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Alaska’s fledgling commercial seaweed industry grows

— Alaska’s fledgling commercial seaweed industry is growing, with producers excited about this year’s harvest. Blue Evolution, a California-based company at the fore of the developing Alaska’s industry, has worked with researchers at the University of Alaska Southeast on ways to farm kelp commercially rather than harvest wild kelp beds, reports the Anchorage Daily News. ...More

University of Alaska begins transition for Anchorage campus’s teacher education program

— The University of Alaska is making progress restructuring its teacher education program, following the University of Alaska Anchorage’s loss of accreditation for its initial licensure program. Last month, UA regents decided to discontinue the early teacher programs, and instead provide access to remaining accredited programs at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and University of Alaska Southeast. ...More

Photos: UAS Commencement 2019

— The University of Alaska Southeast held its commencement ceremony at the UAS Recreation Center on Sunday, May 5, 2019. The school awarded 399 associate, bachelor and master’s degrees, 97 certificates and professional licensures, and 223 occupational endorsements. ...More

UAS Ketchikan Campus honors 2019 graduates

— Saturday’s University of Alaska Southeast Ketchikan Campus graduation ceremony featured a small group, but feelings ran large as friends and family gathered to celebrate the graduates’ accomplishments. ...More

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UAS Honors Community Members at 2019 Commencement Ceremonies

April 24, 2019

The University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) uses the occasion of Student Commencement each year to recognize individuals in our community who’ve offered outstanding service to the university, the state of Alaska, or Southeast communities.

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Keni L. Campbell

Keni L. Campbell

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