Category: Alaska News

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...

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...

New chancellor to fill vacancy

New chancellor to fill vacancy

Dan White, who accepted the position of chancellor, taking over for previous Interim Chancellor Dana Thomas on July 1, is UAF’s fourth chancellor in as many years. The selection committee went through a pool...

Museum staff deal in living antiques

The Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum in Fairbanks not only collects and displays automobiles, it restores them to their former functionality and luster. “We’re actually a living museum,” said Willy Vinton, museum manager. “So all...

Death of Sociology?

The sociology department faces potential discontinuation after undergoing a special program review this year. Some faculty were informed of this possibility as early as July of 2016, according to Sociology Professor Sine Anahita. Threefaculty...