Study Away: Monterey Bay, California

Alexandria Waldschimidt explores California’s coast during National Student Exchange. BY ALEXANDRIA WALDSCHMIDT for the UAS Whalesong During last spring semester I was able to travel around California, be a part of a larger student body, and all while, worked on my UAS degree. I did that by participating in one of UAS’s academic exchange programs…

Study Away: A Semester in Honolulu, Hawaii

BY DAWN WEHDE For the UAS Whalesong My exchange opportunity took me from wintery Juneau to the sunny shores of Honolulu and qualified as the ‘through the looking glass’ experience of my college career. From the classroom studies of tropical fish anatomy to the gaping awe at the same brilliant species through my snorkel goggles,…

National Student Exchange: A Multitude of Academic Opportunities

BY MARSHA SQUIRES For the UAS Whalesong With all the talk of state budgets and decreased funding how reassuring and refreshing to know that UAS has faculty and staff providing students with outstanding academics, creative research options, field work, employment, campus activities, services, and more. The fact of the matter is this university offers a…