Monthly Archive: September 2017

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...

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...

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...

Game Grief: ‘Uncharted’

Game Grief: ‘Uncharted’

Caption: Nathan Drake, the protagonist of the critically acclaimed “Uncharted” series. Ancient antiquities, globe trotting, and a race against impossible odds. These are just a few things you can expect when diving into the...

Police Blotter: July 28 – August 28

Police Blotter: July 28 – August 28

Civil Problem 8/3/2017 11:23 a.m. – The homeless camps behind Sunrise Bagel on College Road were cleared out. Police Chief notified the people living there that they had 24 hours to move out, and...