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UAF's Rural Alaska Honors Institute to recognize 59 graduates

...ceremony's keynote speaker. She earned her undergraduate and doctorate degrees in microbiology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. After completing postdoctorate study in Oregon, Milligan-Myhre will join the faculty at the University...
UAS names new A&S dean

After spending the last five years in Anchorage, Karen Schmitt, Ph.D., returns to the University of Alaska Southeast in a new role as Dean of Arts and Sciences and Vice Provost for Research and Sponsored Programs.
Poet, translator Richard Dauenhauer dies at 72

...master's degree in German from the University of Texas and a Ph.D. in comparative literature from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His Ph.D. dissertation was "Text and Context of Tlingit Oral Tradition," printed in 1974. He also...
Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

...Tlingit language and culture from a background in comparative literature, receiving his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1974. He had a wide-ranging, in-depth knowledge of literary genres that included ancient Slavic...
Peg Wilke

...Harry and Ethel (Finney) Lybarger. Graduating from Coshocton High School in 1938, she graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1943 with a B.S. in Physical Education, the foundation of her lifetime interest in health and fitness...
'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter' feeds our social fantasies

...government into shape so that it was as efficient as a well-run private corporation _ what a double feature that would make!? Castronovo is Dorothy Draheim Professor of English and American Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Doggy do's and doggy don'ts

...the Web: McConnell is an adjunct assistant professor of zoology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her company, Dog's Best Friend, specializes in family dog training and treating aggressive dogs. Aside...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...four-year training there before taking the professional engineers exam. Heard is a recent graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering with a major in civil and environmental engineering. Juneau manager for Blockbuster...
Panel hears plan to cap lawyers' fees in $3.4B settlement between American Indians, government

...before the panel Tuesday, and both said they believe the attorney fees should be capped. Richard Monette, a University of Wisconsin-Madison law professor and former tribal chairman of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa, said the plaintiffs...
Academic Recognitions

...semester.Juneau Resident Heidi Jane Jung was one of approximately 6,200 students to receive a degree at the University of Wisconsin - Madison during spring commencement. Jung earned a bachelor of science degree in Nursing.


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