Author: Danny Fisher

What the hell?  You don’t have to study journalism to be a good journalist.

What the hell? You don’t have to study journalism to be a good journalist.

This Sunday before our story meeting I received via email a list of article ideas.  As I was reading through the topics I found myself thinking about what indignant folks journalists are, mostly based...

Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor

Welcome, new and returning students and staff.  Welcome parents, leaving your first freshman with us, dropping off another child, or watching your last child leave home.  If you’ve picked this issue up off a...

Student jobs among those at risk during budget shortfall

Student jobs among those at risk during budget shortfall

by Danny Fisher Sun Star Layout Editor 02/17/2015 The UAF budget shortfall, which has the potential to be more than $14 million, will have an impact on student jobs according to Marmian Grimes, UAF...

Truck catches fire in Cutler parking lot

Truck catches fire in Cutler parking lot

by John Moore The Sun Star 02/17/2015 At 1:30 p.m. last Monday, a Dodge truck caught fire in the Cutler Apartments parking lot. The front of the truck was destroyed by the fire and...

Diwali 2014

Diwali 2014

By Danny Fisher Sun Star Layout Editor On Saturday, the Namaste Student Chapter of UAF hosted its annual Diwali celebration in the Wood Center Ballroom. The event, which was open to the Fairbanks community,...

ASUAF Recap 10.26.14

ASUAF Recap 10.26.14

Senators Present: Lachlan Gillispie, Michael Mancill, Cordero Reid, Amanda Garner, Jonathan Quinones, Kemper Chabotte, Mitchell Davidson, Colby Freel, Kayleen Hansen, Mickey Zakurdaew, Austen Whitney. Guests: Allyssia Garcia ASUAF Senate Full With the swearing-in of...

Stuck in the middle with nothing: how middle-income students fall through the cracks in the scramble for financial aid

Stuck in the middle with nothing: how middle-income students fall through the cracks in the scramble for financial aid

By Danny Fisher Sun Star Layout Editor Students who come from middle-class families that cannot afford to contribute to a child’s education are often left out in the cold when it comes to financial aid...

ASUAF Brief – Sept. 28

ASUAF Brief – Sept. 28

By Danny Fisher Sun Star Reporter   Senators Present: Lachlan Gillispie, Michael Mancill, Amanda Garner, Kemper Chabotte, Mitchell Davidson, Scott Taylor, Colby Freel, Zoe Rhodes, Kayleen Hansen, Mickey Zakurdaew, Austin Whitney. Senators Absent: Cordero Reid, Lida...