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Political inaction can have dire environmental consequences

Alex Schoff, Editor

May 12, 2020

Hello, my name is Norm and I’m 19 years old. I was born in the year 2000. I’m 11 years younger than the Exxon Valdez oil spill that rocked Alaska back in 1989. However, I am not younger than the damage that it caused. Still,...

Opinion: A lesson from the orcas

Kayla Heidenreich, Editor

April 20, 2020

Easter morning was sunny, clear and still. The Puget Sound was as smooth as glass, beckoning an early SUP paddle with my dad. Minutes later, we were sitting on our boards in the middle of the bay, admiring the silence and beauty...

Opinion: SNU, give creative writing the attention it deserves

Miranda Jacobson, Editor

March 18, 2020

When I was fifteen years old, I decided to go to a college fair. I walked the rows of schools that were tabling and excitedly looked for a school that would fulfill my desire to learn about creative writing. Most of the schools...

Why you won’t vote Elizabeth Warren or Amy Klobuchar

Elizabeth White, Editor

February 24, 2020

We have made it to the year 2020 and it has been exactly 100 years since women have gained the right to vote in this country. In those hundred years, men have dominated each of the presidential races and have won 100% of them....

Global weirding: Weather vs. climate change

Emily Tessmer, Editor

December 13, 2019

Whether you are an avid social media user, news buff, or recluse, chances are you have been exposed to some kind of debate or conversation around why our weather patterns seem increasingly wild, and what climate change has...

Opinion: fire and fury in California

Emily Tessmer, Editor

November 5, 2019

On Sunday, California Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency as the Kincade Fire in Northern California continues to devour thousands of acres, displacing thousands of people. People in power blackout commun...

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