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  1. Alaska fish adjust to climate change by following the foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Science Daily

    ... Alaska Fisheries Science Center Auke Bay Labs, supported by collaborations with the University of Alaska Fairbanks and Alaska Department of Fish and Game. From 1997 to 2006 crews counted and measured Dolly Varden migrating from the ocean, past the ...

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  2. UAS fish tech program has in-state focusRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | Washington Times

    ... to Morgan. Students can also go on to earn a bachelor's degree in fisheries from the University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences - the only degree program of its type in North America, according to a UAF press release. ...

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  3. Far-north changes pondered in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... the Arctic does matter to what people in Alaska call the Lower 48." Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks's Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research community. Ned Rozell is a ...

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  4. Fairbanks launches new technology for bus ridersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... happen. Included in the upgrades are screens at the downtown transportation center and at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Wood Center with information about bus arrival and departure times. Barth said he hopes to install more of the screens ...

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  5. Walker announces 3 more top-level appointmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... to a statement from the governor's office. She received her bachelor's degree from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and a juris doctor from the Willamette University College of Law in Oregon. She also runs a blog, Chena Girl Cooks , said the ...

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  6. Arctic offshore drill company enters guilty pleasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Park Record

    ... Alaska entities will benefit from the company's $4 million community service payment. The University of Alaska Fairbanks' International Arctic Research Center will receive $2.5 million. The Alaskan Arctic Fund of the National Fish and Wildlife ...

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  7. UAA suspends chemistry degree program, citing trouble finding facultyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... said there are 95 chemistry majors enrolled at UAA. Ten of those are co-enrolled at the University of Alaska Fairbanks , which will retain its chemistry degree program. The program's suspension came as a surprise to students and professors, Stalvey ...

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  8. Most of Alaska's Permafrost Could Melt This CenturyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | LiveScience

    The permafrost in some of Alaska's most iconic national parks could all but disappear this century, new research suggests. Right now, half of the ground in Denali National Park's is frozen year-round, but if global warming continues at the current pace, just 1 percent of this land could remain permafrost by the year 2100, according to new research presented here at the annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union.

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  9. Capital budget cuts leave large projects unfunded for nowRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... for deferred maintenance and other work. Of that, $31.3 million is needed to finish the University of Alaska Fairbanks engineering building. The project was put on hold last year while the state pays for a new and much-needed combined heat and power ...

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  10. Kings in Langley tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Prince George Citizen

    Chad Staley has been everything the Prince George Spruce Kings expected he would be when they named him team captain this season. He's a 20-year-old in his third B.C. Hockey League season and next year the native of Kennewick, Wash., will jump to the NCAA to play for the Division 1 University of Alaska-Fairbanks Seawolves.

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  11. House sinking due to melting permafrostRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | APRN

    ... feet down is frozen rock-hard year around. Geophysics professor Vladimir Romanovsky, of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute, said that due to human activity that removes the natural ground cover and warming temperatures, ...

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  12. Double arts honor for Fairbanks coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Anchorage Daily News

    Margo Klass and Frank Soos have collaborated on several art and text projects, including the book "Double Moon: Constructions and Conversations." The Alaska State Council on the Arts and Alaska Humanities Forum announced on Tuesday that author Frank Soos, former University of Alaska Fairbanks creative writing teacher, has been named the next Alaska State Writer Laureate.

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  13. Take a virtual tour of the research vessel SikuliaqRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Anchorage Daily News

    There's only one ice-capable oceanographic research ship in the entire US academic research fleet. It's the Research Vessel Sikuliaq and it will soon be plying the North Pacific and Arctic Oceans under the direction of the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

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  14. Community hopes to keep much-loved Eagle Valley Center aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... like a ropes course, sea kayaking and snowshoeing. Darren Snyder runs 4-H programs for the University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension. For years, 4-H held its Alaska Experience Camp at the Eagle Valley Center. He says the kids would be ...

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  15. Alaska's Prostitution Law Isn't WorkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Atlantic

    In 2012, the state reclassified sex workers as trafficking victims rather than criminals - but a report says the new language hasn't altered the way they're treated by police. Prostitution is illegal in Alaska, as it is in all of the United States except for Nevada.

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  16. sporting briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Burnaby Now

    ... the score 3-1 in the third period. Tyler Morley of Burnaby scored a goal and an assist in the University of Alaska Fairbanks' 4-0 win over Alabama Huntsville in NCAA Div. I Western Collegiate hockey association action on Friday. Morley leads the ...

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  17. RV Sikuliaq: Modern Electric Propulsion & Power ManagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Marine News

    ... mammal and fisheries studies. Owned by the National Science Foundation and operated by the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF), Sikuliaq was funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). The primary coastal facility of the ...

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  18. Sea lion's severed head goes missing from Ketchikan pierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Ketchikan Daily News reports the head had been dangling from the pier into the water so it could be examined after it was cleaned by ocean critters. Scientist Gary Freitag of the University of Alaska Fairbanks had examined the animal's other tissues over the summer for clues to its cause of death.

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  19. Sea lion's head goes missing from Alaska pierRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... the Ketchikan Daily News reported ( http://bit.ly/1qKdHnd ). Scientist Gary Freitag of the University of Alaska Fairbanks had examined the animal's carcass over the summer for clues to its cause of death. He had been planning to study the head for ...

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  20. Mastodons long gone from the northRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... mastodons for good? Since the late 1970s, the director of the Geophysical Institute at the University of Alaska Fairbanks has supported the writing and free distribution of this column to news media outlets. This is Ned Rozell's 20th year as a ...

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