Recent and upcoming events from the alumni office.
Recent Events at UAS
February 10 marked the 11th Annual Rotary Wine Auction benefiting the Juneau Rotary Scholarship Fund at the UA Foundation. Once again a sold out event, $14,344 was raised for their fund this year through a raffle and the exciting Live and Silent Auctions during the event.
Upcoming Events at UAS
April 6 – UAS Alumni & Friends annual Spring Auction & Dinner. This is the association’s biggest fundraiser of the year, benefiting the UAS Alumni Scholarship Endowment at the UA Foundation. Since 2003 UAS Alumni & Friends has given over $79,000, directly benefiting more than 50 students at all 3 UAS campuses: Juneau, Ketchikan, and Sitka. UAS Alumni & Friends has 3 endowments at the UA Foundation – 2 scholarship funds and an operating endowment – with a combined principal balance of over $163,000.
May 20 – Save the date! Join UAS Alumni & Friends for their annual Golf Tournament, for the third year in a row in beautiful Haines, Alaska at the Valley of the Eagles Golf Links course. Allen Marine donates run time on a catamaran that leaves Juneau early Sunday morning and returns in the evening. Golfers have a fun time, interacting with one another and UAS Chancellor John Pugh and his staff, while helping grow the Alumni Operating Endowment. You should join us!
July 14 – University of Alaska Group Suites at the Mariners Game in Seattle. Alumni and Donors from UAS, UAF and UAA will be mixing and mingling while watching the Seattle Mariners play the Texas Rangers. Tickets available soon through the respective Alumni Offices. Call early to reserve your spot!