Cultural values and a fountain pen: My life in two worlds

Christy Hanson

A member of the Bitter Water Clan of the Navajo Nation, Christy Hanson is an intern at Alaska Pacific University through the First Alaskans … Read On

APU’s climate change research attracts national interest


A team of APU students led by Earth Sciences Professor Michael G. Loso is featured in a report June 25 on National Public Radio. NPR … Read On

Christy Hanson – APU intern, First Alaskans Institute

Christy Hanson

Alaska Pacific University is among public and private sector employers statewide taking part in a summer internship program through … Read On

Sonja Olson – Staff Member

Sonja Olson

Assistant Director of Campus Life for Residential Programs and Activities In the summer of 2008, Sonja Olson joined the APU family, where … Read On

APU’s 2012 Gala

June 13th was a magical evening for APU. Thanks to the generosity of Bob Gillam and an army of committed and talented volunteers and … Read On

Early Honors grad Byers claims best finish for an Alaskan in NCAA Division 1 wrestling


Early Honors graduate and Chugiak High School wrestler Cayle Byers has won the Big 12 Conference Championship title at 197 pounds for … Read On

What we do

This is just a short video about all of the things that we do here at Alaska Pacific University. Produced … Read On

Monica Marshall- First-Year Student

Monica Marshall with a forest in the background

Student at APU and ASAPU First-Year Representative Monica came up to Anchorage this Fall from Cleveland, Ohio to enroll in the … Read On

‘Most of the skills I use as Peace Corps volunteer I learned as a Liberal Studies major’


A Peace Corps volunteer in the Republic of Moldova in Eastern Europe, Liberal Studies major Katie McCraw, APU ’11, concentrated her … Read On

Pre-law student Will Bean interns in D.C. with nationally competitive program

APU’s Will Bean is among college students chosen for a nationally competitive internship through American University in Washington, D.C.  He is a pre-law student who enrolled in APU after completing the Early Honors program in 2010.

Liberal Studies major Will Bean has been chosen for an American University internship program aimed at fostering intercultural expertise … Read On