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Tidal Echoes waves in submissions from across Southeast Alaska

Whether it’s high or low tide, University of Alaska Southeast’s literary journal, Tidal Echoes, is open for any and all submissions in Southeast Alaska.

Last Wednesday marked the open call for submissions of all forms of art to have the chance to be featured in the annual student-run literary journal, Tidal Echoes. Anyone with permanent address and full-time residence throughout Southeast Alaska is welcome to submit, and has until Dec. 1 at midnight to do so, said Olive Brend, the paper’s fall editor and student at UAS.

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UAS to receive $2.3M to support mariculture workforce development

The University of Alaska Southeast will be receiving $2.3 million dollars to support its mariculture workforce development program, operated through the Applied Fisheries program at UAS.

On Sept. 2, President Joe Biden announced the 21 winners of the $1 billion Build Back Better Regional Challenge, which includes $49 million for Southeast Conference and the Alaska Mariculture Cluster, of which, UAS will receive $2.3 Million to support its growing mariculture program and workforce development in the emerging industry.

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University of Alaska Southeast begins search for new chancellor

The University of Alaska Southeast has started its search for a new leader with Chancellor Karen Carey set to retire at the end of this academic year. The search committee recruiting the next chancellor put out a job description Thursday. Applications and nominations for initial review are due Oct. 30, though the recruitment will remain open until filled.

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Evening at Egan lectures return

Evening at Egan presentations get underway this Friday at the University of Alaska Southeast, featuring thinkers and doers who lecture on the arts and sciences.

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Press Releases

Nathan Bodenstadt Appointed UAS Dean of Students

September 19, 2022

The University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Nathan Bodenstadt as its new Dean of Students. As Dean of Students, Bodenstadt oversees the departments of Campus Life, including Residence Life, the Recreation Center, Counseling, the Health Clinic, Student Activities, the Native & Rural Student Center and more.

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UAS to receive $2.3 Million dollars to support Mariculture workforce development

September 12, 2022

On September 2nd President Biden announced the 21 winners of the $1 billion Build Back Better Regional Challenge, this includes $49 million for Southeast Conference and the Alaska Mariculture Cluster, of which, UAS will receive $2.3 Million to support its growing mariculture program and workforce development in this emerging industry.

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UAS Evening at Egan Fall Lecture Series Begins September 9 with Fulbright Scholar Professor Mashrur Shahid Hossain

September 8, 2022

The annual fall lecture series Evening at Egan kicks off this Friday, September 9 at 7 pm with a virtual presentation, “The Art of Comparison: Exploring Comparative Literature” by Professor Mashrur Shahid Hossain.

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University of Alaska Southeast: One Campus, One Book 2022

August 31, 2022

The 2022-23 UAS One Campus, One Book selection is Eat Like a Fish: My adventures as a fisherman turned restorative ocean farmer by Bren Smith.

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UAS Professor Emily Wall to be featured at the Juneau Public Library’s event “Birth Stories and Poetry Reading,” September 4

August 29, 2022

Wall will be reading from her new book Breaking Into Air. At the event, local parents will be sharing their experiences with birth. This will be followed by Emily Wall’s readings of her original poems inspired by their stories.

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University of Alaska Southeast and UAA Collaborate on Project LEAF -- Literacy Equity for Alaskan Families

August 25, 2022

Dr. Lisa Richardson, coordinator of the UAS Reading Specialist Master of Education Program to partner with UAA faculty on this federal grant to support teacher professional learning and graduate work

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