The UAF English Department announces the Spring 2011 Writing Contests. The seven contests are open to all undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at University of Alaska campuses during the 2010-2011 school year. The competitive categories include fiction, nonfiction, poetry, literary criticism and essay. Cash prizes will be awarded. Entries are due by March 11, 2011. … Continue reading English Department announces writing contests
The Office of Information Technology currently maintains 55 smart classrooms across the Fairbanks campus. The rooms are varied from those that might have a projector in the room with a connection for your laptop to those that contain full-blown video conferencing equipment. Many of the smart classrooms have been installed with one-time money with no … Continue reading Karl Kowalski on smart classrooms and Google Groups
The fourth Western Alaska Interdisciplinary Science Conference and Forum takes place Tuesday – Friday, March 22 – 25, in Bethel at the UAF Kuskokwim Campus. Hosted by the UAF Kuskokwim Campus, this conference will be the first of its kind to be held in Bethel, Alaska. The intent of this program is to bring together scientists, educators, … Continue reading Kuskokwim Campus hosts interdisciplinary science conference
Scott Keyes with Lincoln Financial Advisors will be on the Fairbanks campus March 9 and 10 to meet with employees. Typical items for discussion include the university optional retirement plan, pension, tax deferred savings plans and retirement income planning. Appointments can be scheduled Wednesday, March 9, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. in Wood Center Conference … Continue reading Lincoln Financial offers retirement planning
Jingjing Liang, assistant professor with the School of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences, was recently appointed associate editor of the Canadian Journal of Forest Research, one of the most prestigious journals in forest sciences.
The Borealis Student Bistro is open and accepting reservations for lunch on Fridays from 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. The Bistro offers a fixed price menu for $10 which includes a choice of soup or salad, entree and a beverage. Upcoming menus include Cajun and Creole cuisine March 4 and Cuisines of the Central Plains … Continue reading Borealis Bistro is open for reservations
The Statewide Office of Internal Audit provides assistance to administrative units throughout the UA system. Services include assistance investigating potential fraud, helping ensure data security controls are followed and providing suggestions for improvement to current practices. Suggestions for keeping office logs uses to centralize and track transaction information is available online. SOIA feedback provides extra … Continue reading Statewide Office of Internal Audit