Throughout history, the purity of a woman has often been determined by the results of a singular honeymooning act. If a bloodied sheet was beneath two lovers by the end of intercourse, she had passed the test — she was loyal and saved her virginity until that night. Those who failed and walked away unstained were often labeled liars and whores.
Stories By Hammons
For the past 27 years, small packages from around the country have been sent to UAA’s campus and displayed for two weeks. Inside of those packages are self- portraits under one square foot in dimension.
Assistant psychology Professor EJ David received an award this month from the largest organization of psychology professionals and scientists in the United States. David’s research in Filipino- American psychology is gaining national recognition, as he was recently named the winner of the American Psychological Association’s Early Career Award “for distinguished contributions to the field of […]
When one imagines the lost world of dinosaurs and paleontology, the first thing that comes to mind is a montage of stereotypical excavation images in a dry, desert-like area. These excavations did happen, but on August 16, a lesser-known side of the story will be told by Roland A. Gangloff, UAF emeritus associate professor of […]
On the afternoon of June 11, buses were running late all across town as People Mover bus drivers explained a new fare box system to boarding passengers along their routes. Though the new fare boxes held back the bus schedule on that day, now that passengers are more familiarized with the process, they streamline the […]
One of the main staples of college budgeting is textbooks. The buggers can individually cost more than a week’s wage (depending on the employer and taxes), and their value is similar to that of diamonds—the second they are purchased, the resale price plummets to painfully low numbers. Since many do not keep their textbooks after […]
Summer is in the air, and the current view of UAA’s outdoor campus looks a lot like a beehive. The Landscape and Maintenance department workers are busy throughout the day with all sorts of groundskeeping jobs, and among those workers is a group of people specifically dedicated to landscape horticulture — that is, the specialty […]