July events at the UAA Bookstore: Alcan Highway history, UAF Experiment Farm and new poetry collections
Last Updated ( June 26, 2017 )

All UAA Bookstore events are informal, free and open to the public. July 2017 events include a discussion of building the Alcan Highway and what’s new at the UAF Experiment Farm.

Regents hear FY18 budget plan; approve budget contingency option
Last Updated ( June 23, 2017 )

Striking a relieved but somber tone, University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen presented the university’s FY18 budget to the UA Board of Regents at its June 22 special meeting. On Wednesday, the legislative operating budget conference committee set the university’s […]

Registration days for Arts & Sciences students set for June 28 and July 14
Last Updated ( June 22, 2017 )

The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Academic Advising Team is holding open academic advising sessions this summer to help students who haven’t yet registered for Fall 2017 classes. Please come join us on Wednesday, June 28 in Rasmuson Hall […]

Aeron Chair for Sale
Last Updated ( June 22, 2017 )

Aeron Chair for Sale – Herman Miller authentic Aeron chair, size large, black with black mesh fabric. New hard floor/carpet casters last Spring. $500 OBO. (In case you wonder, these run about $1000-$1200 new, and are hard to get shipped […]

Free literary readings July 9–18 during Northern Renaissance Arts & Sciences Series
Last Updated ( June 28, 2017 )

UAA’s MFA program in Creative Writing proudly presents the Northern Renaissance Arts & Sciences Series July 9–18, 2017. All readings begin at 8 p.m. in the Fine Arts Building, Room 150. Admission and parking are free.

Conference committee sets UA budget at $317 million
Last Updated ( June 23, 2017 )

Dear UA Community – Following up on the cautious optimism I expressed yesterday, this afternoon the legislative operating budget conference committee adopted a budget for the University of Alaska, funding us at $317 million unrestricted general funds (UGF). While this […]

Significant impacts to UAA Drive and Providence Drive due to ML&P work
Last Updated ( June 21, 2017 )

Beginning on Saturday, June 24 Municipal Light and Power will begin work on electrical distribution infrastructure along UAA Drive and Providence Drive. This work will cause significant road closures.

June 20 budget status update from Chancellor Case
Last Updated ( June 23, 2017 )

Dear UAA Community, Last Friday the Alaska Legislature ended its special session without passing an FY18 operating budget for the state. Governor Walker immediately called a second special session that began Friday afternoon. Though the fiscal year doesn’t begin until […]

June 20 budget update from UA President Jim Johnsen
Last Updated ( June 23, 2017 )

Dear UA Community – I had planned to address you tomorrow via a livestreamed webcast to inform you about contingency plans for reduced university operations as of July 1. But the long days of the solstice seem to have brought […]

Save the date for July surplus sale and departmental selection
Last Updated ( June 20, 2017 )

Don’t miss the upcoming GSS Surplus Sale and departmental preview. Open to the public Friday, July 14, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. UAA Warehouse (4111 Ingra Street) Shop for surplus electronics, furniture and more. Drop by the UAA Warehouse anytime during the […]