by alaskabusiness | Jun 8, 2023 | Education, Right Moves
The Juneau School District selected Eldri Westmoreland as the first permanent Principal of the Tlingit Culture, Language, and Literacy program, which has grown since it was established in 2000.
by alaskabusiness | Jun 6, 2023 | Education, Right Moves
The interim director of the UAF Bristol Bay Campus in Dillingham, Wanda Wahl, can keep the job for the long term.
by alaskabusiness | May 25, 2023 | Education, Nonprofits, Right Moves
The University of Alaska Foundation has a new Chief Financial Officer. Alex Slivka brings more than forty years of experience in accounting, finance, and investments to the nonprofit that stewards the UA System’s philanthropic support.
by alaskabusiness | May 24, 2023 | Education, Mining, News
The operator of the Fort Knox gold mine presented $350,000 to UAF to establish the Kinross Alaska Future Leaders Endowed Scholarship, with the goal of diversifying the resource development workforce.
by alaskabusiness | May 10, 2023 | Education, Healthcare, News
Alaska Pacific University now has the state’s only accredited program for a Licensed Practical Nursing certificate, receiving approval in early May, just after five new nurses graduated in Bethel.
by alaskabusiness | Apr 27, 2023 | Education, News, Science
The UAF College of Business and Security Management awarded more than $45,000 in cash prizes to inventors at the 2023 Arctic Innovation Competition.
by alaskabusiness | Mar 22, 2023 | Agriculture, Alaska Native, Education, News
Alaska Village Initiatives received a $28,000 grant to support The Amazing Ag-in-a-Box Traveling Classroom program, an in-person expansion of its online subsistence farming curriculum.
by alaskabusiness | Mar 16, 2023 | Education, Right Moves
The founder of an Anchorage aerospace firm is lending his business acumen to aspiring entrepreneurs.
by Tasha Anderson | Mar 1, 2023 | Education, Magazine
Two exceptional Alaskans are being inducted into the Alaska Innovators Hall of Fame this year: LeeAnn Munk and Mary Beth Leigh.
by alaskabusiness | Feb 27, 2023 | Alaska Native, Education, News, Nonprofits
A million-dollar gift from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust helps Cook Inlet Tribal Council expand its Super Fab Lab, supporting STEAM education.