Category: Politics

ASUAF amends bylaws, sets summer agenda

ASUAF senators met for what they thought was the last time of the spring semester on Sunday, May 8. They received more than they bargained for when students Josh Hovis, Ashleigh Strange and Michael Farrell showed up to protest the senate’s decision to amend its election bylaws.

Miller talks economy at SWEET event

Former US senate candidate Joe Miller discussed the nation’s economy Thursday, Feb. 3, at the Wood Center Ball Room. The event was hosted as part of a lecture series by Students Who Enjoy Economic Thinking (SWEET).

2011 legislative preview

The 2011 session of Alaska’s 27th Legislature began in Juneau on Tuesday, Jan. 18, and UA President Patrick Gamble and Gov. Sean Parnell have released their Redbook and Bluebook respectively.

Chancellor Rogers speaks at the Chamber of Commerce

Chancellor Rogers spoke Tuesday, Jan. 11, at the Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce meeting that took place in the Art Buswell room of the Carlson Center. The Chamber, whose major sponsors include BP, Exxon Mobil Corporation, ConocoPhilips, Fairbanks Memorial Hospital and the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, invited Rogers to be their featured speaker at their weekly Tuesday meeting.