TNL’s Photos of the Year

Contestants for the grizzly beard category line up and wait to be judged. The competition was the first of its kind that was held at UAA. Students and the public were open to enter the contest. Photo by Daniel Jackson
More than 50 participants gathered along 10th and I St. to commemorate the ninth anniversary of 9/11 as well as protest the event Glenn Beck and Sarah Palin held later that day at the Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center on Sept 11. - Photo by Logan Tuttle
Chancellor Fran Ulmer cuts the ribbon at the unveiling of the name of the Amenities Building Sept. 15. The winning entry was Fireside Cafe, submitted by Maunch Garhart. Fireside Caf? is located near the CPISB, Administration Building and new parking garage. Garhart was awarded 100 dollars in Wolfbucks. There were also runner-up prizes awarded. – Photo by Daniel Jackson
Amie Stanley, political science and marketing major, right, and Catherine Helle, Alaska studies major, middle, led a group of students through campus protesting the proposed tuition increases for upcoming school years on Sept 22. The UA Board of Regents decided not to increase tuition for AY 2012, and will decide on AY 2013 in November. - Photo by Ashley Snyder
Education major Michelle Ganoza holds up a sign with information on how to properly recycle as a part of the UAA Sustainability Club's flash mob on January 27. - Photo by Daniel Jackson