Amid final exams, projects and anticipation the warm, bright days of summer, graduation might seem far away — especially changing majors or taking a semester off can delay how soon one can get their degree making the wait seem even longer.
Stories By TNL Staff
Forcible rape rates in Anchorage are the highest they’ve been in 30 years.
The name of the crime itself presents a problem.
It implies there is such a thing as non-forcible rape. That’s incorrect. The only other category of rape is statutory rape.
If you didn’t know any of that, we can’t say we blame you.
It has been five weeks since the introduction of the “Amazing Stories” campaign. The hype built up immensely through a week of festivities and promises of flashy commercials, great stories and a new chapter in UAA’s history.
It has been four weeks since the hype died down.
Recently, a Facebook page entitled “UAA Confessions” appeared on the TNL Facebook wall asking us to “like” them. We did.
Our voice was heard.
The student body collectively decided to add $3 to student fees for those taking three or more credit hours in the November 2011 general election at UAA.
A penis or tongue can fit into three holes commonly associated with the loss of virginity.
If you’ve been putting or receiving a body part in any of those holes, you should take advantage of the free STI testing taking place from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Feb. 13 in the Student Health and Counseling Center in Room 116/120 of Rasmuson Hall.
Being afraid of the dark is not a childhood fear — not in Alaska and not in any city.
The government wants to give you free money. Well, in most cases they do.
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, is designed to help relieve the financial burden of college expenses people face and nearly every college attendee can apply for it.
In the past year, The Northern Light has been through a lot of changes.
There were times when there was no executive or managing editor; times when writers had to put all hands on deck and design, take photos and draw graphics for the newspaper; and times when staffers were still working on the newspaper at 3 a.m.
In the digital age, it’s easy to verify things purchased online via email or on a confirmation page, but it’s essential to keep a digital filing folder for important information.
The snow and slippery ice on the streets is becoming a permanent fixture around town.
Next, turkey will be in our bellies, and holiday decorations will be carefully strung through trees and lining sidewalks.
The Northern Light is an entirely student-run newspaper at the University of Alaska Anchorage. It has been in publication since Sept. 19, 1988, after the merger between UAA and Anchorage Community College combined two newspapers: the UAA Voice and the Anchorage Community College Accent.
Biden’s teeth bared. Romney’s caffeine overdose. Binders full of women. And the biggest American flagpin of anyone…on the entire stage.
There are only 20 days left before the presidential election and only two presidential debates left — meaning voters have few remaining opportunities to see how each candidate plans to run this country.