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Scientists confirm identity of Alaska’s first ichthyosaur

Scientists confirm identity of Alaska’s first ichthyosaur

Theresa Bakker 907-474-6941 11/25/14 In 1950, a team from the U.S. Geological Survey mapping the U.S. Naval Petroleum Reserve in the western Brooks Range of Alaska...

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Energy workshops hosted in Anchorage

Debbie Carter 907-474-5406 11-24-2014 The University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service will offer four home and camp energy workshops Dec. 3-9 at...

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UAF ranked in among top five emergency management programs

Andrea Miller 907-474-5942 11/21/14 The 2014 listings recently released by the Emergency Management Degree Program Guide rank UAF’s Homeland Security and Emergency...

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Computer science students seeking software design projects

Marmian Grimes 907-474-7902 11/21/14 University of Alaska Fairbanks computer science students are accepting proposals for software design projects. The projects...

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Mendenhall travel fund to support engineering students

Ann Ringstad 907-474-5922 11/18/14 University of Alaska Fairbanks supporters Bill and Nancy Mendenhall have established a student travel endowment fund in the College...

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UAF class helps coffee roasters showcase brews

UAF class helps coffee roasters showcase brews

Photo by Tori LaneStudents Sarah Sackett (left), Erin McGowan, Nicole Lawrence and Rebecca Leivdal helped organize the upcoming Roast and Boast event as part of...

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One of the pieces in the UA Museum of the North's Vogel collection; Schenevus by Stewart Hitch. Oil on canvas, 1982

Vogel exhibit opens in museum collections gallery

Theresa Bakker 907-474-6941 11/19/14 Dorothy and Herbert Vogel on their wedding day, Jan. 14, 1962. Photo by Milton Hitter, courtesy Dorothy and Herbert Vogel, New...

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Lecture to explore plate tectonics

Marmian Grimes 907-474-7902 10/31/14 The University of Alaska Fairbanks will host a free public lecture, “World in Motion: Measuring Plate Tectonics and Other...

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Briana Kremer, 14, Claire Ketzler, 14 and Deanna Falkner, 14, discuss what their robot design in the UAF Robotics Lab. Photo by Diana Campbell

Robots teach teens about science and collaboration

From left, Alex Cater, 14, of West Valley High School, and Nathan Sanches, 14, of Lathrop High School, take a break from building their robot. Photo by Azara Mohammadi. Diana...

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Alaskans to share tales at live storytelling event

Marmian Grimes 907-474-7902 11/13/14 The University of Alaska Fairbanks journalism department will host a live storytelling event, “Dark Winter Nights: True Stories...

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