UAF Research News
October 16, 2019
The IARC Salon panel discussion on wildfire, led by Uma Bhatt, Nancy Fresco and Joe Little, will be held Oct. 24 from 2-3 p.m. in Akasofu 401.
October 16, 2019
A Siberian trapper-turned-geneticist will explore the connections between modern organisms and their ancestors during a talk at the University of Alaska Fairbanks on Oct. 22.
October 15, 2019
UAF Staff Council, the International Arctic Research Center and the Blood Bank of Alaska will hold their biannual blood drive Oct. 24 in Akasofu 501.
October 14, 2019
The eighth annual Alaska Interior Medical Education Summit on Oct. 19 will offer community members a way to explore an ever-expanding array of health careers and educational opportunities.
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At 200 miles south of the Arctic Circle, the Fairbanks campus is well situated for northern research. UAF research in arctic biology, engineering, geophysics, supercomputing, and Alaska Native studies is renowned worldwide.
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