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IAB is pleased to announce Dan Uliassi as our new Operations and Safety Manager. Stop by Irving 312A with your questions or just to say Hi.


Thanks to all who participated in IAB's annual SkiMass!

Please visit IAB's Facebook page for pictures from the fun.

Life Science Ski Champ - Devin Drown

Director's Team - Poster Children (Devin Drown, Anja Kade, Tracie Haan)

Machette - Anna Rix

Macho Man - Nathan Graff

First Lap Folly - Team Regret (Jay Jones, Marie Schmidt, Sophie Weaver)

Red-Lantern Award - Iris Cato

Satin Tush (Best Individual costume) - Will Wiese

Satin Tushes (Best Team costume) - Title IX (Kristin O'Brien, Mary Beth Leigh, Diane O'Brien)

Alaska INBRE is requesting proposals for the 2019-2020 Graduate Research Assistantships. The deadline is February 01, 2019 midnight AKST. For more information check out the funding opportunity announcement at

INBRE Request for Proposals: AK INBRE is requesting 2019-2020 Developmental Research Pilot Project Proposals. See this page on the AK INBRE website for more information.


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In The News

8 Nov 2018: New UAF research explores climate's affect on Golden Eagle migration - KTVF Channel 11
Joseph Eisaguirre
1 Nov 2018: Podcast: Polar Lessons - Proto Podcast
Kelly Drew
26 Oct 2018: When Moths Turn Away Moose - Alaska Native News
Knut Kielland, Diane Wagner
14 Oct 2018: ‘World citizen’ winds up in Fairbanks - Fairbanks News Miner
Christa Mulder
17 Sep 2018: Researcher Spotlight: Bahareh Barati -
Zeinab Bahareh Barati
1 Sep 2018: Arctic ground squirrels go to hibernate early, and that’s part of why they’re supercool - Anchorage Daily News
Cory Williams
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