The future of the UA system

first_imgPost your comment before, during or after the live broadcast (comments may be read on air). Send an email to (comments may be read on air) HOST: Lori TownsendGUESTS: Jim Johnsen, President, University of Alaska SystemLarry Hinzman, Vice Chancellor of Research, University of Alaska Fairbanks LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.SUBSCRIBE: Get Talk of Alaska updates automatically by email, RSS or podcast. Call 550-8422 (Anchorage) or 1-800-478-8255 (statewide) during the live broadcast PARTICIPATE: Governor Mike Dunleavy’s vetoes cut 41 percent of the state’s contribution to the University of Alaska system budget and the University president says thousands of faculty will be laid off. How will UA handle the deep cuts to programs, staff and students? And could UA could lose national accreditation? We’ll discuss the future of Alaska’s university system on the next Talk of Alaska. Nyariak Kuany studies for one of her summer final exams at the University of Alaska-Anchorage. (Erin McKinstry, Alaska Public Media)last_img


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