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Michael Burns

...and Anchorage civic and other non-profit affairs, Mike served several terms as chair of the University of Alaska Board of Regents and as a Trustee on the University of Alaska Foundation Board. Other board service included the Alaska Community...
UA system appoints new president

The University of Alaska system has named its new president.After searching for months, the university's Board of Regents voted Tuesday to appoint Dr. Jim Johnsen as president. Johnsen, who is currently the senior vice president of human...
UAS announces selects new interim provost

...course of the academic year. In her interim role, Schulte will represent UAS in important leadership venues including Board of Regents and Summit Team meetings and Statewide Academic Council.UAS faculty, deans and directors expressed support for...
UA system appoints new president

...of University of Alaska. But they won't be the only ones returning to the university system this fall.The UA Board of Regents announced Tuesday that Jim Johnsen, a senior vice president with Alaska Communications, will succeed Patrick Gamble...
UA appoints new president

ANCHORAGE - The University of Alaska Board of Regents has named a new university president after a monthslong search for the right candidate.The Alaska Dispatch News reported the...
Higher minimum-wage proposals gain ground By LISA LEFF and DAVID KLEPPER

...the university nearly two years ago.Napolitano's plan does not need approval from the university's governing Board of Regents.The higher minimum-wage argument has gained traction amid concerns over the shrinking middle class and rising...
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University of Alaska's presumptive president visits Juneau for question session

...last year.Johnsen is the UA Board of Regents' No. 1 pick for the job, and...Juneau-based members of the Board of Regents, the university system's governing...139,000 the same year.The Board of Regents is collecting public comment...
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My Turn: Putting service before salary is called leadership

...his staff isn't totally fair though. It's the Board of Regents who determines their salaries. One of their primary...Pugh are all retiring in a few months. What will the Board of Regents learn about each candidate if they present that option...
UAF chancellor announces summer retirement plans

...done some amazing things in the seven years he has been there."Jo Heckman, president of the University of Alaska Board of Regents, said high stress in the university system was evident last week at the Regents' meeting in Bethel. That's where...
Lawmakers discuss residency requirement for university regents

...Lawmakers heard mixed feedback Wednesday on a bill that would require regional representation on the University of Alaska Board of Regents.The House Education Committee discussed Wasilla Rep. Lynn Gattis' proposal to require that regents come from at...
State | AK legislature


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