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Mat-Su College, located in the heart of Alaska's Mat-Su Valley, is your local choice for higher education. Our scenic campus is nestled in a protected 900 acre forest between Palmer and Wasilla. It has everything from a winding trail system and internationally-connected library to a first-class theater, providing an open and inclusive setting for students with a variety of lifestyles and interests.

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Student Showcase

Take a chance to win a 3-credit tuition waiver, Amazon Kindle, or iPad by entering the 2019 Student Showcase!

You can enter any paper or project for which you earned an “A” grade during the Spring 2018, Summer 2018, Fall 2018, or Spring 2019 semesters.

Deadline for entries: Friday, March 29 at 12 PM

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Equinox Women's Film Festival

Equinox Women’s Film Festival is a collection of short films showcasing women. Come and see the winners of over 145 film submissions from more than 25 countries around the world that were directed, written or produced by women, highlighting a woman's story. Admission: $15 When: Wednesday, March 27 at 5PM Where: Glenn Massay Theater

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Art Portfolio Competition

  23rd Annual High School Art Portfolio Competition is open to all Alaska High School Seniors. Portfolio Drop Off: April 16-18 Winners Announced: April 19 Show: April 19 - May 3 1st place award: 2-semester tuition scholarship 2nd place award: 6-credit tuition scholarship 3rd place award: Certificate of achievement Honorable mention: Certificate of achievement 

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Okeson Library provides research tools

Offering a wide range of resources, including a collection of over 70,000 items with access to UAA/APU Consortium, Anchorage Public Libraries, and an international library system, Okeson Library subscribes to print versions of five newspapers, 47 magazines, and thousands of periodicals through online services.
 
A computer lab is located in the library, with a variety of study areas, promoting a collaborative learning environment for students.

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Certified Nursing Aide Training

CNA's are responsible for recording vital signs (pulse, respiration, blood pressure, and temperature), fluid intake and outputs, weights, and other observations. Demand for nursing and related professions is expected to increase steeply over the next several decades in the Mat-Su Valley.  The course is designed to train entry-level health workers in basic skills needed to assist nurses and be efficient health care team members. 

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