UAF names fall 2016 honors students

by Greg Lincoln

We have great students here in the YK delta region and many congratulations to the honor rollees, good job, nice work and keep it up!

The University of Alaska Fairbanks has announced the students named to the deans’ and chancellor’s lists for the fall 2016 semester. The lists recognize students’ outstanding academic achievements.

Students receiving a 3.9 grade point average or higher are placed on the chancellor’s list, while those receiving a grade point average of between 3.5 and 3.89 are named to the deans’ list.

UAF is a Land, Sea and Space Grant institution. Located 160 miles south of the Arctic Circle, UAF is the leading doctoral-degree-granting institution in the state. Since it was founded in 1917, UAF has been internationally recognized for research relating to the Arctic and subarctic, in areas such as biology, geophysics, engineering, natural resources and global climate change.

Students who have earned academic honors but have requested that their directory information remain confidential may not appear on the public honors list.


Phillip K. Peter, Akiachak
Gerald J. Anvil, Bethel
Thomas A. Daniel, Bethel
Ashley D. Johnson, Bethel
Rebecca L. Strickland, Bethel
Paula R. Hill, Hooper Bay
Danae M. Mesak, Kipnuk
Zoya L. Ayapan, Kwethluk
Andrew J. Nicolai, Kwethluk
Corey E. Joseph, Kwigillingok
Emma J. Petluska, Quinhagak
Lonny D. Strunk, Quinhagak
Ada N. Harvey, Unalakleet
Jolene M. Nanouk, Unalakleet


Rachel R. Chakuchin, Bethel
Kaitlyn M. Chikoyak, Bethel
Kyle W. Jones, Bethel
Jesse J. Klejka, Bethel
Elizabeth D. Lindley, Bethel
John P. Oulton, Bethel
Janice T. Agwiak, Emmonak
Kayla E. Kugtsun, Kwigillingok
Tasha C. Redfox, Mountain Village
John N. Sipary, Napaskiak
Brianna G. Wassillie, Nunapitchuk
Charlie D. Roberts, Quinhagak
Alyeska E. Daniels, Unalakleet
Svea J. Southall, Unalakleet