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Kendrick Hautala
Graduate student spotlight

Kendrick Hautala 
M.S. Fisheries 

Putting together stories about Indigenous people has always interested me, right now I’m working on the history of fisheries governance in Alaska. What it was before outside influence for the Indigenous people, how it was during Colonization, and where we are now. 

  • UA students in the Murie Lobby during the 2019 Midnight Sun Science Symposium.

    2023 Midnight Sun Science Symposium - Save the Date!

    March 22, 2023

    Registration for the 2023 Midnight Sun Science Symposium scheduled for April 13-14 is open! This symposium, hosted by the Biology Graduate Student Association, is an interdisciplinary research conference that encourages the participation of University of Alaska undergraduate and graduate students of all scientific disciplines to showcase their scientific excellence, including those from UAA and UAS. The deadline for abstract submission is March 31 by 11:59 p.m.
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  • White paper submissions sought for NSF Research Traineeship Program

    March 13, 2023

    The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research is soliciting white papers for the National Science Foundation's Research Traineeship Program. The primary goals of the NSF program are to explore ways for graduate students in research-based master's and doctoral degree programs to develop the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to pursue a range of STEM careers.
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