Category: News

Visiting professor’s associations questioned at anti-abortion lecture

Visiting professor’s associations questioned at anti-abortion lecture

A lecturer invited to campus by a student anti-abortion group faced pointed questions from local activists over his alleged ties with white supremacist organizations. Attorney John Eidsmoe, a law professor and author of several...

Students light up the night

Students light up the night

Wood pallet structures lined the Nenana Lot on Saturday night, each awaiting their inevitable destruction by fire. New students and returners alike gathered to watch as the stacked pallets were doused in lighter fluid,...

Gulliver’s Books is traveling

Gulliver’s Books is traveling

Drifting among the once over-flowing shelves of Gulliver’s Books are now half-off stickers and freshly cleared sills in place of old novels and furniture. The independent bookstore, which has become a central element of...

Museum exhibit makes environmental music

Museum exhibit makes environmental music

A small nook on the second floor of the museum is home to a vibrant light and music spectacular that can never be experienced exactly the same way twice. Tucked inside the Rose Berry...

Following scrutiny, administrators enforce Title IX changes

Following scrutiny, administrators enforce Title IX changes

Last year the University of Alaska Fairbanks made an agreement with the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights to overhaul their Title IX office, following a federal investigation by the Department of Education...

Construction obstructs handicap access

Construction obstructs handicap access

The bigger construction jobs on campus are currently localized at Wood Center and the Fine Arts Complex. Both of these jobs are for renovations for both areas. However, the fences are impeding foot traffic...

Briefly Stated: Man threatens university employees

Briefly Stated: Man threatens university employees

Correction Sept. 19, 2017: An earlier version of this article misstated the circumstance prompting UAF police to post flyers about a man trespassed from campus. According to the police blotter, he could not be...

Chancellor talks new budget, old concerns

Chancellor talks new budget, old concerns

Amid funding cuts in the tune of $8 million, $2.7 million of which comes directly out of UAF’s budget, a new chancellor had the job of addressing students and faculty at this years convocation....

Find adventure with the Study Away program

Find adventure with the Study Away program

You feel your heart pounding. The plane’s engines rumble, and before you know it, your feet no longer touch the ground. As the plane soars, your heart and your nerves go right along with...

Student artist designs starscapes and sea creatures

Student artist designs starscapes and sea creatures

Ink bottles are strewn across shelves. From the ceiling dangles rows and rows of artwork patiently awaiting their completion, delicately hung by clothes pins. The view of the hills just beyond Walsh Hall can...