Meet the UAA College of Arts and Sciences dean candidate John Stalvey

2012-04-04 by News, Sports, and Art

The search committee for the dean of the College of Arts and Sciences invites you to meet candidates and hear their presentations on the value of a liberal arts education.

John Stalvey, Ph.D.
Current institution: Kent State University, Kent, OH
Current position: Assoc. Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

This podcast was recorded on April 2, 2012.

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UAA College of Arts and Sciences

Professor Paul Ongtooguk's opening remarks at 'ENGAGE: Building Sustainable Communities'

2012-04-04 by

UAA’s Center for Community Engagement and Learning (CCEL) hosted a two-day workshop March 30-31, 2012 featuring facilitator Dr. Patti Clayton, a scholar with more than 10 years experience in community-engaged teaching and learning.

Judith Owens-Manley, director of CCEL, opened the workshop by introducing guest Prof. Paul Ongtooguk of the College of Education. Dr. Ongtooguk was invited to make opening remarks that would help attendees consider their unique location in Alaska. Dr. Ongtooguk emphasized the importance among Native cultures of using imagination to solve problems.

Dr. Patti Clayton follows with remarks on how community-engaged teaching and learning is shifting toward co-creation among all participants.

This event was recorded March 30, 2012.

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UAA Center for Community Engagement and Learning
PHC Venture
Patti Clayton's Curricular Engagement website

Healing Spices for Cancer and Chronic Disease Series with Dr. Lyn Freeman, Part 2

2012-04-04 by

Dr. Lyn Freeman is an Alaska researcher and behavioral medicine provider who completed six years of National Cancer Institute-funded research on overcoming the side effects of cancer treatments. The intervention she created and tested produced clinically and statistically significant improvements and is now a model of care for cancer survivors.

The title of her talk here is “The history of spice research and 15 cancer fighting spices.” This podcast was recorded March 27, 2012.

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Dr. Lyn Freeman
Personal website
UAA Campus Bookstore