Six graduate students selected by Alaska Sea Grant will spend a year working with state and federal agencies to support healthy coastal communities and the marine environment.
During the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) College of Engineering’s Spring Celebration on May 4, R&M CONSULTANTS, INC.’s Group Manager of Site Development, Nicole Knox, PE, was inducted into the College’s Alumni Hall of Fame.
Circular Boutique will hold the 3rd Annual EMPOWERED Fashion Show on Friday, June 1st at 5:30 p.m.
Mara Kimmel recently joined the Anchorage Museum as deputy director of strategy, research and scholarship where she will develop strategic partnerships; Arctic science and social science research and fellowship programs; and programs around equity, resilience and diversity.
The Alaska Division of Agriculture invites the public to submit nominations for the 19th Annual Farm Family of the Year award. The award will be presented at the Alaska State Fair.
The Alaska Legislature last month passed a resolution urging Gov. Bill Walker to declare a linguistic emergency for Alaska Native languages. Now, advocates from across the state are collaborating to help breathe new life into some of these languages.
University of Alaska Fairbanks Chancellor Daniel White announced that Anupma Prakash will serve as the university’s next provost and executive vice chancellor.
Programs aiming to reduce Alaska’s suicide rate will receive thousands of dollars of funding this year through the GCI Suicide Prevention Grant Program. GCI has donated an additional $100,000 to the program in 2018 in response to the success of its 2016 grant.
Once again, the Alaska Zoo will host Access Zoo Days on May 16 and 23, providing accommodation for guests with mobility difficulties.
Rasmuson Foundation has named 35 artists in 11 Alaska communities as Individual Artist Award recipients for 2018. This celebrated group includes eight Anchorage residents and a writer from Wasilla who will receive Project Awards of $7,500. Seven Anchorage artists will receive $18,000 Fellowships.