Monthly Archive: September 2017

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...

Police Blotter: August 29 – September 5

Sexual Assault 9/3/2017 2:32 a.m. – Alaska State Troopers transferred a call to UAF from a parent of a potential sexual assault victim. The juvenile had been drinking on campus, and reported being drugged...

Senators weigh in on sustainability

ASUAF heard from a perspective appointee for the Review of Infrastructure, Sustainability and Energy board on campus this Sunday. RISE promotes sustainability in an around UAF and consists of eleven seats, three of which...

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...

What’s the Spin at KSUA? UAF’s college radio station is looking for new student involvement

What’s the Spin at KSUA? UAF’s college radio station is looking for new student involvement

Tara Chrisman is the KSUA General Manager and has been a DJ with KSUA for over ten years.

Is sexual assault a problem at UAF?

Is sexual assault a problem at UAF?

Sherry Simpson/ Sun Star The following report appeared in the Nov. 26, 1982 edition of the Daily News-Miner: “State troopers are investigating a sexual assault reported by the University of Alaska Security Department last...

Bizzay turns heads in Alaska film industry

Bizzay turns heads in Alaska film industry

It all started with a cheap camera and a love of film and television. “I got started in film when I was about ten years old. I had just moved to Alaska, I made...

Letters from the Editor: Trust

Letters from the Editor: Trust

As I sit at my computer today, my social media feeds are blowing up with notifications over our Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos possibly altering Title IX guidelines. Title IX, a section of federal...