US Department of Commerce Invests $849,185 to Support Business Resiliency Efforts in Ekwok

US Department of Commerce Invests $849,185 to Support Business Resiliency Efforts in Ekwok

The US Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $849,185 grant to the Native Village of Ekwok to build a multi-purpose facility that will enhance the resiliency of the area’s business community. This EDA grant is expected to create or retain fifty-five jobs and generate $45,000 in private investment.

Op-Ed: A Place for You, A Place for Fresh Starts

Op-Ed: A Place for You, A Place for Fresh Starts

“I am hopeful for our institution’s future and remain guided by the university’s mission to put students first,” writes new UAA Chancellor Sean Parnell. “l can assure you that we will continue to invest in our students through real-world and hands-on learning opportunities, access to undergraduate research, and the ability to utilize cutting-edge technology in their chosen degree path.”