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Alaska Senate reverses some cuts to University of Alaska system

With most Senate Finance subcommittees cutting millions on top of the House's reductions, the University of Alaska system saw a healthy add-in of almost $7 million this week.Five million dollars of that figure is discretionary...
State | AK legislature
Lawmakers show no love to public media

...court-appointed lawyers to people who cannot afford them.On Wednesday, a Senate Finance subcommittee on the University of Alaska system added about $6.9 million to its budget. The subcommittee is chaired by Sen. Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks...
State | AK legislature
Senate panel restores some funding for university system

JUNEAU - A Senate subcommittee has restored $6.8 million cut by the House to the University of Alaska system budget.That includes $5 million restored for areas like travel and personal services. The subcommittee also added $1.8 million...
Permanent Fund Corporation not immune to DST impact

...thing for them, but the Department of Environmental Conservation, the Department of Natural Resources and the University of Alaska system reported they were also concerned about communications with the federal government on the East Coast - although...
State | AK legislature
Reinbold: 'I'm hoping my colleagues respect my decision'

...committee on Tuesday. During the meeting, the members reversed several cuts, including $10 million to the University of Alaska system, then sent the budget to the full House.She said that addition was what pushed her to do what she did on...
Coed dormitory rooms to be available at UAF

...floor won't be segregated by gender.The option for housing is the first of its kind among campuses in the University of Alaska system. More than 100 universities in the U.S., however, already offer such housing options. Coed dormitory...
House Finance takes up proposed budget amendments

...much of a proposed $1.7 million cut to public broadcasting and reducing by about $10 million a cut to the University of Alaska system.The committee is considering amendments to the operating budget, with a goal of getting a bill to the House...
House shoots down adding back funding for pre-K, UAS, ferries

State operating budget amendments that would have added back funds to the University of Alaska system and state-funded pre-kindergarten programs were voted down Thursday evening.A stack of minority-sponsored amendments were...
State | AK legislature
Ferry, timber, UAS dollars added back

...said the program is going to be "revamped.""It won't be a B.A. any longer," Pugh said.The entire University of Alaska system saw $10 million restored from a previous $35 million cut.State-funded pre-kindergarten programs remain...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Alaskan can safely exit the Arctic oil rapids

...enterprise content management administrator for the University of Alaska System. Hullavarad has graduate degrees in physics...K. Roy is the Chief Financial Officer of the University of Alaska system and an associate professor of business administration...


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