Seawolf Weekly – June 22, 2016
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June 22, 2016

UAA grads help make ASD “the country’s best school district for refugees”

Earlier this month, named the Anchorage School District “the country's best school district for refugees” in a front page feature story. Meet a few of the UAA grads and faculty who play a part in educating ASD's 10,000 English language learners.


‘You basically hold hands for an hour every two weeks’

Most people are thrilled to find one career passion. Amie Sovitski has been lucky enough to find her bliss in three: construction, business and doing nails.

Cow hearts, faux feces engage Mat-Su’s mini med schoolers

What do jelly beans, plaster of Paris and cow hearts have in common? They all helped kids learn the basics of anatomy and physiology at Mat-Su College’s recent week-long “Mini Med School” summer camp.


View UAA Calendars

“Waging War in Remote Areas: The Falklands War as a Case Study” with Major General Kenneth L. Privratsky
Thursday, June 23, 12–1:30 p.m.
UAA Campus Bookstore

Retirement open house for Susan Kaplan
Thursday, June 23, 12–3 p.m.
Professional Studies Building, Room 205

Retirement reception for Steve Colt and Gunnar Knapp
Friday, June 24, 3–5 p.m.
UAA/APU Consortium Library, Room 307

UAA Planetarium: “Fractals Rock”
Friday, June 24, 6:30 p.m.
ConocoPhillips Integrated Science Building, Room 220

UAA Planetarium: “Exploding Universe”
Friday, June 24, 8 p.m.
ConocoPhillips Integrated Science Building, Room 220


More podcasts...

Strategic Pathways Forum, Governance Groups, April 12, 2016

Strategic Pathways Forum, Student session, April 12, 2016

UAA FY17 Budget Forum, April 15, 2016, Library 307

Strategic Pathways Forum, Faculty/Staff session, April 12, 2016

Chartwell Lecture: Hanna Shelest on 'The Ukraine Crisis'


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