Author: Erin McGroarty

Lawmakers support for ‘concealed carry’ draws fire on campus

Lawmakers support for ‘concealed carry’ draws fire on campus

Erin McGroarty / Sun Star House lawmakers are considering a state Senate proposal to allow the concealed carry of weapons on UA campuses despite opposition from the Board of Regents and many in the...

Campus officials weigh in on Title IX investigation results

Campus officials weigh in on Title IX investigation results

Erin McGroarty / Sun Star The results of a self-imposed investigation into the University of Alaska’s non-compliance with Title IX regulations, conducted by Anchorage attorneys Jeff Feldman and Kristin Anger, have recently been released....

CSO program cut draws campus outcry

CSO program cut draws campus outcry

Erin McGroarty / Sun Star As part of university-wide budget cuts proposed by state legislators, the UAF Community Service Officer (CSO) program will be cut from the campus Police department as of July 1 of this year....

UA President discusses the budget and ‘Strategic Pathways’

UA President discusses the budget and ‘Strategic Pathways’

Erin McGroarty / Sun Star Six months ago, UA President Jim Johnsen took the position of leadership for a university in a serious financial crisis.  The fiscal struggle of the state and in turn,...