Category: Editorial

Op-Ed: ‘Tis the season

Winter and the holiday season in general can be a great source of stress for some people—myself included—and the reality of those emotions cannot be ignored. But sometimes, when you hear about it so...

Letters from the Editor: Flesh and blood

Letters from the Editor: Flesh and blood

Thanksgiving is not a universally positive holiday for many. Indeed, in some households it’s viewed with dread, representing an awkward, obligatory time of year where political views and family skeletons create a minefield of...

Op-Ed: The tragic flaw of the Democratic party

Josh Hartman/ Staff Writer On Nov. 8 the United States elected Donald Trump to be the next president. One thing to note is the fact that Trump won the election with about 60.9 million...

The ghost of Tom Steers is haunting the office

So, it’s 3 a.m. at the office and I’m still here working on stuff because I’m an insane person. I can hear Constitution Hall’s old piping system as I work. The ambiance of rattles...

Letters from the Editor: Future imperfect

Letters from the Editor: Future imperfect

Be it the Title IX office, the UAF Police or the office of the Chancellor, you can count on one behavior from the leadership of our campus—a steadfast commitment to covering one’s own ass....

Letters from the Editor: Not quite a century

Letters from the Editor: Not quite a century

Next year does not mark UAF’s 100th anniversary. Look no further than the entryway to Constitution Hall; you’ll find a university seal that contradicts the celebratory banners around campus. There’s been no small amount...