Category: News Briefs

Club Feature: Aikido Club

Club Feature: Aikido Club

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Student jobs among those at risk during budget shortfall

Student jobs among those at risk during budget shortfall

by Danny Fisher Sun Star Layout Editor 02/17/2015 The UAF budget shortfall, which has the potential to be more than $14 million, will have an impact on student jobs according to Marmian Grimes, UAF...

The price you pay for ‘man’s best friend’

The price you pay for ‘man’s best friend’

by Heather Penn The Sun Star 02/17/2015 Want to have a pet in UAF housing? You can, but it will cost you. The owners of UAF’s 36 registered pets not only have to pay...

Students explore permafrost tunnel

Students explore permafrost tunnel

by John Moore The Sun Star 02/17/2015 UAF Professor Christopher Maio’s Elements of Physical Geography class got a rare inside access pass to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Permafrost Tunnel turned research site...

Res Life hosts 10th annual Sexual Responsibility Week

Res Life hosts 10th annual Sexual Responsibility Week

by Victoria Ellby The Sun Star 02/17/2015 The week leading up to Valentine’s Day marks a decade old tradition at UAF of activities that aim at educating the student body about sexual responsibility. Craft...

Truck catches fire in Cutler parking lot

Truck catches fire in Cutler parking lot

by John Moore The Sun Star 02/17/2015 At 1:30 p.m. last Monday, a Dodge truck caught fire in the Cutler Apartments parking lot. The front of the truck was destroyed by the fire and...

UA system seeks new president

UA system seeks new president

by Anessia Hubler Sun Star Reporter 02/10/2015 As he began to reach the age of 70, UA President Patrick Gamble decided to retire on June 1, 2015. Gamble has spent nearly 50 years in...

It’s electric!

It’s electric!

Eric Bennett / UAF Sun Star A new bus has arrived on campus that is the first of its kind, one that is zero emission. This electric shuttle is set to replace one of...

UAF CSO parking revenues down $29,000

UAF CSO parking revenues down $29,000

UAF Community Service Officers (CSOs) have taken on the full responsibility of parking enforcement as a cost cutting measure, replacing Parking Services personnel, as of July 2014. Previously, CSOs were only responsible for enforcing...

UAF looks to move toward electronic student response forms

UAF looks to move toward electronic student response forms

Sam Allen Sun Star Editor-in-Chief UAF is exploring alternatives to the Instructional Assessment System student response forms to save money and reduce feedback time. A pilot program to move the student response forms, handed out...