The Alaska Summer Research Academy promotes creativity and intellectual curiosity through hands-on, open-ended experiences in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). ASRA students engage with mentors and peers to explore scientific concepts, investigate student-driven questions, and solve problems.
~To develop STEM-related knowledge
~To raise awareness of the nature of science and scientific processes
~To raise awareness of STEM-related careers
~To highlight UAF research themes