Category: 2014-2015

Man On the Street

Man On the Street

“What are your thoughts on Chancellor Brian Roger’s retirement announcement?” -Sam Allen and Eric Bennett “I was surprised, but as long as someone who is qualified and responsible takes his place, then I am...

Calendar: April 28- May 4th

Calendar: April 28- May 4th

April 28 -Over- 8:30 p.m. – Pub Trivia April 29 7:30-9 p.m. – Bryan Hall Studio Recital. A free string recital in room 217 of the Music Wing, The Eva Mcgown Room. -Over- 8...

Letter to the Editor April 28

Letter to the Editor April 28

Dear Editor, I am writing to share my opinion on the department cuts going on throughout the UA system. No department should have to be cut while administrators enjoy large undeserved salaries. Working for...

ASUAF Recap

Dianna Rupp Web Editor 04/26/2015 Present: Mitchell Davidson, Lachlan Gillispie, Jonathan Quiñones, Erik Rickards, Kayleen Hansen, Allyssia Garcia and Mickey Zakurdaew. Excused: Cordero Reid, Colby Freel, Matt Harris and Michael Magnan. Absent: Chris Hoch and...

Folk ballads, punk anthems, and melodic rock tunes

Folk ballads, punk anthems, and melodic rock tunes

By Wyatt J. Wilcher Sun Star Music Columnist On Saturday April 18, Joel’s Place held a concert featuring the Vocal Chords, Granddad and the Young Fangs. It was loud, it was bright and people...

Sustainability unrolls ‘Green Carpet’

Sustainability unrolls ‘Green Carpet’

 By Jessica Herzog Sun Star Reporter 04/21/2015 On Earth Day, April 22, the UAF Office of Sustainability will host their annual Green Carpet Awards. The awards honor faculty, students and staff who are “champions...

Younger generation revives the art of knitting

Younger generation revives the art of knitting

By Sydney Reese Sun Star Reporter 04/21/2015 For some, knitting conjures an image of a grandma clicking needles, perhaps in a rocking chair creaking back and forth across the floorboards. If you’re lucky, the house smells...

Review of Homecoming by Sammy Adams

Review of Homecoming by Sammy Adams

By Wyatt J. Wilcher Columnist 04/20/2015 Perhaps the most positive thing about Homecoming by Sammy Adams is  the music on the album is very inviting for a party. Homecoming is Adam’s second and most...

Scientists discuss permafrost, greenhouse gasses

Scientists discuss permafrost, greenhouse gasses

By Victoria Elleby  Sun Star Reporter 04/21/2015 The emission of carbon and methane from permafrost in arctic and sub-arctic regions like Alaska is predicted to be slower than previously researched. The Permafrost Carbon Network...