Hometown U

Hometown U represents the University of Alaska Anchorage. We are a diverse and inclusive public university serving 20,000 students in Anchorage and four community campuses. Our mission is to discover and disseminate knowledge through teaching, research, engagement and creative expression.

Here you'll be alerted to enriching opportunities for engaging your mind and heart. What are our scientists working on? Our playwrights and poets? What's student life like? Get perspective on Alaska and global complexities through the eyes of those who study them carefully.

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We invite you to explore this great university, located right in your own backyard.

Contact Kathleen McCoy at kmccoy5@uaa.alaska.edu

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Looking for work? Put this city-wide job and career fair on your calendar

Few in the Anchorage community may realize that the UAA Career Services Center is available not just to students and alumni looking for work, but also any member of the community, FREE OF CHARGE!

Here is the portal page for community members to take advantage of services. On this page, you'll find access to services like resume and cover letter review, interview practice and job databases, like Alaska Career Information Systems (AKCIS).

And here's the date to load into your calendar, with a reminder: Thursday, February 14, 2013. This fair includes FREE PARKING in the South Lot (directly in front of the Student Union and the Wells Fargo Sports Complex, bordering Providence Drive.)

Hey, maybe that's the start of something sweeeeeeet!

For your calendar: Feb. 14, 2013, the City-Wide Career & Job Fair at UAA: This fair, and all services at the UAA Career Services Center, are available to the general public at no charge.For your calendar: Feb. 14, 2013, the City-Wide Career & Job Fair at UAA: This fair, and all services at the UAA Career Services Center, are available to the general public at no charge.

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UAA's Northern Exposures: UAA has launched a photo blog to feature life and events at UAA. Come join us!UAA's Northern Exposures: UAA has launched a photo blog to feature life and events at UAA. Come join us!

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