The Legislative Council voted 12-1 to approve filing a legal brief backing the lawsuit.
Alaska Native students are vastly underrepresented on college campuses. When it comes to STEM — fields that are especially dominated by white men — Alaska Native students face even greater barriers.
The Juneau School District says classes won’t move online during the closure.
Alaska lost a champion and a colossal philanthropist when retired banker Ed Rasmuson died Tuesday at age 81.
The Alaska Higher Education Investment Fund has been under threat of being emptied of more than $400 million as a result of legislative budget fights.
A University of Alaska Fairbanks researcher who listens to killer whales using underwater microphones has learned some interesting things about the creatures.
UAS doesn’t have any federal contracts over $250,000 — the cutoff for when COVID-19 vaccination requirements kick-in
UA interim President Pat Pitney announced the mandate, citing renewal of $300 million in federal contracts.
Interim president Pat Pitney said she expects a federal vaccination mandate to apply to the entire UA system soon.
The University of Alaska Fairbanks has moved the “Into the Wild” bus to a UAF engineering building lab for repairs.