UAS Alumni & Friends AssociationEducation in Juneau, Alaska
The annual Alumni & Friends annual Spring Auction & Banquet in the beautiful Egan Library is coming up again on March 31, 2018.
Join us on campus for a fun evening of music, a delicious dinner spread, libations, student speakers, and plethora of items for sale, including unique Southeast experiences and desserts -- all donated from Southeast businesses, artists, and individuals.
Get your tickets now by contacting the Alumni Office at 796-6569 or email@example.com....
Thank you to all who attended and have attended in the past to support student scholarships. All proceeds from the event support students in their academic endeavors and help them to become UAS alums!
Whether you are currently employed or looking for a job, we have a unique opportunity that will provide you with "cutting edge" advice from professionals as well as help you hone your job search skills.
Members of the Society of Human Resource Managers (SHRM), a prominent national professional association, will be on campus Friday, March 23rd, from 3-5 pm in Egan 223 to present the following:
- The Power and Importance of Networking;
- Standing out in the Crowd (resumes, cov...er letters, and applications);
- Interview Preparation and Following up.
One on one help will also be available after each session with remaining time for networking.
Pizza and drinks will be provided by the Student Alumni Association.
UAS alumna, Tiffany Zulkosky '15, was sworn into the Alaska Legislature today. Tiffany was appointed to the Legislature by Governor Walker and represents House District 38. Tiffany is a graduate of the UAS Master of Public Administration program.
A great opportunity to learn and receive help on a variety of job-seeking skills on March 23!
Can't attend in person? Join us on Facebook Live!
The deadline to file for your 2018 Permanent Fund Dividend is March 31. We hope you will consider contributing a portion of your dividend to the University of Alaska Southeast through Pick.Click.Give. -- a little bit goes a long way to support our students and programs.
Even if you have already applied for your PFD, you can still log-in again and designate a recipient through Pick.Click.Give.
You can designate the University of Alaska Southeast as a Pick.Click.Give. recipient here: https://pfd.alaska.gov/
UA Advocates –
It’s time to make your voice heard and show your support for the
The House Finance Committee is hearing public testimony this Thursday, Friday, and Saturday and it’s critical that legislators hear your story about why the university matters to you, your family and friends, and our communities.
Testify either by going to your local Legislative Information Office (LIO) or by calling in during the time specified below. Find your LIO here: http://akleg.gov/lios.php. If you can’t make it to an LIO, you may call in during time allocated for the Off Net Sites – in Juneau, call 907-586-9085, in Anchorage, call 907-563-9085, and in all other locations, call 844-586-9085.
Public testimony is limited to 2 minutes. Plan to sign in at your LIO or call 30 minutes prior to the end of each period, otherwise public testimony may close early. If you can’t make it to testify during one of those times, you can also email the House Finance Committee members at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Juneau Garden Club scholarship recipient Olivia Lihou took a break from her job at the UAS Rec Center to join Juneau Garden Club member Rachel Barth for our annual UAS Scholarship Recognition Luncheon Friday. It's always inspiring to see donors connect with the students whose lives are changed through private giving!
Join Alumni & Friends on the Juneau campus for the largest event in support of student scholarships. The evening includes dinner by Abby's Kitchen, a no-host bar, music, a wonderful assortment of silent and live auction items from local businesses and individuals, delicious desserts, and more!
$40 - Alumni & Friends members
$50 - General Public
$350 - Table of 8
Tickets available from the Alumni Office: 907-796-6569 / email@example.com
Online tickets coming soon at: www.uas.alaska.edu/alumni.
Alumni & Friends, here is an upcoming opportunity to share your thoughts on university issues with UA Regents:
The UA Board of Regents will hold its public testimony call-in session on Tuesday, February 20 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Members of the UA community and the general public who would like to testify on university issues are invited to call in to share thoughts with the regents. To participate, call 1-866-726-0757.
The Board of Regents will hold its business meeting March 1-2 in Fairbanks. The meeting agenda will be available online on February 15. More information can be found at http://www.alaska.edu/bor.
Such a warm reception at the Governor's House for the Senator Ted Stevens Legislative Interns and the Ted Stevens Foundation! It is amazing example of the impact of private giving and a fitting tribute to a man who shared the UAS mission of providing experiential learning to Alaskan students.
Join Alumni & Friends for a special presentation and conversation on climate change by UAS Professor of Environmental Science, Eran Hood, Ph.D. and Asst. Professor of Forest Ecosystem Ecology, Brian Buma, Ph.D.
Learn about historical data on the changes to Juneau area glaciers and forests, how that affects our community’s ecology, and what it could mean for the future.
Egan Lecture Hall, Rm. 112...
Event is free and open to all. Light refreshments will be served.