Refine Search

Alaska Editorial: UA system will need strong leadership, support from the state

...region.One of the principal achievements of his tenure atop the UA system is the Shaping Alaska's Future initiative, which began...University of Alaska. It was back in January 1998 that then-UA President Jerome Komisar, in a news release announcing his retirement...
UA campuses to go smoke, tobacco free

...campus to light up. By the end of 2015, UA campuses and buildings will be smoke- and...its meeting this week in Anchorage, the UA Board of Regents voted to eliminate tobacco...everything smokable will be banned.Because the UA system recieves federal funding, marijuana...
'Placeholder' state budget includes $17M in UA cuts

...cuts to Alaska's state universities.UA system President Pat Gamble said the schools...only $379 million in general funds to the UA system.That budget nearly wipes out the...universities can most likely pull through. The UA system went through these kinds of dramatic...
Letter: UA System 2014 annual financial report

...from both rating agencies remained stable. The university's college savings program came in at $6.5 billion. Finally, UA had clean audits from its independent auditors. The 2014 Annual Financial Report was presented by me and was adopted by the Board...
Feds review UA response to sexual violence

...violence.Alaska Dispatch News reported that the UA system is among 64 higher education institutions being...special emphasis on complaints of sexual violence.UA attorney Mike O'Brien says UA is not being investigated in response to specific...
UA president warns of likely budget cuts

...University of Alaska President Pat Gamble said campuses should brace for another round of budget cuts. Speaking Wednesday to the UA Board of Regents, Gamble said some academic programs probably will have to be eliminated and employees will have to be laid off...
Gamble reflects after announcing retirement

...with - Gamble said it's time to retire.UA announced Monday that Gamble will retire...where he served as president and CEO.As UA president, Gamble launched an outreach...the joint effort was unprecedented.The UA system says the completion rate for bachelor's...
UA system warns staff, students of pot use

...regulations regarding marijuana would jeopardize UA's continued receipt of federal funds," the UA email stated.Vice President of University Relations...cultivating marijuana on campus. Students across the UA system had also started asking if they'd now...
Alaska Editorial: Legislature must provide stable budget for UA

...and systemwide budget slashing. And to their credit, this time UA President Patrick Gamble and the Board of Regents saw the financial...perfect arbiters of what is necessary or possible with regard to UA funding. Discussions are already underway about the value of...
UA spokeswoman takes new UAF gig

...Ripley is an alumna of the school. Before working for the university system, Ripley worked for 15 years as a print and radio journalist and public relations consultant.UA will begin a search for Ripley's replacement soon, the release stated.


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback