Category: This Day in History

From the archives, Oct. 28, 1946: ‘School papers in general’

From the archives, Oct. 28, 1946: ‘School papers in general’

The unanimous decision of ASUA members on Wednesday Oct 24th to support a weekly student paper should validate the presence of this one on the campus. The [sic] initail [sic] success of the paper...

From the archives, March 8, 1985: ‘Handicapped access needs work at UAF’

From the archives, March 8, 1985: ‘Handicapped access needs work at UAF’

Doug Schneider / Sun Star Access for the handicapped at UAF has been greatly improved in recent years, but deficiencies still exist. Mike Salzman, a UAF student who has used a wheelchair since a...

From the archives, Nov. 1, 1947: ‘Polar Star still voice of ASUA, Honor and integrity insulted’

From the archives, Nov. 1, 1947: ‘Polar Star still voice of ASUA, Honor and integrity insulted’

Twenty-five years of tension between the Farthest North Collegian and the student body finally built up to an [sic] irresistable [sic] force. The resulting earthquake, which threw the student body meeting into an uproar...

This Month in History (March 9, 1999)

This Month in History (March 9, 1999)

Compiled by Lida Zakurdaew / Office Manager Alien hunter drops by UAF for lecture (Subheader: Subject of “Contact” listens for distant radio signals in space) Mandy Strohl / Sun Star UAF may not be...

This Day In History: Nov. 10 1998 – “Board funds coal plant”

This Day In History: Nov. 10 1998 – “Board funds coal plant”

Board funds coal plant  Nov. 10 1998 / Vol. 18 No. 9 David Costello / Sun Star University of Alaska Board of Regents vetoed funding for a $47.6 million experimental power plant last week...