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UAA Team Places Second in At Large Regional Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition

The 2018 At Large Regional Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition was held March 23-25. UAA's team, made up of students from CBPP's MIS program; CoEng's Computer Science Program; and UAA Community and Technical College, placed in the top three.

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(Pictured Left to Right) CBPP's Allyson Berg, Dean Bogdan Hoanca, Professor Paul Johnson, and Associate Professor Angie Zheng

The College of Business and Public Policy Goes to China

In early December 2017, a UAA CBPP delegation visited two of our partner institutions in Changchun, China. The main goal was to sign an agreement for a partnership with Jilin University of Finance and Economics (JUFE), for JUFE students to complete a BA Economics degree at UAA. CBPP and JUFE personal connections go back many years, as CBPP has hosted several JUFE visiting faculty in recent years. An additional goal of the trip was to reconnect with the leadership and the faculty from Northeast Normal University (NENU), to reciprocate for their recent visit to Anchorage in summer 2017, under the leadership of Vice President Baojun Ding.

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Weidner Center for Real Estate Management

Weidner Center for Real Estate Management Ribbon Cutting

The College of Business and Public Policy will celebrate the opening of the Weidner Center for Real Estate Management with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, Oct. 25, at 5:15 p.m. on the first floor of Rasmuson Hall.

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Vernon Smith

Experimental Economics Laboratory Named in Honor of Vernon Smith

The Department of Economics and Public Policy's Experimental Economics Lab has been renamed the Vernon Smith Economic Science Laboratory in honor of Nobel laureate and economics professor Vernon Smith.

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Alaska Native Corporation Board Member Peer Exchange

New & Innovative Collaboration of Alaska Native Corporation Boards

We hope you will join us this October 18 for a new and innovative collaboration of Alaska Native Corporation Boards. This session includes important board training, sharing of information among ANC board members and will also include an open Peer Exchange among participants. Specifically designed for Alaska Native Corporation (ANC) board members, this half-day peer exchange offers the opportunity to interact, network, and learn from each other as well as from experts in the field. Come and participate in a session designed to promote meaningful dialogue among Alaska Native Corporations.

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