Arena.

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  20. Fairbanks archaeologist finds surprising connection between prehistoric China and Alaska cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | Anchorage Daily News

    Ivory harpoon counterweight found from Kukulik site on the St. Lawrence Island, Old Bering Sea culture, 12.0 cm in width Ivory harpoon counterweight found from Kukulik site on the St. Lawrence Island, Old Bering Sea culture, 12.0 cm in width The source from which the Inuit and Yupik people of Alaska drew their cultural inspirations has long vexed researchers. But a paper by Fairbanks-based archaeologist Feng Qu offers new insight on where the art and toolmaking styles employed by the Okvik and Old Bering Sea cultures that predated them might have first emerged.

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