Monthly Archives: November 2013

Holiday closure reminder

From Brad Lobland, Interim HR director As the semester end is nearing, and the holidays are soon upon us, I’d like to reiterate UAF’s policy regarding winter break and university closure. As a cost savings measure, each year UAF observes a winter closure period. This academic year’s winter closure will be Dec. 25, 2013 through … Continue reading Holiday closure reminder

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Teaching tip: discussion questions

Discussions can be an excellent strategy for enhancing student motivation, fostering intellectual agility and encouraging democratic habits. They create opportunities for students to practice and sharpen a number of skills, including the ability to articulate and defend positions, consider different points of view, and enlist and evaluate evidence. Find this week’s tip at Teaching … Continue reading Teaching tip: discussion questions

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If you are leaving your car on campus for winter break, please park it in the Taku lot (8B) during this time. This is helps Facility Services with snow removal during the break. Vehicles parked in other lots may be subject to towing at the owner’s expense. Vehicles parked in the Taku lot must have a … Continue reading Winter break parking

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