Seawolf Weekly – April 27, 2016
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Seawolf Weekly  
April 27, 2016

Commencement speaker Jonathon Taylor

Jonathon Taylor had an unfathomably busy year, balancing academics with a full-time job, while also traveling the world with Seawolf Debate and representing students as USUAA president. Now, he adds one last accolade as student commencement speaker on Sunday, May 1.


Dr. Helena Wisniewski inducted as National Academy of Inventors fellow

The National Academy of Inventors recently honored one of UAA's leaders, inducting Dr. Helena Wisniewski as one of its 2015 fellows during a ceremony in Washington, D.C.

All the state’s a stage

For recent theater graduates Chloe Akers, B.A. '15, and Justin Oller, B.A. '15, the entire state is their latest stage. As guides for Salmon Berry Tours, they take Alaska's visitors on unique small-group tours, treating each road trip as a one-of-a-kind mobile performance.


AHAINA names UAA’s 2016 Man and Woman of Excellence

The AHAINA program of the UAA Multicultural Center chose biological science majors Kenyon Wright and Chelsea Parrocha to be its 2016 Man and Woman of Excellence.


View UAA Calendars

Canning Jams and Jellies
Wednesday, April 27, 5:30–9:30 p.m.
Viking Hall (8141 Briarwood Street)

Claybody Spring Ceramics Sale
Friday, April 29, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Gordon Hartlieb Hall, Room 108

UAA Surplus Sale
Friday, April 29, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
UAA Warehouse (4111 Ingra Street)

Edvinas Minkstimas in concert
Friday, April 29, 7:30–9:30 p.m.
Fine Arts Building, Room 150

Spring Commencement
Sunday, May 1, 1–3 p.m.
Alaska Airlines Center

World Intellectual Property Day
Tuesday, May 3, 12:30–5:30 p.m.
UAA/APU Consortium Library, Room 307


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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