Telecom & Tech
Alaska’s lack of infrastructure makes it important to develop reliable lines of communication which the state’s telecom companies pursue rigorously. GCI, AT&T, Alaska Communications, Quintillion, and ASTAC are some of the businesses that have kept Alaska’s communication networks up to speed.
Latest Telecom & Tech News
Alaska Communications announced William H. Bishop, senior vice president, customer and revenue management, is being promoted to senior vice president and chief operations officer as of April 9, 2019.read more
Through a new student gateway called My Future Alaska, prospective students can search programs, degrees, transfer agreements between colleges, estimate their costs, and more easily find the University of Alaska campusread more
Holland America Line and Princess Cruises recently contributed $35,000 to provide scholarships for students from rural Alaska attending UAS and pursuing programs related to STEM.read more
For everything from basketball and outhouse races to movie nights and cook-offs, hundreds of Southwest Alaska residents are gathering in Dillingham this week for the 61st Annual Beaver Round-Up.read more
A breakthrough by a University of Alaska Fairbanks researcher could lead to computer hard drives capable of storing much more data in a smaller space.read more
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The University of Alaska Southeast has received a grant to create a Tlingit language radio program and a multimedia Word of the Week Program.read more
Coastal Villages Region Fund (CVRF) kicked off the tenth round of its popular People Propel program this past month following the Board of Directors’ approval of the $1.5 million budget for this year’s program.read more
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The 2019 Alaska Business Corporate 100 Directory
Ranked by Alaska employees, these outstanding organizations are keeping Alaskans at work.