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Ulmer welcomed to FNB board us as we continue to do what's right for First National and our state."Ulmer is chairwoman of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission, where she has served since being appointed by President Barack Obama in 2011. "It's an honor and privilege...
My Turn: Alaskan can safely exit the Arctic oil rapids

...infrastructure, logistical and operational support, and multilateral research opportunities to investments. The U.S. Arctic Research Commission, in its recent white paper on oil spills in Arctic, recommends future work in areas such as: oil spill...
Mild 2013 cuts Arctic a break, though warming woes remain card editor Martin Jeffries, a University of Alaska geophysicist who is the science adviser to the U.S. Arctic Research Commission."The Arctic has shifted to a new normal," Jeffries said at the American Geophysical Union scientific...
Coast Guard honors Fran Ulmer at ceremony

Former Lt. Governor and current chair of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission Fran Ulmer Saturday received a Coast Guard District 17 coin from the district commander, Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, in honor of...
Alaskan leading Arctic discussion

...of her current duties as chairwoman of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission, it could have big ramifications for Alaska...the Secretary of State. "As chair of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission, Fran Ulmer is arguably the most knowledgeable...
US, Canada conduct Bering Strait spill drill

...presence In the Alaskan Arctic, said Fran Ulmer, a former Alaska lieutenant governor who now chairs the U.S. Arctic Research Commission, an advisory body of citizens and scientists who give advice to federal agencies on Arctic research priorities...
Treadwell calls on US to make use of the Arctic

...together, deserve the same kind of coverage?" Treadwell asked. Treadwell, who resigned as chair of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission to run for lieutenant governor, spoke to the Juneau World Affairs Council Wednesday at Centennial Hall...
Warming may lead to Arctic shortcut

...experts believe Knaus' ideas have at least some merit. Lawson Brigham, deputy executive director of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission in Alexandria, Va., said Knaus is "on the mark." "It sounds like she's a visionary and taking a...
Treadwell settles in to new job as lieutenant governor; focus on Arctic, research, oil

...Treadwell has extensive experience in Arctic and environmental issues; he served as a chairman of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission and directed the city of Cordova's spill response after the Exxon Valdez disaster. He believes oil and...
Alaskans hope to see the US asserting Arctic control

...icebreaking capability than is now available, they said.Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell, former chairman of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission, told those in Juneau that under Law of the Sea, the United States will be able to assert a claim to an...


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