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Alaska Editorial: UA president bonus a bad idea

...appeared in the Ketchikan Daily News: It's a bad decision on the face of it from a public perspective.The University of Alaska Board of Regents hopes to entice the system's president to extend his stay with a $320,000 bonus.This is while...
My Turn: Guns on campus: Let's aim for the right target

...SB176 (I had, in fact, declared clearly to the Senate Judiciary Committee that, as written then and now, the University of Alaska Board of Regents would not support the bill, but no matter), I asked myself: "Argue against what?" I am a gun...
Concealed carry on campus?

...bill introduced Friday that would prohibit the University of Alaska Board of Regents from banning concealed weapons on...should be infringed."In addition to barring the University of Alaska Board of Regents from prohibiting the concealed carry...
State | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: Concealed carry bill misses the mark

...around Second Amendment rights by going after University of Alaska policies as a whole. The bill would forbid the University of Alaska Board of Regents from enacting policies that don't run parallel to state laws.The question is: How many policies...
Opinion | AK legislature
State university system plans strategy for federal budget cuts

FAIRBANKS - When Carla Beam prepared a report on the so-called "fiscal cliff" for the University of Alaska Board of Regents in December, she found unexpected inspiration in a Looney Tunes clip. Wile E. Coyote's legs would keep churning...
State | Local
My Turn: The oil tax takeaway/giveaway: SB 21

...Pete Kelly has spoken the truth. I've known Senator Kelly and his brother Mike since Mike and I were on the University of Alaska Board of Regents and Pete was a lobbyist for our University - doing a fine job helping Mark Hamilton and Wendy Redmon...
Roller coaster for ed funding at hearing

...would have been more appropriate just to leave it under the consolidated mining ? initiative and allow the (University of Alaska) Board of Regents to kind of figure out where to best appropriate those funds," Kawasaki said.Funding for a nursing...
How much does UAS value its freshmen?

...Noyes Pavilion was the clear favorite, Gerken said.Final approval for the project still has to come from the University of Alaska Board of Regents, and will be sought at its September meeting. That meeting will be held in Juneau.While the new...
Legislature again refuses to vote on appointees

...appointments to the boards of fisheries and game, the University of Alaska board of regents and the state Board of Education...of Kotzebue, and Michelle Sparck of Bethel. University of Alaska board of regents: Mark Begich of Anchorage, Joseph...
My Turn: Keeping to schedule creates 'fast' ferries

...Seward, Sitka or Ketchikan. Now that is a fast way to provide an economic boost, keeping jobs and money in Alaska. Williams is retired publisher of the Ketchikan Daily News and a former member of the University of Alaska Board of Regents.


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