(Anchorage, Alaska) – January 30, 2017 – Alaska Pacific University (APU) is open to students from across the world and welcomes diversity of people and ideas. There is always a place for a student regardless of race or religion at Alaska Pacific University. APU is committed to supporting any members of the Community that are More
Archives for January 2017
After seven wonderful years serving as APU’s President, Joan and I are retiring. We can do so knowing that the University now has a strong path to the future because of its new partnership with the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and the many years of strong support from the APU community for Alaska’s More
(Anchorage, Alaska) – January 24, 2017 – Alaska Pacific University (APU) President Dr. Don Bantz announced his transition yesterday to a President Emeritus position. Dr. Bantz has served as President since March 15, 2010 and leaves a rich legacy at the university. Dr. Bantz stated, “After seven wonderful years serving as APU’s President, Joan and More
Park City, Utah. The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association has named 17 athletes to the cross -country team that will compete in the International Ski Federation’s 2017 Nordic World Ski Championships next month in Lahti, Finland. Five of those 17 are APU athletes. They include; Kikkan Randall (9th World Championships), Sadie Bjornsen (4th World Championships), More
Soldier Hollow, Utah. Three APU Junior skiers have qualified for World Junior Championships and the U18 Nation’s Cup Championship, both taking place later this month. APU Junior Luke Jager qualified for both the World Junior Championships and the U18 Nation’s Cup and has decided to attend the U18 Nation’s Cup in Orkdal, Norway. Competitions begin More
It’s a great day for the USA! Congratulations to APU student/athlete, Sadie Bjornsen, on her career best podium finish! Sadie placed third in today’s 5k Skate World Cup race in Toblach, Italy. Way to go, Sadie! Your APU family is incredibly proud!