Category: 2014-2015

Suicide: Number one killer of young adults in Alaska

Suicide: Number one killer of young adults in Alaska

By Chris Hoch Sun Star Reporter 04/07/2015 The leading cause of death in Alaska for people between the ages of 15 and 24 is suicide according to the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services. At UAF,...

Cyber Security Club wins regionals, heads to nationals

Cyber Security Club wins regionals, heads to nationals

by Zayn Roohi Photo Editor 04/07/2015 Every Monday and Saturday, hidden away in the depths of the Chapman building, a championship team meets for practice. The Cyber Security Club isn’t the first thing that come...

Move to daytime cleaning saves money, increases conflict

Move to daytime cleaning saves money, increases conflict

By David Spindler Sun Star Reporter 04/07/2015 The process of cleaning buildings during the day and switching janitorial nighttime schedules gained momentum this July, accelerating at the beginning of Spring semester 2015. Now roughly...

Blackwater Railroad Company

Blackwater Railroad Company

By Chris Hoch Sun Star Reporter 04/07/015 Blackwater Railroad Company played an all ages show on April 4 in Gulliver’s Bookstore, and has partnered with Gulliver’s a develop a “lending library” for musical instruments...

Walsh Hall repairs will take until 2016 after January pipe burst

Walsh Hall repairs will take until 2016 after January pipe burst

By Chris Hoch Sun Star Reporter 04/07/2015 Repairs to Walsh Hall are expected to take at least until 2016, partially due to the expense of the project, the need to turn off heat to...

GSA drag show raises more than $1000

GSA drag show raises more than $1000

By Zayn Roohi Photo Editor 04/07/2015 More than 100 people attended third annual Kings and Queens drag show last Friday night in the Wood Center Ballroom. The show was hosted by the Gay Straight Alliance as...

ASUAF Recap: Spring travel funding awarded; student regent speaks

ASUAF Recap: Spring travel funding awarded; student regent speaks

Dianna Rupp Web Editor 04/07/2015 Senators present: Lachlan Gillispie, Mickey Zakurdaew, Eli Barry-Garland, Kathleen Hansen, Colby Freel, Michael Magnan, Cordero Reid. Senators absent excused: Erik Rickards. Board of Regents: Student Representative Enright came and spoke...

Police Blotter: March 23 – 30, 2015

Police Blotter: March 23 – 30, 2015

This report is based on the information published by the University Police Department. Individuals arrested and/or charged with crimes in this report are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Police...

Woman on the street

Woman on the street

Addis Gonzalez/ Journalist “What do you think about this year’s SpringFest choice of musical artist, Sammy Adams?” “I don’t know who he is but my best friend is like, in love with him.” -Brittany Luckman,...