Category: News

Alternative Spring Break hails to the helpers

Alternative Spring Break hails to the helpers

For people who are interested in community service, Alternative Spring Break could be the ideal way to spend spring break. Whether it is the intrigue of cultural differences and travel, or just the sensation...

Students escape to gain alcohol awareness

Students escape to gain alcohol awareness

Four students crowd around a locked chest holding a small key. Half an hour of puzzle solving and mental math has led to this moment: the selection of one mysterious key out of many...

FreeStore runs on community donations

FreeStore runs on community donations

Imagine a store where you don’t have to pay for the inventory, a store that stays open solely due to donations. This is the premise of the FreeStore. Located at the top of the...

Uncertainty surrounds established veteran’s services move

Uncertainty surrounds established veteran’s services move

For nearly a decade, the Veterans Resource Office in the Eielson building had been occupied by the Vietnam Veterans of America. On Sept. 8, that tenure came to an abrupt end when the university...

New shuttle service provides downtown transportation

New shuttle service provides downtown transportation

For the almost 10,000 students enrolled at the university, transportation can often be limited to the city bus routes or generous friends with cars—especially in the winter time when bike routes and sidewalks are...

Coffee hut removed and replaced

Coffee hut removed and replaced

A new Sunrise Bagel & Espresso location opened on Geist Road within walking distance of the company’s existing drFive-through hut. Various customers were confused about the second hut, but the new addition is not...

Voters decide fate of graduate’s company in proposition vote

Voters decide fate of graduate’s company in proposition vote

Prop 1 and A were voted down, continuing the legality of cannabis use in Fairbanks and the North Star Borough.