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News and Press Releases 2018

January 18, 2019

Use of University Research on DNA in Salmon Monitoring Could Result in Savings for State

Researchers at the University of Alaska Southeast, Auke Bay Laboratories, Oregon State University, the UK and China have found that salmon DNA collected in water samples from Auke Creek can be used to infer the number of salmon passing upstream to spawn.

August 16, 2018

Tlingit Master Carver Wayne Price Joins University of Alaska Southeast Northwest Coast Arts Faculty

Wayne Price, Tlingit Master Carver from Haines, Alaska, has joined the University of Alaska Southeast

April 24, 2018

University of Alaska Southeast Commencement 2018

On the first weekend in May, the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) will celebrate student achievement and success at commencement activities on its three campuses in Sitka, Ketchikan, and Juneau.

4/12/18

UAS Sitka campus selects professor Leslie Gordon as director

UAS Sitka campus selects professor Leslie Gordon as director

4/9/18

Second UAS faculty member earns Fulbright Scholar award

Second UAS faculty member earns Fulbright Scholar award

4/3/18

Peak Trust Company Donates $10,500 to University of Alaska Ted Stevens Legislative Internship Program

Peak Trust Company has donated $10,500 to the Senator Ted Stevens Legislative Internship Program to provide scholarships for University of Alaska students.

March 27, 2018

Dr. Steve Atwater Selected as Executive Dean to Lead New Alaska College of Education

Following a national search, Dr. Steve Atwater has been selected as Executive Dean of new Alaska College of Education (AKCOE) at the University of Alaska Southeast.

March 6, 2018

UAS Marine Biology Faculty Earns Fulbright Award for Research

Heidi Pearson, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Marine Biology at the University of Alaska Southeast, has been granted a prestigious Fulbright Scholar award, which provides funds for research and study abroad.