Author archive for Karen Simmons

  • Surveil and protect

    Campus police in Fairbanks have been using body cameras for years. The University of Alaska Fairbanks Police Department is now…

  • The other side of Bill Berry

    Mark Berry says his father painted another mural full of wonder and fantasy. The illustration can be found at the…

  • Iditarod 2015: Nenana Checkpoint

    Just five hours after the start of the race, dog teams made their way…

  • Sunshine draws students outside

    Images of a day not to be be savored after a long winter.

  • Chancellor Rogers to retire in August

      In an email sent to faculty and staff this afternoon, Chancellor Brian Rogers announces plans to retire by the…

  • Students hold sway in ASUAF elections

    Student elections are happening right now on campus. The Associated Students of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, your student government, holds elections…

  • The sober side of case day

    If you’ve attended UAF during the spring semester before, you’ve likely heard about Springfest, or Case Day as it’s more…

  • flags and greenery

    Scholarship helps students leave campus

    UAF is naturally and now, internationally, inspiring. It’s true, UAF wants you to leave the country for a while and will…

  • Computer, video camera, audio recorder

    News convergence today

    As I’ve been writing, reading and reporting news at KUAC and in my journalism classes the last week, an idea…

  • Label Maker

    Better to stir or steer?

    Online media has opened an unlimited amount of sources for news consumers to choose from. Anyone with a network connection…

  • smart phone

    Retention: From print to pixels

    Tablets, smart phones and other devices provide us with an unlimited amount of information literally right at our fingertips. They…

  • Simmons

    Karen S. Simmons

    Karen is a local who dreams of soon living outside her home state of Alaska. She explores all aspects of…