The Western Front is the official newspaper of Western Washington University published once a week each quarter by the Student Publications Council every Tuesday (with the exception of Monday holidays).Western Weekend is published once a week each quarter every Thursday. News content is determined by student editors. Staff reporters are enrolled in a course in the department of journalism, but any student enrolled at Western may offer stories to the editors. The Front is mainly supported by advertising revenue, although opinions and stories in the newspaper have no connection with advertising.


Members of the Western community are entitled to a free copy of each issue of The Western Front.


Advertising inquiries should be directed to the business office.

Email:  wwu.westernfront@gmail.com

Phone: 360-650-3160


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Editorial Staff

Fall 2017

Alex Halverson

Managing Editor
McKenna Cardwell

News Editors
Melissa McCarthy

Taylor Nichols

Features Editors
Kira Erickson

Hailey Palmer

Sports Editor
Jake Gregg

Photo Editor
Kirstyn Nyswonger

Opinion Editor
Jordan Carlson

Illustrator // Cartoonist
Shannon Delurio

Web Developer

David Whorpole

Online Producer
Ben Olson

Daily Editor
Brooke Carlson

Blog Editor

Anna Edlund

Social Media Manager
Kaitlin Eslinger

Copy Editors
Haley Ausbun

Eric Trent

Hannah Wong

Tyler Morris

Katie Webber

Faculty Adviser
Jack Keith

Megan McGinnis

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