Category: Nook On the Street

Nook on the Street, Oct. 31, 2017

Nook on the Street, Oct. 31, 2017

On Oct. 21, President Donald Trump announced on Twitter that he would be releasing the classified files on President John F. Kennedy’s assassination. On Thursday some, but not all, of these files were released....

Nook on the Street, Oct. 20

Nook on the Street, Oct. 20

On Oct. 5, a story broke in The New York Times about media mogul Harvey Weinstein’s reported sexual harassment spanning decades. This investigation is still rolling, with more accusers stepping forward. This week we...

Nook on the street, Oct. 17, 2017

Nook on the street, Oct. 17, 2017

Wildfires began in Northern California on Sunday, Oct. 8, and the latest reports from this region have indicated at least 32 people are dead as a result. This week we asked students “What do...

Nook on the Street: Oct. 10, 2017

Nook on the Street: Oct. 10, 2017

Last week on Sunday, Oct. 1, there was a mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada. This week we asked students, “How would you like to see societal leaders respond to this situation?” “I’m not...

Nook on the Street, Oct. 3, 2017

Nook on the Street, Oct. 3, 2017

Tom Price resigned from being secretary of Health and Human Services on Friday, Sept. 29. This is the eighth high ranking official to resign or be fired since February. What do you think of...

Nook on the street, Sept. 26, 2017

Nook on the street, Sept. 26, 2017

On Tuesday, Oct. 3, Fairbanks is holding local elections. On this year’s ballot there is a proposition to ratify a petition requesting that marijuana establishments be prohibited in Fairbanks. This week we asked students,...

Nook on the street, Sept. 17, 2017

Nook on the street, Sept. 17, 2017

The Trump administration has proposed budget cuts for 2018 that will affect funding to HUD. HUD is the Housing and Urban Development program; among some of it’s roles is to provide assistance to people...

Nook on the Street, Sep. 8

Nook on the Street, Sep. 8

This year a federal investigation reported UAF has mishandled Title IX cases, granting too many rights to the accused. This week, Education Secretary Betsy Devos announced a review of Title IX guidelines, claiming the...