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UA President Pat Pitney selects Dr. Aparna Palmer as next UAS Chancellor

March 8, 2023


UAS Designated as 2023-2024 Military Friendly School Silver Status

March 7, 2023

Military Friendly Schools® measure an institution’s ability to meet thresholds for Student Retention, Graduation, Job Placement, Loan Repayment, Persistence (Degree Advancement or Transfer) and Loan Default rates for all students and, specifically, for student Veterans.


University of Alaska Southeast: One Campus, One Book 2022

February 27, 2023

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.


UAS Class “The Vietnam War in Film” Announces Guest Speakers for 2023 Spring Semester

February 16, 2023

This course examines the origins, development, legacies and the many facets of the Vietnam War through documentaries, feature films, short films, visuals, and written texts to explore not only the American perspective but many others, including those of Americans' friends and foes.


UAS Asian American and Pacific Islander Student Club kicks off with laughter, music, and food

February 13, 2023

A new opportunity for students to connect is underway this semester with the formation of the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) club.


UAS Faculty & Leadership Featured in Princeton Symposium

February 8, 2023

On February 10, Princeton University will partner with the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) and other organizations to present the symposium “Tlingit Art, Spirit, and Ancestry: Healing Histories of Dispossession.”


2nd Annual Mariculture Conference of Alaska

February 3, 2023

Alaska Sea Grant will host the 2nd Annual Mariculture Conference of Alaska in Juneau, February 15–17. Registration is now open for anyone interested in mariculture in Alaska.


Tlingit Master Carver Wayne Price Returns to UAS Northwest Coast Arts Faculty

January 20, 2023

Price is an accomplished Alaska Native artist and is a member of the Wooshkeetaan clan. He has carved over 30 traditional and non-traditional totems. He has been carving since 1971.


UAS Celebrates Student Success Chancellor’s and Dean’s Lists – Fall 2022 Semester

January 9, 2023

Eligibility is based on a minimum of 12 credits of graded course work for the semester through the UA system.


Finalists Announced for University of Alaska Southeast Chancellor

January 9, 2023

These five leaders were chosen from a pool of diverse and highly qualified candidates.


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