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2019 ANCSA Series

ANCSA Seminar Series: Women in Leadership

Join us for the 2019 ANCSA Seminar Series "Women in Leadership" on March 29, 2019 at 7:00pm in Rasmuson Hall room 101. Since its enactment in 1971, the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act has been the largest lands claim our Nation has ever seen.

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Dr. Mouhcine Guettabi

Dr. Mouhcine Guettabi Testifies before the House and Senate Finance Committees

Perhaps the most interesting set of hearings during the week of March 4th was the House and Senate Finance Committee’s review of the projected economic impacts of the Governor’s proposed FY20 budget. The committees separately engaged economists from state agencies, the Governor’s office, and UAA’s Institute of Social & Economic Research to assess the economic impact budget cuts will have. 

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Professor John Duffy receiving an honorary doctorate

John Duffy Receives Honorary Doctorate from National University of Mongolia

The School of International Relations and Public Administration (SIRPA) at the National University of Mongolia (NUM) conveyed an honorary doctorate to Professor John Duffy, Ph.D., of the University of Alaska Anchorage, on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019.

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Cargo plane cockpit

Professor Prokop in FreightWaves Article

Professor Darren Prokop talks about Alaska's exception from the 1920 Jones Act and the logistical advantage it gives freight carriers operating in Alaska. (article by Linda Baker of FreightWaves)

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Students in Class

Introducing the College of Business and Public Policy Dean's Student Advisory Board

Our Student Advisory Board provides ideas and feedback to the Dean regarding multiple facets of the College’s operations, including: program and curriculum offerings, technology, policies, career-related options, social and networking opportunities, and outreach.

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