UAA Jazz Ensemble to spread love of jazz with benefit concert

The first Jazz Benefit Concert of the year will be in swing on Oct. 24. A variety of talents from UAA students, faculty, alumni...

All Things Debauchery: “Bloodello” returns to Koot’s

At the end of the month, the worlds of haunt and burlesque will collide once again for the return of “Bloodello,” a burlesque show...

UPASS celebrates 20-year anniversary with art competition

The “Platinum Partnership” art exhibit, named after the anniversary metal for 20 years, is a component of a year-long celebration in honor of the...

UAA painting professor provokes thought with exhibition in Anchorage Museum

“When I first walked in, the thing that struck me was the level of skill that I saw in the paintings. They are incredibly...

Homecoming week packed with activities and competition

Homecoming week is just around the corner, and Student Life and Leadership, USUAA and plenty of other campus clubs and organizations have been busy...

Album Review: ‘Room 25’

Noname mixes poetry and rap to deliver understated messages in new album

25 years of ‘a-mazing’ a cappella

For the last 25 years, the UAA Concert Board has hosted A Cappella Festivella. The annual music event is part of homecoming week and...

Campus Art Walk

Have you ever wondered what that sculpture outside Rasmuson Hall means or why there’s a stone lion in the UAA Geological Rock Garden? You...

A ‘transition year’ for UAA’s dance program

The dance program through the Department of Theatre and Dance is going through a few changes. Before the fall semester started, it was made known...

‘Understory’ accepting creative written works for 2018-19 edition

Another year, another anthology in the making. For many years, the English department has put together an "annual anthology of achievement" of creative works...

A wildly unique concert

A musical trio and a UAA professor will perform in Anchorage for the last of their weekend tour. Wild Shore New Music's trio and UAA...

Experience traditional Chinese culture with the Confucius Institute

The Confucius Institute, UAA’s center for Chinese culture, will host Chinese Cultural Workshops throughout the fall and spring semesters. The four workshops, Chinese Martial...

A sneak peek at Theatre and Dance’s upcoming year

Lights, camera, action and a lot of hard work. The UAA Department of Theatre and Dance has plenty of new shows to perform this...

Celebrate UAA’s first Democracy & Civic Action Week

Democracy & Civic Action Week is an eight-day event filled with activities aimed to engage participants in learning about their rights and responsibilities as...

Tune into ‘two hours of pure randomness’ with “The Boys Are...

"The Boys Are Back in Town" is a student-run radio show on KRUA, the university's radio station. The show is performed by three close...

The Bounded Text exhibit to occupy Kimura Gallery, ARC Gallery

The Kimura Gallery and the ARC Gallery's newest exhibit features unique art with a unique theme. Five national and international female artists have worked on...

Annual exhibit shows off Camera Club’s talents

The Camera Club will exhibit their photographs at The Hugh McPeck Gallery for their annual exhibit, "Through Our Eyes." The Camera Club, one of many...

‘Catch & Release’ welcomes students back to campus at Hugh McPeck

Two UAA fine arts majors are sharing the Hugh McPeck Gallery’s space for its latest exhibit. Katherine Massong and Erin Cockreham have been working during...

Kick off the school year with live music, food and SNL...

Campus Kick-Off is a huge welcoming party for UAA freshman and returning students. It's a great way to see what UAA has to offer...

The last First Friday of summer

There's a lot to do while the sun's still out this First Friday in downtown Anchorage with events starting as early as 4 p.m. The...

UAA graduate showcases ‘Intimacy’

In May, Anya Gudimova graduated from UAA with a degree in art with a concentration in painting, and a minor in English with an...

Looking back on ‘The Clone Returns Home’ and the Foreign Film...

Five years ago, “The Clone Returns Home” was the first movie I reviewed for this column. And as a movie about returns to life,...

Print Club members showcase the art of printmaking

The Hugh McPeck Gallery on the second floor of the Student Union opened its doors to “Print Club,” an exhibition showcasing the work of...

Goosefest replaced with smaller events this summer

After three years of Goosefest, the July event will not be returning this summer. Goosefest, a small music festival at Cuddy Quad, was starting to...

All About Anchorage: summer events in June

Take a look at what Anchorage has to offer through the first month of the summer

PBS Kids show portrays Alaska Native culture

Princess Daazhraii Johnson, a Gwich’in Athabascan producer who lives in Fairbanks, is the creative producer for the series. She is also an alumna of UAA.

Bivy offers internship, aimed at art students

The small space, owned by Simonetta Mignano, is looking for an intern to fill a role working at Bivy for three to six months, four hours a week.

Coming to peace with injury: UAA artist creates her urn

Ember Jackinsky has an upcoming First Friday show at Bootleggers 8 Star Saloon, 612 F St., on May 4 at 5 p.m.

UAA ensemble to play crowd favorites for spring commencement

With a few more rehearsals to go through, Proskurnya and the ensemble will be ready to play in the Alaska Airlines Center on May 6 to celebrate this year’s graduates.

It’s a war of tones in the tryhard Austrian flick ‘Sarajevo’

Never has a movie been as blindingly overexposed as “Sarajevo.”