The University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Alaska Satellite Facility will break ground Aug. 1 on a project to install a new antenna dish on UAF’s West Ridge.
During last week’s Statewide SDI Planning Meeting the chancellors from all three MAUs talked about the issues, problems and potential solutions directly related to the five Strategic Direction themes selected at the meeting. UAF Chancellor Brian Rogers addressed the importance of taking a completely different look at how student success is measured. “If we really … Continue reading Strategic Direction update
After fighting for a spot in the eight-person final, Alaska Nanook rifle alumna Jamie (Beyerle) Gray came up short in her bid for her first Olympic medal by less than two points.
Dropbox is a web-based service that allows you to access all of your files from anywhere. Install Dropbox on your laptop, smartphone, tablet, etc. and changes you make to a document you store in the Dropbox file are accessible from those devices. Your files (complete with recent changes) are also available on the web in … Continue reading Teaching tip: Dropbox
UAF Day at the Tanana Valley State Fair is Tuesday, Aug. 7, noon – 5 p.m. Bring your UAF PolarExpress card or UAF Alumni Association membership card and receive $1 off adult fair admission. The fair runs Aug. 3 – 12. Be sure to stop by UAF’s main booth in the Borealis Pavilion and Totem Square and the white … Continue reading UAF Day at the Tanana Valley State fair
Join Izetta Chambers for a free lecture at 7 p.m., Tuesday, August 14 in 201 O’Neill as part of Alaska’s Land and Sea Lecture Series. Chambers is a Marine Advisory Program agent and assistant professor at UAF. Her areas of focus include entrepreneurial development and fisheries regulatory permitting and compliance. Alaska’s Land and Sea Lecture … Continue reading Sea Grant’s Izetta Chambers lecture
Poul Jensen, GI graduate student, will give a 30-minute showing of his aurora film at 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 31 in 109 Butrovich. Jensen is a graduate student from Denmark studying space physics under Bill Bristow and has been with UAF since 2002. He was drawn to Alaska from the University of Copenhagen where he … Continue reading Aurora Sensations film showing July 31
The Sustainable Village, a brand new campus residence, is ready to house 16 students who are willing to use team work to shape the experience. Applications are being accepted online at www.uaf.edu/sustainability/sustainable-village/. The village consists of four four-bedroom homes focused around a sustainable lifestyle and include solar panels, sustainable materials, a home-grown garden, energy usage … Continue reading Sustainable Village accepting applications
UAF Community and Technical College will host an open house and registration event Thursday, Aug. 16 from 4 – 6:30 p.m. at 604 Barnettte Street. Students can register and pay for classes and much more. Visit www.ctc.uaf.edu or call 455-2800 for more information.