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Michael Burns

Michael John BurnsDecember 16, 1946 July 16, 2015Michael John Burns passed away peacefully on July 16, 2015, at his home in Juneau, Alaska, surrounded by family. He was born on December 16, 1946, in Galesburg, Illinois to John H. and Louise Little
FNBA contributes $1 million to local organizations

...Pacific University, Alaska Native Heritage Center educational outreach, the Alaska Sealife Center and the University of Alaska Foundation.Alaska's youths were also a focus for First National's donation efforts. The bank contributed to organizations...
My Turn: Parnell has a proven track record on education

...of Alaska and now serves as chair of the Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education, vice-chair of the University of Alaska Foundation Board of Trustees, and is member of the Alaska State Committee on Research. The views expressed above are...
Evening at Egan to feature Stephen Langdon

...Alaska Native people as well as many articles and reports. In 2012 he was awarded the Bullock Prize by the University of Alaska Foundation for career excellence in contributions to Alaska.Langdon's UAS lecture is free and open to the public...
Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

...President's Professor of Alaska Native Languages and Culture at UAS from 2005 to 2011 and was awarded the University of Alaska Foundation's Edith R. Bullock Prize for Excellence for his work there in 2012.Twitchell took over for Dauenhauer...
Chocopalooza event is 'Halloween for grown-ups'

...for a good cause. All the money goes toward UAS scholarships - the organization donates the funds to the University of Alaska Foundation. Last year, the organization raised $25,000, which went to 10 scholarships."They do that almost every...
My Turn: Supporting higher education pays dividends

...Board of Trustees of the University of Alaska Foundation, I proudly do what I...positive difference. The University of Alaska Foundation is proud to join chairwoman of the University of Alaska Foundation Board of Trustees and...
Thank you from UAS alumni

...Schmitz.These businesses and individuals have enabled us to grow our programming support endowment at the University of Alaska Foundation, which will one day allow for self-sustainability of the association. Events like the golf tournament...
UAS professor wins teaching award

Julie Hamilton, University of Alaska Southeast assistant professor of accounting, has been awarded the University of Alaska Foundation Harold T. Caven Professorship, a $20,000 award meant to build the business and finance departments within...
A jewel in the crown of the University of Alaska: College savings program

...President for Finance & Chief Treasury Officer for the University System of Alaska and as Treasurer for the University of Alaska Foundation. He was the principal architect of Alaska's Section 529 College Savings Program and one of the founding...


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