Latino Student Union shares love of culture with others

"It's an organization that gives voice to our Hispanic community. Our main goal is to get together and make a change, but also for other students of other cultures to join and learn more about the Hispanic culture," Ana Azpilcueta, LSU president, said.

UA contains second highest percentage of in-state students in the U.S.

Ninety-one percent of students that attend UAA are residents of Alaska.

Free Chinese workshops, holiday celebrations

The Confucius Institute hosts events dedicated to helping people gain a better understanding of Chinese culture and language

College Cookbook: Holler for challah

Challah is a Jewish bread typically served during the Sabbath and holidays like Hanukkah

Exercising made fun

Not only is Zumba enjoyable, it's also an extremely good workout. The constant movement often builds up a sweat.

Covenant House: A light in the dark

The shelter held a candlelight vigil and fundraiser to support homeless youth

Researchers present at the Department of Biological Sciences seminar series

Throughout the semester different researchers have presented on a wide range of topics relating to biology

Thanksgiving feast on campus Nov. 23

USUAA invites both students and the Anchorage community to attend

Alaska’s oil money hangover

Atwood Chair of Journalism, Tim Bradner, discussed need to find new solutions for the state's fiscal future

Veterans’ disappearing stories

The Alaska Veterans Museum is working to preserve veterans' oral histories while there's still time

Get off the couch!

Sports, markets, music and more

Annual PB&J drive continues in year eight

“The primary goal of the event is to stock the Emergency Food Cache here at UAA… which directly benefits UAA and it’s students,” Echternacht said.

Student business owner shares his path to success

"I literally had a store in my bedroom. I had tables set up and I was just selling different things. Entrepreneurship was in my blood, if you will. It was something that I found great interest in and just loved to do,” Jones said.

The Chronicles of Yarnia: The crochet, the knit and the cross stitch

Be sure to catch their upcoming sales, and the last of the fall semester on Nov. 21 and Dec. 5 at 11:30 a.m. in the Social Sciences Building.

College Cookbook: Honey garlic ferment

This strong and sweet sauce would make a great addition to a stir-fry, or even hummus.

Radical Recreation: Mixing up happiness

Restaurant hospitality management major Jessica Struempler specializes in making desserts

UAA Atwood Chair to discuss Alaska’s oil money

Tim Bradner is an accomplished journalist who has covered Alaska public policy issues since the 1960s

Student-led Swahili lessons help represent global student organization

Victor Samoei, of Kenya, explains challenges of teaching crash course in complex language

Get off the couch!

A steampunk celebration, movies and beer tasting.

Anchorage happiness rating receives mixed reaction

Recently published article ranks Anchorage as one of the happiest cities in North America.

Arguing Alaska debate investigates proposed immigration reforms

Next in the series to take place Nov. 13. Tickets are $15, accessible from

Radical recreation: For the thrill of it

Desmond Ongaro is dedicated to enhancing a rider's performance through engineering

Get off the couch!

First Friday, concerts, a ski swap and more.

College Cookbook: Three salads to distract you from Halloween candy

It's that time of the year again. Take a break from the cupcakes, cookies and candy. These tasty and healthy salads will keep your energy up to get you through the last half of...

Professor at UAA receives perfect score on

Ron Crawford, professor emeritus of history and geography, tops the charts in student reviews, overall quality

Clubs, charity and candy at UAA’s Haunted Halloween Fun Night

The event will be held on the second floor of the Student Union, from 1-6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 28. Parking and admission to the event are free and tickets to participate in the different activities are $0.50 each.

Delta Alpha Pi Honor Society starts new chapter at UAA

The three Greek letters of Delta Alpha Pi stand for disability, achievement and pride in accomplishments not just as students with handicaps, but as members of the university community.

Thai salmon soup

A hearty, healthy soup fit for an Alaska winter day.

Get Off the Couch!

Halloween parties, movies and more.

Get off the couch!

A Tribe Called Red, author discussions and more.