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UAF Research News
September 24, 2021
Sarah Stamps of Virginia Tech will present "Clues About the Break-Up of the African Continent" on Friday, Sept. 24, 2021.
September 23, 2021
The College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences will hold its next weekly seminar on Wednesday, Sept. 22, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. via Zoom. The talk will be offered by Justin Sternberg, director of UAF's Alaska Blue Economy Center.
September 21, 2021
A team of UAF researchers has awarded been $3 million by the National Science Foundation's Navigating the New Arctic program to study permafrost and agriculture interactions.
September 20, 2021
Alexandru Lapadat is the first recipient of the two-year Schaible Geophysical Institute Fellowship.
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