Dr. Angie Zheng and Dr. Yonggang Lu Awarded 2015 Innovate Award
Congratulations go out to the College of Business and Public Policy's Dr. Angie Zheng (Economics and Public Policy Dept.) and Dr. Yonggang Lu (Information and Decision Sciences Dept.) who were awarded a 2015 Innovate Award for their proposal "Consumer Preference and Market Potentials for Alaska Salmon in China".
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Each week the College of Business and Public Policy will be highlighting a mentor in the Leadership Fellows program with an interview conducted by their protégé. This week’s featured protégé/mentor pairing is Misha Sajjad and her mentor Bruce Tangeman, Vice President Administration and Finance for Alaska Gasline Development Corporation (AGDC).
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WPMRE Student Receives Travel Scholarship
Amanda Doughty, junior at UAA, was one of six students, nationally, to receive a travel scholarship funded by the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM®) Foundation. The scholarship, aimed at introducing students to the vast career opportunities in property management and real estate, included airfare, lodging, registration, and per diem for Amanda to attend the IREM® Fall Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida from October 14-19.
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The Lee Huskey Award
To honor Professor Huskey’s contributions to the university and his commitment to student success, we have created the Lee Huskey Award. Each spring, this award will honor a top economics student with $1,000.
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Hometown U: Get the salary you want
Frank Jeffries teaches people how to negotiate. When interviewing for a job, buying a car, or even shopping for a dress at Nordstrom, most of the world sees the deal as a win-lose scenario, a seller’s market, a price tag set in stone. Not Jeffries, a professor of business administration at UAA’s College of Business and Public Policy. He sees a rainbow with a pot of gold at both ends…
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