My Turn: UAS offers good education close to home

I'm excited to be the new UAS chancellor, with one goal for the university foremost in mind: to help Rick Caulfield, Ph.D., is chancellor of the University of Alaska Southeast.
UA system appoints new president

...retired this year.Johnsen's appointment comes at a time of transition for the UA system, which only months ago appointed Richard Caulfield as the University of Alaska Southeast's new chancellor, replacing John Pughe, who retired.
UA system appoints new president

...transition:Johnsen's is the second major administrative appointment for the UA system in the past three months. In early May, the university appointed Richard Caulfield as the new chancellor of UAS, replacing John Pugh, who retired.
Condemned UAS cabin torched for fire training

...the cabin had been condemned and has since been used as storage.While sad to see the "picturesque" cabin go, UAS Vice Chancellor Michael Ciri said something had to be done with it."We either needed to invest money in making it habitable, spend money...
University of Alaska Fairbanks removes Mississippi state flag

...Confederate imagery.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported that Chancellor Brian Rogers ordered the flag removed Monday morning.UAF...of Flags display in the school's lower campus, but the chancellor decided to remove the Confederate imagery.This is the second...
UAS names interim provost to replace Caulfield

...Caulfield, the university's former provost, served as the school's top academic officer for five years before becoming chancellor this year.Schulte is director of UAS' Ketchikan campus and has taught in Ketchikan since 1980. She has taught occasional...
New UAS chancellor takes reins

...Incoming University of Alaska Southeast Chancellor Rick Caulfield will have his first official...take this new job?A: I report to the chancellor who has much broader responsibilities...What will the transition to the role of chancellor be like for you?A: Obviously I've...
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UAS chancellor to celebrate retirement with bash

...Southeast is throwing a party for retiring Chancellor John Pugh, and everybody's invited...the event stated. He was appointed Chancellor in 1999 and announced his retirement...Provost Rick Caulfield will start work as chancellor June 1. Caulfield was selected to replace...
Caulfield named new chancellor

JUNEAU - Rick Caulfield has been chosen to be the next chancellor of the University of Alaska Southeast.Caulfield currently serves as provost at the university. He will replace John Pugh, who...
Little log cabin to get torched

...Rescue, which plans on torching it next weekend."It makes me a little bit sad because it is picturesque," UAS Vice Chancellor Michael Ciri said Wednesday, "But we really needed to do something different with it.""We either needed to invest money...


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