Student Professionals

Education is about theory but professionalism is about practice.  The next Talk of Alaska is your chance to meet some college students who had a chance to go to work overseas as professionals, while still in school.  The Distinguished Service program is way beyond internship – it’s about leadership.

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HOST: Steve Heimel


  • Alex Hills, Distinguished Service Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Adrienne White, MS, Information Security and Management, Ghana 2008
  • Yixin Liu, BS, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Palau 2009
  • Alimou Bah, MS, Information Systems Management, Rwanda 2010
  • Hermona Tamrat, civil engineering student, Peru
  • Callers Statewide


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LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.

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