New Year, New Books

Egan Library seeks recommendations By Caitlin Purdome, Egan Library Assistant, Serials & Collections for the UAS Whalesong Welcome back to a new semester! As part of the Egan Library marketing team, I want to ask you to recommend books and movies you think we should have in the library. A big part of my job at…

Student Government Appointees

Briefs on new student senators JORDAN LEWIS, Staff Writer, UAS Whalesong Three new senators have been appointed to UAS student government.  Eleanor Ruchti, Griffin Plush, and Celeste Josephine were appointed to USUAS-JC on Jan. 28 to fill three recent vacancies. Student government members can leave for a number of reasons ranging from personal issues to…

Don’t Slip!

A survey of winter alert systems and tips to get you safely to your destination MELISSA SCRIVEN, STAFF WRITER, UAS WHALESONG An alert system is available to all UAS students, staff, and faculty.  “We have a Campus-Wide Alert system that is on all phones on campus,” said Craig Cottrell, Emergency Management Planner at UAS.  Nearly…

Back to school in style

By ERIN LAUGHLIN SPONSORED It is that time of the year again, the leaves are falling, and it is time to start layering up after a hot summer. Like every year there are new trends that you may or may not have in your closet, and this year you might have to steal from your…

Building community

NRSC welcomes all students to a safe and open space BY KHRYSTL BROUILLETTE Staff Writer, UAS Whalesong Dude, what’s that delicious smell? A common question heard amongst students walking in the first floor of the Mourant Building on Friday, August 31. More than likely, that smell was radiating from the fresh fry bread the Native…

Tossing dough and paying tuition

Local restaurant’s college tuition program offers students a way to pay for college By JORDAN LEWIS Staff Writer, UAS Whalesong Signing off on upwards of $16,000 plus interest can be pretty scary at 18 years old, but tossing dough could cover the cost of tuition. Bullwinkle’s Pizza a locally owned Juneau restaurant offers its employees…