Convocation - 2009
By University of Alaska
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University of Alaska Fairbanks Chancellor Brian Rogers spoke about UAF's capacity to endure during his 2009 convocation address Tuesday afternoon in the Davis Concert Hall. During the annual fall address, Rogers highlighted the accomplishments of the students, faculty and staff members at UAF, as well as his plans for the coming year and beyond, including a glimpse of the university's operating and capital budget priorities for the legislative session. He spoke about the recently completed MacTaggart report and how information from the report, along with the UAF strategic plan and recommendations from the Vision Task Force, will be used to provide direction for the university's future endeavors.
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