Moving on: A team effort

April 28, 20160

It was August of 2013 and I received a copy of the Freshmen Edition of The Northern Light newspaper at…

Read more

Don’t cut the Alaska Performance Scholarhip

April 10, 20160

Dear Alaska State Legislators, Seven of my 16 staff are able to go to school because of the Alaska Performance…

Read more

A threat to the university

March 20, 20160

As the chair of the University of Alaska subcommittee, Rep. Tammie Wilson holds the future of over 32,000 students in…

Read more

Kesha was doomed to fail

February 28, 20160

The Dr. Luke vs. Kesha battle is in full swing (and yes, she changed her name back to the regular…

Read more

Walk or Not: Should you go to your own Commencement?

December 6, 20150

TNL writers debate attending Fall Commencement

Read more

Can you feel the Bern?

October 21, 20151

As a journalist I’m told to keep my opinion private, to not let anyone on to my beliefs, but a…

Read more

Can’t stump Trump

October 21, 20153

In my official capacity as just some guy, I’m told that I shouldn’t have deeply held opinions about complex issues…

Read more

“Our thoughts and prayers are not enough”

October 5, 20152

Chris Harper-Mercer walked into Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon with six guns. Upon entering the classroom, he shot the…

Read more

She’s beautiful, all 20,310 feet of her

September 4, 20150

I don’t try to get involved in politics. Wow, everyone says that, I get it. Really, though. I ignore Facebook…

Read more

After Graduation

April 29, 20150

For seniors: What do you plan to do after graduation? For alumni: What did you do after graduation? Chloe Akers…

Read more

Anchorage Public Schools will suffer immensely in result of potential budget cuts

April 14, 20151

Editorial by Danielle Ackerman,[email protected] As a lifetime Alaskan who was educated only in public schools and married into a family full…

Read more

Apartheid Israel? Injustice for Palestine.

April 14, 20151

Editorial by Maria Lilly,[email protected] Students on campuses around the United States and around the world are finding themselves in the middle…

Read more

‘Doing it for Duir’: What it means to be a leader

April 7, 20150

On April 6, 2013, likely the most wonderful person I’ve ever met was stabbed to death. He was a friend,…

Read more

It’s about our future

March 29, 20150

By Nick Black, [email protected] Being a college student is exciting and challenging — it also can be a bit nerve-wracking…

Read more