With the University of Alaska system anticipating a shortfall of at least $40 million, assessing the importance of its myriad programs and functions has become a key concern. On the next Addressing Alaskans, University of Alaska Fairbanks Chancellor Brian Rogers talks about the role UAF plays in helping to grow Alaska’s economy and educate Alaska’s workforce amid staggering budget cuts.
- Brian Rogers, chancellor, University of Alaska Fairbanks
- University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute
- NBC News article on drone research being done at UAF
- University of Alaska Capital Report for 2015
BROADCAST ON KSKA: Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. (Alaska time)
REPEAT BROADCAST: Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at 9:00 p.m. (Alaska time)
RECORDED: Monday, February 9, at the Egan Center
HOST: Anchorage Chamber of Commerce
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