Student Representatives in Juneau: Day Two

On day two of the Coalition of Student Leaders Legislative Conference, UAA representatives voted with other campuses to determine what they would advocate for on behalf of students to legislators. The proceedings also included a vote of support for embattled UA President Jim Johnsen. Alex Jorgenson, Joey Sweet and Demry Mebane offer differing perspectives on Read more about Student Representatives in Juneau: Day Two[…]

An Interview with Representative Jason Grenn

Anchorage Rep. Jason Grenn came into office three months ago, after running against an incumbent representative because no one else would. Now Grenn is looking to make lawmakers more accountable by lowering the threshold for conflicts of interest. We sat sat down with him to discuss the bill and his goals for the future. KRUA’s Read more about An Interview with Representative Jason Grenn[…]

Payton Head: Tolerance on Campus

In 2015, University of Missourri student Payton Head wrote a viral Facebook post about his experiences with racism on campus. The post put him in the national spotlight and sparked controversy at his school over issues regarding race. We caught up with Payton to talk about tolerance, compassion, and how to make a difference in Read more about Payton Head: Tolerance on Campus[…]

Staff Picks: February ’17

Ahh February, the month of love… (thankfully it’s also the shortest month of the year) However, we are LOVING this year’s new releases! Here’s what’s keeping us warm this winter: Max Jungreis – News Reporter Flo Morrisey and Matthew E. White – Gentlewoman, Ruby Man Americana music prodigy Matthew E. White and singer/flower child Flo Morrissey collaborate on Read more about Staff Picks: February ’17[…]