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Outdoor Studies Expedition: Sea Kayaking in Glacier Bay

May 16, 2022

The group saw multiple large terrestrial animals like brown and black bears, moose, mountain goats, and wolves, as well as a variety of birds.


UAS Honors Beth Kerttula with Honorary Doctorate of Laws at 2022 Commencement Ceremony

April 20, 2022

Kerttula will receive her award at the UAS Juneau Commencement Ceremony on May 1


UAS Honors Dr. Elliot Bruhl of Sitka with Meritorious Service Award

April 11, 2022

Meritorious Service Awards are awarded for public and volunteer service to the university or a local community.


UAS Honors David Kiffer with Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters at 2022 Commencement Ceremony

April 8, 2022

Honorary degrees are bestowed on individuals who exemplify a significant and lasting contribution to the university, to the State of Alaska, or to the individual’s discipline or profession.


Dannielle Carlson hired as UAS Alaska Native Student Success Specialist

March 21, 2022

Ms. Carlson brings exceptional experience to this role. “My personal background as a first generation, rural, Alaska Native university student at UAS has greatly contributed to my six years of success in my previous position as the Rural Admissions Counselor.


University of Alaska Southeast names Dr. Maren Haavig as Provost

March 21, 2022

Following a nationwide search, Dr. Maren Haavig has been appointed Provost and Dean of Research and Sponsored Programs for the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS).


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