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KPC considers upcoming budget process

...the proposal could save a full-time community college student an average of $3,800 in tuition per year. KPC student government advisor Shauna Thornton said in theory she likes the idea of the bill because it would raise the bar for education...
House candidates discuss issues

...Chenault said. Thornton, 51, a recent college graduate from the University of Alaska Anchorage said working in student government gave her the desire to effect change. She said if she could deal with issues facing 34,000 students, she could...
Rich Lowry: Warning - literature ahead

...upsetting discussions of rape (that would "trigger" memories of their trauma), but has gained wider currency.The student government of the University of California at Santa Barbara passed a resolution calling for professors to include trigger warnings...
Thornton challenges Olson for District 30

...involved with the Kenai Fine Arts Center, the Relay for Life of the Central Peninsula and Kenai Peninsula College student government as well as other groups. "I'm not the baking, cooking mommy," Thornton said. "I'm the one that's out...
Support makes prom magical, memorable

...promenade and prom into an event to remember. These kind people gave countless hours to make this prom memorable. Student government members also played a huge part in prom's success. These young people showed up and worked before and after sports...
School news

...O'Dell, Marie Frei, and Emmalee Johnson for being awarded Honorable Mentions in the 2013 Alaska Association of Student Governments/ANTHC/GCI Suicide Prevention Media Contest. They were each awarded $25 for their effort to design and produce...
Take charge of your education

...attending classes. During my second year I began getting involved with student activities and was elected into student government. It was a little strange as most classmates were younger, but I was welcomed and had much to offer in terms of...

...problem with the Greek system more directly.Cleo Thomas Jr., an Anniston attorney who became the first black student government association president at Alabama in 1976 and later spent 19 years as a trustee, said administrators before Bonner...
Bethel man to head school activities organization

...about 1,000 sport officials a year but Matthews says they do a lot more than that."We sponsor and oversee the student government association, we have two statewide music festivals," Matthews says. "We have a debate, drama, and forensics...
School district implements suicide training

...joint advocacy effort of the Prevention Council, the Alaska Mental Health Board and the Alaska Association of Student Governments. Kognito uses virtual role-playing scenarios to train personnel on how to identify and engage students who are...


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