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New and Updated Content

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Below is where we will post new and updated college learning and success tutorials, online student tips, and how to’s. A complete list of our tutorials are posted on the Tutorials tab in the top navigation and more information can be found in Additional Resources.

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8 Skills Needed in the Workplace Today

skillsStudent’s take note! Employers in today’s digital era are looking for these eight skills:

  1. Passion for digital
  2. Analytical thinking and application
  3. Critical thinking
  4. Communication skills
  5. Understanding the “bigger picture”
  6. Accountability
  7. Be solution-oriented
  8. Find exceptional mentors to inspire you

Learn more and explore these skills from sources: Edudemic and Educational Technology and Mobile Learning.

College and Career Readiness GPS for Every Student

Digital Learning Now Infographic – Click on the image below to view.



Summer Classes Start May 19!

The Sitka Campus is offering a wide variety of classes this summer.

Face-to-face classes are available in Art, Communication, Education, English, Fisheries Tech, and Psychology.

Online course offerings include Alaska Languages, Art, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, CIOS, English, Health information Mgmt, Health Science, Journalism, Justice, Math, Music, Philosophy and Statistics.

View your choices and sign up today!


UAS Student Government to Award 4 Dream Big $500 Scholarships


Four $500 scholarships will be awarded to UAS Sitka Campus students this summer.

There are a few requirements to be eligible:

  • be admitted to a UAS major
  • be taking summer classes
  • be eligible for financial aid
  • submit an application

Contact a Student Success Center Advisor at 747-7717 for more information.

Apply by May 15!

Tackling Finals

tipsIt’s not too early to start planning for your finals! HackCollege posted 4 Great Study Strategies to Tackle Finals by Katie Dwyer. Check it out along with our tutorial on How To Study.

PS: Haven’t seen a post from us in a while? We’ve been busy working on something exciting for our WordPress site – stay tuned!


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