Category: 2015-2016

ASUAF Recap, April 3: Senioritus affects the Senate

Matt Mertes / Sun Star Present: Allyssia Garcia, Ivik Henry, Jacob Sears, Diane Murph, Cordero Reid Absent Excused: Joseph Degraft-Emanfu, Ryan Cain Absent Unexcused: Benjamin Anderson-Agimuk, Rose Bright, Zachary White Everyone is running on...

‘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...

Yik Yak

Last Week on Yik Yak 4/5

Compiled by Molly Putman / Layout Editor I’m a lot nicer than my “walking to class” face I promise. I strive to one day be as fearless as the campus squirrel. Alaska: One of...

Alaska Performance Scholarship, Education Grant under fire from legislature

Alaska Performance Scholarship, Education Grant under fire from legislature

Danny Fisher / Editor-in-Chief Last Tuesday the Alaska Senate discussed SB 208, which would make high school seniors graduating in 2016 the last class to receive the state-funded Alaska Performance Scholarship (APS) or Alaska...

Letter to the Editor: Less people in poverty = More Consumers

Letter to the Editor: Less people in poverty = More Consumers

Dear Editor, Recently the federal budget has been a hot topic across the nation, especially here in Alaska. As legislators congregate to discuss planning on whether to return to state income tax or create...

Letter to the Editor: Use of UA emails to contact legislatures

Letter to the Editor: Use of UA emails to contact legislatures

Over the last few weeks there have been numerous and contradictory emails involving the right to use your UA email to write your legislators. There have also been attempts by some administrators to bully...