Monthly Archive: September 2017

Letters from the Editor: Let the buyer beware

Letters from the Editor: Let the buyer beware

I started this semester with $10 in my bank account after paying for tuition, notebooks, and writing utensils. I’m sure there are people in similar situations, but that was the worst bout of financial...

Police Blotter: September 5 – 11

Criminal Trespass 9/11/2017 12:02 p.m. – Multiple people saw a trespassed person on campus. Officers searched the campus for the individual, but could not find them. A message was left on the individual’s phone,...

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...

Senator debates climate change

A Review of Infrastructure, Sustainability and Energy board hopeful, Zachery Nicholson, came up against some scrutiny during the senate’s final consideration of his appointment from Senator Daniel Dougherty. Dougherty confronted Nicholson on his position...

Game Grief: ‘Friday the 13th’

Game Grief: ‘Friday the 13th’

While I am not usually one for strictly online games “Friday the 13th” the game offers hours of tense fun with a very simple premise: survive. My love of classic slasher films and some...

Financial aid appeals double this semester

Financial aid appeals double this semester

John M. Wyman/ Staff Writer Financial aid appeals handled so far this semester at UAF have more than doubled from the last semester Director of Financial Aid Don Scheaffer said. Most full-time students at...

Cleo’s Corner: Bi-weekly intuitive messages

Cleo’s Corner: Bi-weekly intuitive messages

This week’s message is about speaking your truth. Now is the time to revaluate your habits when it comes to communication. Communication, just like any other behavior, can become habitual. You may respond to...

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....

Sun Star Picks, Sept. 19-25

Sun Star Picks, Sept. 19-25

Tuesday, September 19 Adam West, the bold Batman of the 1960s, may have died earlier this year, but today was his birthday. If you’ve been a long time Batman fan like me, maybe take...