Monthly Archive: September 2017

Sun Star Picks: September 12 – 18

Sun Star Picks: September 12 – 18

Tuesday, September/ 12 It’s the Week of Wellness at UAF. Every day this week there’s a new physical outdoors activity you can do before things get too cold outside. If you’ve ever wanted to...

Cleo’s Corner: Bi-weekly Intuitive messages

Cleo’s Corner: Bi-weekly Intuitive messages

Hooray! You’ve made it to the Fall semester! With the transition from Summer to Fall, the hustle and bustle of a new school year, and the advent of new beginnings on the horizon, now...

Game Grief: ‘Uncharted’

Game Grief: ‘Uncharted’

Ancient antiquities, globe trotting, and a race against impossible odds. These are just a few things you can expect when diving into the world of “Uncharted.” Naughty dawg’s latest adventure into the “Uncharted” universe...

Students kick off semester at The Pub

Students kick off semester at The Pub

With the first week under our collective student belts, students gathered at The Pub to watch the first bands of the season. Common Courtesy, Barcelona Boys Choir, and DJ midnight were the performers of...

Briefly Stated: Summer Recap

Briefly Stated: Summer Recap

Although many students leave for the summer, administrators at UAF use this period of time to make decisions that affect campus, including, budgets cuts, degree cancellations, and building repurposing. – The Alaska state legislator...

Lecturer covers dangers of subconscious biases

Lecturer covers dangers of subconscious biases

A lecture on our subconscious biases and how they shape and change our view of the world around us, and those in it, was given by Shankar Vedantam, an American journalist and NPR correspondent....

Letters from the Editor: Every dog

Letters from the Editor: Every dog

Over the summer, I adopted a puppy—a scrawny, puffy little thing with a perpetually turned up tail. Luna, by our whole family’s judgement, is a very peculiar dog. She doesn’t run from thunder and...

Budget cuts into club funding

ASUAF has not been immune to the current budget shortfalls. The student government has, in years past, been a substantial source of funding and support for the various clubs and organizations around UAF. In...

New chancellor to fill vacancy

New chancellor to fill vacancy

Dan White, who accepted the position of chancellor, taking over for previous Interim Chancellor Dana Thomas on July 1, is UAF’s fourth chancellor in as many years. The selection committee went through a pool...