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Death by caffeine

October 11, 20131

The slogan, “How many licks does it take to get to the center of Tootsie Pop?” takes a much more…

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The legend of the Lady in the Moon

October 9, 20130

Throughout September, the UAA Confucius collaborated with the Alaskan Chinese Association in order to celebrate the Chinese Moon Festival throughout…

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Examining the creativity effect

September 24, 20130

UAA’s Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence hosted a workshop Sept. 11 that aimed to encourage student creativity inside the classroom.…

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Cheers to Campus Politics

September 19, 20130

More often than not, there’s friction between the Democrats and the Republicans. Yet, when the season ends, these two adversaries…

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‘Why butts?’ A Q&A with the artist

September 10, 20130

Hailing from Dallas, Texas, Pjae Naiima, better known as the elusive “Butt Sketcher,” comes to UAA every year to draw…

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National Wellness Week sparks awareness

September 10, 20130

In previous centuries, the mentally ill have faced ridicule, torture and have been burned alive by religious figures who believed…

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The faster you go the more friends you make.

August 27, 20130

Unlike other creatures that sniff butts, fan feathers or call out for mates, mankind has redefined a new, innovative way…

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The Unheard Voices of Religion: Mennonites

July 25, 20130

While often stereotyped by archaic bonnets, hand plows and simple living, the Mennonites have long separated from their Amish counterparts.…

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UAA Suicide Prevention Initiatives

July 24, 20130

On Tuesday, July 16th, 2013, there was a gatekeeper training for the University of Alaska- Integrated Suicide Prevention Initiative conducted…

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The Red Feather: An Advice Column with a Twist.

July 24, 20130

Ladies, Gents, Circus performers in all forms, colors, and sizes, -Huddle up and lend me your ears! Today is the…

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Exploring the Alaskan faith revolution

July 10, 20131

What is faith? Is it hope? Is it simply believing without seeing? Or is there concrete evidence that faith exists,…

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HIV: Get Tested, Be a Hero

July 10, 20130

While students explore their sexuality with multiple partners and unsafe sex, a health journal from PubMed Central says college has…

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