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League of Extraordinary Fandoms hosts book day

League of Extraordinary Fandoms hosts book day

By Zayn Roohi Photo Editor 03/10/2015 Saturday’s meeting of The League of Extraordinary Fandoms had three things: tea, books and board games. The League of Extraordinary Fandoms was founded by Lindsey Klueber in late February 2013, and it aims to be a place where all fandoms, a group enthusiastic fans who incorporate aspects of culture […]

Woman on the Street

Woman on the Street

Addis Gonzalez/ Journalist “How do you plan to spend your spring break?” “Working here as a DA (Desk Assistant) making a lot of money because I can work 40 hours. Normally I can work 20.” – Averi Cokeley, sophomore Japanese studies student “Working and probably trying to get ahead as far as school work goes. I am […]

University hits historic milestone

University hits historic milestone

By Chancellor Brian Rogers For Alaska and its university, this week marks a milestone born out of grit and determination. One hundred years ago, President Woodrow Wilson signed the act reserving land for the Alaska Agricultural College and School of Mines, but it wasn’t without opposition. The week of the actual signing, Alaska’s territorial legislature […]

Man on the Street

Man on the Street

“Can you name Alaska’s two Senators?” -Zayn Roohi, Photo Editor “Sullivan and Murkowski.” – Elizabeth Hanson, freshman photojournalism student “No. I just know Mark Begich and Sullivan because of the YouTube.” – Nicolas Fernandez, senior mechanical engineering student “I should know this… Dan Sullivan and Lisa Murkowski.” – Jessica Herzog, freshman natural resource management student […]

Some coaching changes influenced by NCAA violations, athlete input

Some coaching changes influenced by NCAA violations, athlete input

 by Aaron Walling Sun Star 02/24/2015 The winds of change are sweeping UAF athletics with two huge announcements made last week. There was the firing of volleyball coach Mallory Larranaga after two seasons, and the continued leave of absence for two-sport coach Scott Jerome who coaches both cross country and the ski teams. His contract expires June 30. Larranaga […]

UAF women’s basketball guaranteed .500 record

UAF women’s basketball guaranteed .500 record

by Aaron Walling Sun Star 03/03/2015 The UAF women’s basketball team had an impressive victory over Montana State-Billings on Thursday, 74-55, behind the two-pronged attack by Kailee Skjold and Jordan Wilson who both had 20 points each. Skjold had a double-double with ten rebounds as well. What was more impressive was that this was Wilson’s first […]

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