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Budget cuts mean travel restrictions for University employees

January 17, 20160

On Jan. 6, University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen sent a memo to UA employees explaining that as a result…

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Tuition Increase: How did it happen?

November 29, 20150

Tuition rises five percent starting Fall 2016 semester — up 26 percent from 2011.

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The UAA campus goes smoke and tobacco free on Nov. 19

November 15, 20150

Where this initiative came from and what it means for students

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Parking services contracts consulting firm for in-depth assessment

November 3, 20150

The average parking space on campus is 8 1/2 feet wide and 19 feet long. That’s roughly 160 square feet.…

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UAA College Dems Host Party for First Primary Debate

October 20, 20150

  On Tuesday, October 13th Candidates for the Democratic Nominee for President took the stage in Vegas against one another for…

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MAC apartments sort out Wi-Fi troubles with GCI

October 20, 20150

Wireless Internet has become a necessity for survival in today’s increasingly digital world. Wi-Fi is so commonplace its availability in…

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Athletic/recreation fee may increase

October 7, 20152

Fees at UAA, which seem to always be going up, don’t just increase without the input of students on campus.…

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Renovations underway for “reimagined” campus bookstore

September 30, 20150

The UAA Campus Bookstore is ordering much more than textbooks for next semester. Along with the thousands of new textbooks…

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Introduction to UAA Housing series: “Something Phenomenal”

September 23, 20150

What David Weaver won’t admit is the fact he has probably one of the most challenging jobs at the university.…

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Residential hall lobbies to be remodeled

September 21, 20150

In a few short months, the first floor lobbies of East, West, and North Hall, as students know them, will…

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UAA’s new Engineering and Industry building unveiled in ceremonial ribbon cutting; September 10

September 8, 20150

  Under construction since 2013; the new engineering and industry building is now open and ready to be broken in.…

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Wells Fargo Sports Complex construction coming to a close

August 19, 20150

As fall semester looms just around the corner, so does the reopening of the Wells Fargo Sports Complex. The recreation…

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Alaska Airlines Center nears 1-year anniversary

August 18, 20150

The Alaska Airlines Center is approaching its first full calendar year of use. The $109 million, multi-purpose arena has seen…

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What they don’t tell you about living in the dorms

August 10, 20150

A decent amount of my freshman year was spent in room 207-B of West hall. I really liked West, it…

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