Forest Fair Rules Questioned

Naomi Cashion, Igaramkin Editor

February 16, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Recently, two evangelical Christians filed a lawsuit in federal court against the Girdwood Forest Fair, stating that their constitutional right to free speech had been hindered. Since its beginning, the annual Girdwood For...

Why Climate Change Should Matter to You

Danielle DuClos, Igaramkin Editor-in-Chief

January 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

As Alaskans, the landscape and environment is extremely important to our identity, ecology and economy. The topic of climate change has increasingly become a mainstream issue discussed not only by environmental specialists, bu...

Recent Accusations Reveal How Sexual Harassment Plagues America

Danielle DuClos, Igaramkin Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Since the New York Times published the allegations against Hollywood big shot Harvey Weinstein in October, more than 45 prominent men in American politics, entertainment, media and business have been accused of sexual miscondu...

Minimum Wage Increase Has Pros, Cons

Maeve Wiley, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Minimum wage is a topic of extreme controversy at this point in time. Every day people are discussing within their communities whether raising the average paycheck is worth the fallbacks and whether it is even necessary for t...

Christmas Spirit Goes Beyond Music and Lights

Hannah Randall, Igaramkin Editor

December 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion

There seems to be a bit of conflict in society over when the Christmas season should commence. There is an infinite number of opinions on the topic and people even have differing ideas about when specific parts of the holi...

DDF: Which Kind of Letter Is Appropriate?

Thomas Garrett, Igaramkin Reporter

October 10, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Drama, Debate and Forensics (DDF) is an activity that can warrant an athletic letter in the Anchorage School District. There is no classification between Junior Varsity and Varsity which would then qualify for a Varsity lett...

Freshmen Get Advice from Students, Teachers

Ebru Turker, Igaramkin Reporter

October 9, 2017

Filed under Opinion

For young and inexperienced teens, high school is a whole new world.  Entering the school on the first day can be nerve-wracking for most, yet exciting for others. How do they do it? Kristen Nevala-Melican, Dimond alumnus, has ...

Not All Role Models Are Appropriate for Children

Elyahnee Auelua-Satele, Igaramkin Reporter

October 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Everyone has a social media entertainer that they love to watch. Whether it be on YouTube, Instagram, Twitter or Vine, we all have somebody we enjoy watching in our spare time. A social media personality that has recently bl...

iPhone Eight and Eight Plus: Time to Move Up?

Davren Seagle, Igaramkin Reporter

October 2, 2017

Filed under Opinion

On Sept. 12, Apple released the official news that the new iPhone Eight and Eight Plus would start shipping all over the world Sept: 22, along with the iPhone X that will start shipping over the world on Nov: 3. The iPhone ...