Category: Fun Star

FUN STAR: Parking Services shake-down scam exposed

FUN STAR: Parking Services shake-down scam exposed

By Dianna Rupp Web Editor (This piece satirical and should not be taken seriously.) BREAKING- The results of an investigation into UAF’s Parking Services that has been ongoing since January 2014 were released Tuesday...

FUN STAR: Ocarina music piece to represent UAF

FUN STAR: Ocarina music piece to represent UAF

By David Spindler Sun Star Reporter (This piece satirical and should not be taken seriously.) Dante Rosalez, a freshman student majoring in music education at UAF had the idea of putting together a musical...

FUN STAR: UA rescinds smoking ban, says, ‘It’s time to put students first’

FUN STAR: UA rescinds smoking ban, says, ‘It’s time to put students first’

By Sam Allen Editor-in-Chief (This piece satirical and should not be taken seriously.) At last month’s UA Board of Regents meeting Patrick Gamble decided against implementing a smoking ban across all campuses given faculty,...

FUN STAR: Engineering building delayed due to lack of gender awareness

FUN STAR: Engineering building delayed due to lack of gender awareness

By Sam Allen Editor-in-Chief (This piece satirical and should not be taken seriously.) In the wake of Title IX compliance reviews and a soon to open gender- neutral living space in Bartlett Hall, the...

FUN STAR: Chancellor’s personal email scandal could hurt presidential bid

FUN STAR: Chancellor’s personal email scandal could hurt presidential bid

By Sam Allen Editor-in-Chief (This piece satirical and should not be taken seriously.) Chancellor Brian Rogers exclusively used a personal e-mail account to conduct university business during his first four years as chancellor, Alaska State...

Woman on the street

Woman on the street

“What are you getting your mom for Mother’s Day this Sunday?” – Addis Gonzalez/ Sun Star Journalist “Wait… it’s Mother’s Day this Sunday? My mom’s in Mexico right now so I don’t know what I’m going...

FUN STAR: Police Blotter: April 1, 2015

FUN STAR: Police Blotter: April 1, 2015

By Chris Hoch Sun Star Reporter (This piece satirical and should not be taken seriously.) Suspicious Circumstances March 21, 2:48 p.m. – Suspicious vials of glowing green liquid were discovered in the flag circle....

Letters to the Editor: April 1, 2014

This piece is from the April 1 issue, our April Fool’s Day edition of the newspaper: The Fun Star.  It is intended as satire and not meant to be taken seriously.  All information and...

Russian Mobilizes Troops to Alaskan Border

This piece is from the April 1 issue, our April Fool’s Day edition of the newspaper: The Fun Star.  It is intended as satire and not meant to be taken seriously.  All information and...

Fake ASUAF Recap- March 30, 2014

This piece is from the April 1 issue, our April Fool’s Day edition of the newspaper: The Fun Star.  It is intended as satire and not meant to be taken seriously.  All information and...