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Chidi Iwuoha

CBPP Graduate Chidi Iwuoha Featured in Green & Gold

Chidi Iwuoha, double majoring in business management and marketing, said commencement was a pivotal moment because as the announcer read his name aloud and the crowd erupted into a cheer, all he could think about was the 11-year-old boy in fifth grade, who was 300-plus pounds, and just how far he’d come from that boy.

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Artificial Intelligence

BA490/690 AI Concepts & Business Applications Has Concluded Its First Semester

Spring 2019 was the inaugural semester for BA490/690 “AI Concepts & Business Applications”. The course focused on artificial intelligence and how it’s transforming and being leveraged in modern business. Students learned strategies employed by companies leading in AI, and the prospects for its growth.

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Alaska Native regional chairs

History Made: Inside the Boardroom

On April 5, 2019 history was made at the University of Alaska Anchorage College of Business and Public Policy when 10 of the 12 Alaska Native regional chairs attended BA A403 Inside the Boardroom of an Alaska Native Organization. To our knowledge, this is the first time 10 of the 12 regions were represented in this manner and we were honored to have them as our guests.

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Academic Decathalon

Sharing Expertise to Drive Alaska High School Student Success

On Thursday, February 21, 2019, the halls of the Hilton Anchorage Hotel were filled with more than 140 students from 16 high schools across Alaska rehearsing presentations in preparation for the 34th annual GCI Alaska Academic Decathlon Speech competition.

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Nils Rygaard

Hockey Captain and Management Major Nils Rygaard Featured in Green & Gold

Nils Rygaard’s comfort as a leader extends beyond the ice and into the classroom as a business management major with an economics minor. While the boardroom is almost certain to follow, he will already have had years of experience adapting his hockey captain approach for positions outside of the rink.

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