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…

Interview with Justin Parish

BY ADELLE LaBRECQUE Staff Writer, UAS Whalesong As many of you already know, State House Representative Justin Parish, was also a graduate of UAS here in Juneau, as well as a reporter for The Whalesong. The following is an excerpt from an interview with him in his office on Friday, Feb. 24. To those reading…

UAS Gives Time, Food, and Thanks

BY KASEY CHEN Staff Writer, UAS Whalesong As November wrapped up at UAS, the campus joined together once again for the annual Community Thanksgiving event held in the Lakeside Grill. Tables adorned with autumn colors and leafy centerpieces were crowded with students, staff, and community members ready to join in the feast. Entry required guests…

The Ghost of Communication Yet to Come

BY KAYLYN HASLUND For the UAS Whalesong On Oct. 30, Evening at Egan’s fifth event, “Strengthening the Spirit of Collaboration at Work, at Home, and in the Community” appeared in our University’s library. Kathleen Macferran and Jared Finkelstein, two certified trainers with the Center for Nonviolent Communication. They began simply with introductions and a quote…