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UAF's Rural Alaska Honors Institute to recognize 59 graduates

...grade point averages and discovered that RAHI students achieve "superior academic performance."While living in Fairbanks campus housing for six weeks, RAHI students take classes and earn up to 10 college credits. In addition to required classes...
Gov. Walker seeks input to balance state budget

...gas project can be completed.Walker and Mallott are convening a citizen conference on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus the weekend of June 5-7 with the hope that ideas for filling the budget hole will emerge.The Fairbanks conference...
State | AK legislature
Leaders rally against Army force reductions

...Earlier in the day, the visiting Army officials were given a tour of the community and the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus."What's really important is what is said at the listening session because that is what is recorded and transmitted...
Online petition protests university leader bonus

...associate professor of sociology on the university's Fairbanks campus, launched the petition Tuesday and calls it "fiscally...About 40 positions have been eliminated at the Fairbanks campus, she said."It just seems so poorly timed...
Alaska Editorial: UA president bonus a bad idea

...the university must close a $12 million budget deficit, and, in its attempt, laying off about 40 staff at the Fairbanks campus while the other campuses allow positions to remain vacant.Clearly, in economic times such as the university is...
Alaska Editorial: Despite UA's recent veto of 4 percent hike, price of higher education is rising

...confronted with this fiscal year, which began July 1. Of that total, a $12 million shortage was assigned to the Fairbanks campus. To deal with it, UAF Chancellor Brian Rogers in late June announced several individual reductions as well as broad...
Letter: Guns: A threat to learning

...writing because I represent 544 (of 965) United Academics (UNAC) faculty members on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus. You have already received a note from our UNAC president, professor Abel Bult-Ito, in this context. SB176...
Concealed carry on campus?

...crimes committed in 2010 or 2012. In 2011, there were three robberies on campus or in residential facilities.The Fairbanks campus has not been as fortunate. From 2010 to 2012, UAF police reported 26 cases of forcible sexual assault, two cases...
State | AK legislature
Juneau rental prices rising's high vacancy rate to high mobility in the area thanks to a nearby military base and the University of Alaska, Fairbanks campus. Rent in Anchorage, Alaska's largest city, is the second-highest in the state, and the vacancy rate is lower...
State | Local
Alaska Science Forum: Fifty years of far-north biology

...At last week's dedication of the Institute of Arctic Biology's lovely new building on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus, I saw more than a dozen people who have appeared in this space since fall 1994 (when I took over this column from...


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