University of Alaska Fairbanks Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Education and opportunities lure Russian couple to AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... for graduate schools in the U.S. So this is what we did." Among those she applied to was the University of Alaska Fairbanks, where the late professor Niren Biswas at the Geophysical Institute, who admired Russian schools' emphasis on physics and ...

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  2. Nanooks hockey drops series opener in St. CloudRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 14 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... into the net after a shot attempt by Feno on Oct. 6 at the Carlson Center. FAIRBANKS - The University of Alaska Fairbanks scored three goals during the first 8:29 of the first period, but even the head start didn't help the Nanooks upset St. Cloud ...

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  3. How does rabies cause aggression?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 14 | Medical News Today

    ... a state of frenzied aggression have been largely unclear. Now, a team of researchers from the University of Alaska Fairbanks have revealed how the virus acts at a molecular level to modify the host's behavior. "Many infectious agents change behavior ...

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  4. Heads up: An active aurora is forecast to dance across Alaska skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Anchorage Daily News

    If the weather cooperates, Alaskans may be able to see some lively northern lights dance across the skies on both Friday and Saturday. The aurora forecast calls for active northern lights through the weekend, and especially Friday, according to the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute.

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  5. Montreal Canadiens Prospect Updates: Milestones + College HockeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | A Winning Habit

    More Montreal Canadiens prospects are starting to get into action as college hockey has started while others have reached milestones. So far, we've only been tracking Montreal Canadiens prospects playing in the Canadian Hockey League and Europe.

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  6. First Indigenous Peoples Day offers peek into the futureRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 12 | The Navajo Times

    ... the eyes and ears to tune in once again to what it was like to be Native. ' In Fairbanks, the University of Alaska Fairbanks held a ceremony on land that will house an indigenous studies center in the future. Evon Peter, vice chancellor for Rural, ...

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  7. Salmon canning class set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... on how to can salmon safely with a pressure canner will be offered Saturday in Fairbanks. The University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service will host the workshop for beginning or advanced food preservers. Fairbanks agent Leslie ...

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  8. Fundraising night supports Festival of Native ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The University of Alaska Fairbanks' Festival of Native Arts is hosting a fall fundraiser from 6-9 p.m. Friday at the Morris Thompson Cultural & Visitors Center, 101 Dunkel St. The evening consists of auctions, including a diinga draw, silent auction and door prizes, as well as food and dance performances.

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  9. Events, programs announced for Fairbanks Arts AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... third floor of the Alaska Centennial Center for the Arts in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way. University of Alaska Fairbanks art professor Da-ka-xeen Mehner will teach the workshop and include information on how to capture the best images of your art, ...

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  10. Animals Don't Actually Sleep for the Winter, and Other Surprises About HibernationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | National Geographic

    ... is a means of energy conservation," says Kelly Drew , a neuropharmacologist at the University of Alaska Fairbanks who studies the brain chemistry of hibernating Arctic ground squirrels. ( Read more about how certain animals cope with cold. ) While ...

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  11. Winter is coming to Alaska, and some of us couldn't be happierRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... sight. - The aurora. There have been some major spikes in activity lately. If you check the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Geophysical Institute's Aurora Forecast obsessively, as I do, you will notice that on Thursday night the northern lights are ...

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  12. How rabies turns animals into frenzied killersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Daily Mail

    ... they do this,' said Dr Karsten Hueffer, the lead author of the study and a researcher at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Dr Hueffer said that although vaccinations for rabies were first developed in the mid-19th century, researchers have ...

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  13. Project seeks storm data from erosion-plagued villagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | EurekAlert!

    University of Alaska Fairbanks researchers have launched a pilot project to collect new data about the severe winter storms that are slowly claiming several erosion-ravaged Northwest Alaska villages. Nick Konefal, a research engineer at the Alaska Center for Energy and Power, deployed storm-surge sensors in the past several weeks in the communities of Kivalina, Shaktoolik and Shishmaref.

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  14. Scientists better understand how rabies virus induces drastic changes in behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Medical News

    ... the virus. Dr. Karsten Hueffer, lead author and a professor of veterinary microbiology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, said he hopes the findings will help scientists better understand and treat the infectious viral disease. "Many infectious ...

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  15. Research reveals how rabies can induce frenzied behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... the virus. Dr. Karsten Hueffer, lead author and a professor of veterinary microbiology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, said he hopes the findings will help scientists better understand and treat the infectious viral disease. "Many infectious ...

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  16. Nanooks name Maddalena, Taylor rifle team captainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... chosen Nathan and Sagen as their team captains,'' Nanooks head coach Layne Lewis said in a University of Alaska Fairbanks news release Tuesday. "Both are capable leaders, great students, strong athletes, and they will help guide our team to a ...

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  17. Looking Back in Fairbanks, Oct. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Oct. 11, 2007 - It would be much harder to gain admission into a baccalaureate program at the University of Alaska Fairbanks if a group of local business leaders, students and university officials had their way.

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  18. Lojewski leads race for Borough Seat H by 6 votesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Aaron Lojewski, who holds a 344-vote lead over Leah Berman Williams, a math professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. As many as 3,849 ballots are pending, the clerk said. Absentee ballots are the bulk of it and some of those are still ...

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  19. Breast Cancer Walk Putting Best Foot Forward This Weekend at SCSURead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and you can help out the cause, and get some exercise at the same time. Cori Beckerman is the Chair for the walk.

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  20. Nanooks Nordic ski fundraisers planned for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Beaver Sports and Trax Outdoor Center will host fundraisers Friday to benefit the University of Alaska Fairbanks men's and women's Nordic ski teams.

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