Author: Lida Zakurdaew

Sun Star Picks, May 3 – 9

Sun Star Picks, May 3 – 9

Lida Zakurdaew / Sun Star Tuesday, May 3 The Reel Paddling Film Festival has been showcasing paddling films from around the world. For the first time ever, Fairbanks Paddlers and REI are bringing the tour...

Sun Star Picks April 26 – May 2

Sun Star Picks April 26 – May 2

Lida Zakurdaew / Sun Star Tuesday, April 26 Head on over to the Murie Building for “The Ecology of Breast Cancer: The Promise of Prevention and the Hope for Healing” – a presentation by the Alaska Community...

Sun Star Picks April 19 – 25

Sun Star Picks April 19 – 25

Tuesday, April 19 UAF Wind Symphony Concert featuring Jim Bicigo in Dana Wilson’s new Concerto for Trombone will be at 1 p.m. on Tuesday April 19 in the Great Hall, follow the sound of the music....

‘Nook on the Street, April 3

Lida Zakurdaew / Sun Star On Tuesday the Alaska Senate discussed SB 208, which would eliminate the Alaska Performance Scholarship and the Alaska Education Grant. High school graduates of 2016 would be the last class...

Sun Star Picks, April 5 – 12

Sun Star Picks, April 5 – 12

Tuesday, April 5 Maybe you should crawl out of your dorm-cave and take a nature walk at Creamer’s Field at noon. They’ll teach you about the boreal forest and other stuff. I personally got...

This Month in History (March 9, 1999)

This Month in History (March 9, 1999)

Compiled by Lida Zakurdaew / Office Manager Alien hunter drops by UAF for lecture (Subheader: Subject of “Contact” listens for distant radio signals in space) Mandy Strohl / Sun Star UAF may not be...

Sun Star Picks, Feb. 23 – 29

Sun Star Picks, Feb. 23 – 29

Tuesday, February 23 Psi Chi is having their weekly meeting in Room 101H of the Gruening Building from 1-2 p.m. If you’re a psych major (like me) or even if you have an interest...

Sun Star Picks, Feb. 16 – 22

Sun Star Picks, Feb. 16 – 22

Tuesday, February 16 Head to the theater at 8 p.m. for the IMAX experience of the year in the movie “Deadpool”. It is a movie that is wildly inappropriate, lots of crude humor, some...

Sun Star Picks, Jan. 26 – Feb. 1

Sun Star Picks, Jan. 26 – Feb. 1

Tuesday, January 26 Science for Alaska Lecture Series continues this week on Tuesday, Jan. 26 at the Westmark Hotel. It is a free public lecture that will be in the Gold Room. Doors open...

Sun Star Picks, Nov. 17 – 23

Sun Star Picks, Nov. 17 – 23

Tuesday, November 17 Do you like baked goods? Visit our bake sale in Wood Center from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m! We’re trying to pay our way to the 2016 Alaska Press Club Conference, so...