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News and Press Releases 2007

December 17, 2007

Newly Graduated Nurses to Join Southeast Health Care Industry Workforce
Five members of the class of seven have been offered jobs at Bartlett Hospital.

November 15, 2007

UAS Announces New Director of Public Relations and Marketing, Katie Bausler
Katie brings more than 20 years of radio and television broadcasting experience as a writer, host, narrator and producer.

November 10, 2023

Digital Artist in Residence Offers Spring Classes
Seattle Artist John Fehringer is an award-winning artist who has been highly recognized for his accomplished artwork.

October 31, 2007

UAS Professor Ernestine Hayes Receives 2007 American Book Award for Blonde Indian
Since its publication in 2006, Hayes’ memoir has earned regional, national, and international acclaim.

October 25, 2007

UAS Students Shake and Bake on Perseverance Theatre’s Second Stage
The show features excerpts from William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night’s Dream and the 15-minute Hamlet by Tom Stoppard.

October 10, 2007

UAS to Host Alaska College Track 2 Premiere, Oct 17
The one-hour documentary will be followed by an open discussion about the transition from high school to college.

October 10, 2007

CANCELLED: Egan Lecture with Judge Zuhair al-Maliki
UAS learned today of an assassination attempt on Judge Zuhair’s life as he was preparing to leave Iraq for his tour of the States.

October 8, 2007

UAS Evening at Egan to feature Iraqi Judge Zuhair Jumma Bash al-Maliki on the Reconstruction of Iraq
Judge Zuhair is a cornerstone of the post-Saddam Iraqi legal system.

September 17, 2007

UAS Evening at Egan Series: "Economics of Climate Change" with Britteny Cioni
Cioni will review the latest research concerning the economic costs and benefits of climate change, market failures, and policy options.

September 13, 2007

Theory Slam, Best Most Scientifically Significant Event to Happen in Juneau, Ever!
Competitors will have three minutes to present their theories to an audience of judges.

September 11, 2007

NY Times Reporter Andrew Revkin, Brings the Frontlines of Climate Change to UA
Revkin's visit is part of the University of Alaska’s contribution to the International Polar Year effort to promote research, education and outreach activities that focus on the Arctic and the Antarctic regions.

August 21, 2007

UAS to Open Mine Training Center
A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held Tues, Aug 28.

June 11, 2007

UAS Researchers to Measure Mercury in Glacier Bay
The National Park Service funded research is part of UAS contribution to the International Polar Year effort to gain knowledge about Earth's Polar Regions.

May 18, 2007

Community Day on Campus
This is a family event offering back-to-back live musical performances by festival artists and local musicians.

April 30, 2007

UAS Juneau to Hold 36th Commencement Ceremony, May 6
UAS will award 356 degrees for the 2006-07 academic year, and honor Dean and Edna Williams.

April 9, 2007

UAS Helps Alaska’s Middle, High School Students Gain the EDGE
The Experiential Discoveries in Geoscience Education project is an initiative of UAS faculty to help Alaska’s middle and high school teachers design exciting curriculum that will help students meet the state’s Earth science performance standards.

March 30, 2007

Launch Party for Literary Journal Tidal Echoes, Apr 7
The 6th and most ambitious issue features original works from Alaska Writer Laureate John Straley and master carver Nathan Jackson.

February 1, 2007

University Saving Money by Promoting Wellness
“As a result of UA’s proactive approach, our employees are paying less into our healthcare system this year than they did last. That is great news.” said UAS Chancellor John Pugh.