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November movie preview

November 5, 20130

Check out the synopsis for movies coming out in November including: Dallas Buyers Club, Ender’s Game, Last Vegas, Big Sur,…

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Media coverage causes jury system malfunction

July 10, 20130

Many cases throughout the U.S. history have caused shock and upset as jury members decide the fate of those standing…

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Becoming a society member

June 11, 20130

You open up the mail and receive a letter that says “Congratulations! Your outstanding grades and/or achievements have opened up…

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Summer bus fee should be option for student workers

May 29, 20130

Despite the gloom and overall lack of greenness, summer has arrived. While most students will go away to visit family…

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Repealing the big oil giveaway is a smart move for Alaskans

May 29, 20130

There is not a lack of interest in Alaska’s oil supply. So the old adage, “If you build it, they…

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Prioritizing your future

May 1, 20130

Sometimes it is hard to look into the future optimistically. There is always going to be something along the path…

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Taking more than a five minute break

May 1, 20130

Everyone already knows how important it is to take a five-minute break while studying and working. These mini-breaks increase productivity and brain power. But…

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Editorial – Removal of the Rec Department, oh my!

April 24, 20120

UAA may be making a small, but resounding, mistake. On April 6, the decision came to cut the UAA Housing…

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Samantha Koenig: a tragic wake-up call

April 17, 20120

It seemed like a scene out of a movie: a pretty young woman working late, alone and probably without a…

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Martin, Zimmerman and the media machine

April 10, 20120

The racist shot the drug dealer. If mass media is to be taken at its word, George Zimmerman and Trayvon…

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‘Yes’ on 5 is a safe and necessary vote

March 27, 20120

The editorial this week discusses One Anchorage’s Proposition 5, equal rights for gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals, which will take…

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APD does not help in undercover bar slings

January 24, 20120

It’s been nearly a month since Anchorage police began searching bars for people who were a bit too drunk, aka…

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The controversial, non-existent holiday tree

December 6, 20110

In recent weeks, we’ve been going down the line of states to see which will dare to call their amply…

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Moral ambiguity explains why we won’t intervene on another’s behalf

December 1, 20110

The Penn State investigation has led most to question not only how someone could commit such acts, but also how…

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