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Diane Sleszynski and Willie Hensley

Diane Sleszynski Came a Long Way to take Willie Hensley's Class

Diane Sleszynski's commute from Lutz, Florida, to Anchorage is 3,700 miles one way and takes roughly 20 hours, and that’s if the layovers are generous. Despite the hefty price tag and time commitment, Sleszynski is more than happy to pay it.

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ISER’s Jennifer Schmidt Presents at Arctic Frontiers in Norway

ISER’s Jennifer Schmidt gave presentations at the recent Arctic Frontiers conference in Tromso, Norway on the role of technology in remote Arctic communities and how harvesting wood for fuel impacts subsistence.

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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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Dr. Chad Briggs

Open Forum for Director of Graduate Public Policy and Administration Programs: Dr. Chad Briggs

You are invited to attend the upcoming open forum for the Director of Graduate Public Policy and Administration Programs position. The last of our three candidate interviews for this search will be Thursday afternoon (2/21/2019) with Dr. Chad Briggs. Dr. Chad Briggs Thursday, February 21, 2:30—3:45 p.m., Rasmuson Hall, room 303

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