Education in Alaska

Tell me your story: Budget cuts have been effecting alaska’s education system on all levels, reaching from administrators to teachers to students. Our goal is tell the story of how those budget cuts have affected the school system in Fairbanks as a whole. It seems to be common knowledge that the budget cuts have negatively…

Storytelling Proposal: UAF Green Bikes

I propose to do a story on the bike rental program UAF Green Bikes. Last semester I spoke to a few of the people who run the program for a previous assignment. While I came in to only ask a few questions, I ended up staying for much longer to learn more about their program.…

Guest Questions

Danny from Calypso Farm: What are the advantages of educating students about farming and gardening? Jason Avery from Fairbanks Parks and Recreation: What are some of the challenges you face working for parks recreation? Walkie Charles from Alaska Native Language Center: What do you believe are the most important values  Alaska Native culture and language…

Capstone I

Part I: What I’m adding to Wikipedia Differences From Traditional Literature In the vast spectrum that is the digital literature genre, pieces can take on many different forms and challenge the idea that is traditional literature. While e-books fall very close to traditional literature, interactive stories such as Gone Home are as far from traditional…

Pry: Digital Literature at it’s Best

Title: Pry, A Novella Authors: Danny Camnizzaro, Samantha Gorman Format: iOS App Review by Keegan Ragan Pry by Danny Camnizzaro and Samantha Gorman isn’t what you would expect from a typical e-book. Instead of what is simply a book copied onto your device, Pry is a much more dynamic approach towards the emerging e-literature genre. It expects the reader…