By Jarod Todeschi
“How are you spending spring break?” many students might ask one another in the weeks preceding it, as I asked my friend, Lavender Wu ('18) as the celebratory week off approached.
“I am going to Cancun!” she told me, “I’m going by myself.”
By Madelyn Jones
For people who love being whisked away into fantastical, fictional worlds, there are few things better than getting lost in a book or film. However, if story-based indie video games are not in your escapism queue, maybe they should be. There are
By Ryleigh Norgrove
Humans have been looking to the stars for the entirety of our very existence, influencing our science and philosophy and guiding our ships. The GPS has since replaced the sextet in the present day, but the cosmos continue to inspire scientific advancement
By Quinlyn Manfull
On March 21, 2018 at a summit in Kigali, Rwanda, 44 of the 55 African Union (AU) member states signed an agreement that will set up a free trade area through the continent of Africa. With the intent of improving regional integration,
By Heather Pearson
Climate change is currently “the most systemic threat to humankind,” according to United Nations Secretary General António Guterres.
Speaking last week, Guterres pushed for world leaders to lessen their greenhouse gas emissions. However, when addressing the United States, he stated that “independently
By Natalie Roadarmel
This May, elections for the governor of Oregon will begin. The elected individual will hold office for four years, and elections will be held once again in 2022. There are currently 17 people running for Governor, which is more candidates than the
By Kellen Bulger
Just last month it was announced that nine WU faculty members would be receiving tenure and/or promotions from the university. The decision to promote and give tenure to WU faculty members is one that is made every semester and approved by President
By Claire Matthews-Lingen
The ASWU meeting on Thursday March 22 was full of productive discussion of proposals. The newly elected executive team was celebrated. President: Akerah Mackey, Vice President: Erica Noble, Treasurer: Sarah Mische.
Senate campaigns will take place the week of April 9, and
By Gianni Marabella
ASWU is rolling out a new online portal to allow for stronger communication and interaction between University governance and the student body. The site will be a hub where students easily keep up to date with happenings within ASWU and the University as