Did you know you can look at some previously classified documents? "The Declassi…

Did you know you can look at some previously classified documents?
"The Declassified Documents Reference System provides access to more than 116,000 declassified documents comprising over 750,00 pages of material from 1945-2006."


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Previously CLASSIFIED Information by kkeating Posted on October 21, 2014 Are you interested in examining selected previously classified government documents? The Declassified Documents Reference System provides access to more than 116,000 declassified documents comprising over 750,00 pages of materi…
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Previously CLASSIFIED Information

Are you interested in examining selected previously classified government documents? The Declassified Documents Reference System provides access to more than 116,000 declassified documents comprising over 750,00 pages of material from 1945-2006, filling an important gap in post World War II domestic and foreign policy studies. Take a look today!

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PRPE writing courses are explored this week on Informania, 88.1FM, www.kruaradio.org.

Deb the Librarian interviews Community and Technical College (CTC) Associate Professor, Shannon Gramse, about the Preparatory Development (PRPE) composition courses, and the role of PRPE courses for incoming university students.  The evolution of the program, course content, and resources are discussed.

Listen to Informania on Monday, 9am or Thursday 5pm.  Listen and be informed!

UAA HERS Information session-Oct 21

UAA HERS Information session:
Tuesday, October 21 10:00-11:00 a.m. LIB 307

The second and final information session regarding the application process to represent UAA at a HERS Summer Institute for women leaders in higher education will be held this Tuesday. All who are interested in learning about HERS are welcome to attend, including those who are not yet ready to apply for the program.

The sessions will cover:
· A brief introduction to the HERS Summer Institutes;
· Experiences of recent participants;
· The UAA internal application process;
· And the vision of the UAA HERS Women’s Leadership Network.

UAA HERS Women’s Leadership Network

http://www.uaa.alaska.edu/chancellor/HERS/index.cfm

Questions? Please contact Kaytlyn Church at kmchurch@uaa.alaska.edu .

Congratulations to the Alaska Quarterly Review for their write up in THE NEW YOR…

Congratulations to the Alaska Quarterly Review for their write up in THE NEW YORK REVIEW OF BOOKS. http://www.nybooks.com/events/alaska-quarterly-review-fall-and-winter-2014-edite/


Alaska Quarterly Review: Fall and Winter 2014, edited by Ronald Spatz. Volume 31. No. 3&4
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Though it’s produced in Anchorage, there’s nothing provincial about the Alaska Quarterly Review. Over the 32 years and counting of its existence AQR stories have won O. Henry Awards and Pushcart Prizes, while its essays, fiction and poetry have also been honored in all the annual “best of” volumes,…
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HERS Brown Bag Lunch Discussion: Women in Higher Education Leadership, Oct. 27

HERS Brown Bag Lunch Discussion: Women in Higher Education Leadership, Oct. 27
October 15, 2014
Monday, Oct. 27, 12–1 p.m.
UAA/APU Consortium Library, Room 307

Please join us for this brown bag lunch to discuss women’s experiences in higher education. This will be a time for open dialogue and sharing of stories and ideas of how to promote women’s success in higher education leadership.

Hosted by UAA HERS Women’s Leadership Network. With the support of the Chancellor’s Cabinet, the UAA HERS Women’s Leadership Network aims to create an inclusive, supportive and engaged network of higher education women leaders at UAA and to empower HERS alumnae to facilitate the selection process for summer institute participants. For more information, visit the UAA HERS Women’s Leadership Network website.

The Internet Archive and Open Library

The Internet Archive and Open Library offers more than 6,000,000 fully accessible public domain eBooks. There is a modern collection of over 500,000 eBooks for users with print disabilities, as well as a specially selected modern collection for the world at large. You can browse, read, and borrow fascinating contemporary materials at OpenLibrary.org.

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