Student Resources & Opportunities
Resources and opportunities for English students.
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Please make your submission a minimum of 2 weeks prior to the event. We will do our best to honor your request but cannot guarantee it if it falls within the 2 week minimum submission period.
The Creative Writing Club (CWC) provides a forum for undergraduate writers to share their creative work. Members lead workshops, discuss craft issues, and distribute opportunities for publication and professional development.
The English Graduate Organization (EGO) advocates for graduate students in the Department of English. Its goals are to promote the local literary community and to provide opportunities for professional development.
UAF Writing Center
The Writing Center is a student-staffed tutoring service focused on building the writing skills of the UAF learning community. Both in-person and virtual tutoring sessions are offered as well as a wealth of resources. A computer lab is available for students' use and each student can print up to 25 pages free of charge.
Check out their website to book a tutoring appointment or peruse their many helpful resources, such as common mistakes in student writing, citation guidelines, essay writing strategies and more.
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Ice Box is the undergraduate literary journal of the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Published
annually in the spring, it features fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, hybrid work,
and artwork from current UAF undergraduate students.
Founded in 1977, Permafrost is housed at the University of Alaska Fairbanks MFA program, and run by dedicated creative writing graduate students. We publish a winter online issue as well as a spring print issue, both of which feature compelling poetry, fiction, and literary nonfiction by established writers and new voices alike.
The Sun Star is a student run newspaper; by students, for students. It gives students
the opportunity to get published and paid, and has engaged with Alaskan news and culture
for over 70 years. The Sun Star is funded directly by the UAF student body.
There are many scholarship opportunities for English students at UAF. Visit our dedicated scholarship page to learn about the criteria and application processes
for these English department-specific opportunities!
The office of Undergraduate Research & Scholarly Activity (URSA) is UAF's resource for the development and promotion of experiential learning activities that engage undergraduate students to support UAF's goal to become a leading student-focused research university.
Undergraduate research and creative activity at UAF covers all disciplines, from climate sciences to music, engineering, anthropology, life sciences, art and theater.