On appreciation vs. appropriation

For the record, The Western Front Editorial Board is composed of three very white people: Dante Koplowitz-Fleming, Monique Merrill and Laura Place. It’s a Friday afternoon and the sun is shining. There’s a group of white students applying henna on each other in the grass. Beside them, a group […]

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College is about learning (to do your job)

By Monique Merrill There’s some excitement on campus: The Associated Students Board is holding a recall election regarding AS VP for Business and Operations, Genaro Meza-Roa, upon a unanimous recommendation for impeachment by the AS Student Senate and a majority vote in favor of impeachment from the board themselves. […]

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The price of labor

Put your money where your mouth is By Monique Merrill Diversity and inclusion are Western’s ideals. Those two words are everywhere in Western’s official communication.  Take the mission statement: Western “serves the people of the State of Washington, the nation, and the world by bringing together individuals of […]

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