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Supreme Court Convenes on Campus

Washington State Supreme Court Justice Mary Yu speaking at the Supreme Court Justice panel on Wednesday, Oct. 9 //Photo by Claire Ott By Nolan Baker The...

Female representation in Whatcom County elections

Street view of the City Hall July 9, 2019. // Photo by Zack Jimenez  By Mia Amis In the last four years, there have been a...

40th Legislative District seeks new state senator

By Ashlynn Johnson A special caucus of the 40th Legislative District precinct committee officers met at Bellingham’s Firehouse Arts...

Future uncertain for e-liquid users, sellers

Photo by Oliver Hamlin By Simon Thomas Bellingham is often cloudy, but some of that...

AS Board talks student senate, Lobby Day

Illustration by Julia Berkman By Simon Thomas The Legislative Affairs Council has begun drafting Western’s newest legislative agenda. Associated Students Vice President for Governmental Affairs Natasha...

Dorm residents not protected by ‘standard of living’ law

By Samuel Fletcher In winter 2016, Edens North residents were left without reliable hot water for three months total, and no hot water at all...

Nobody is Above the Law: Indivisible Bellingham holds protest after Sessions resignation

Protesters chant and hold signs at a rally to protest the appointment of acting attorney general Mathew Whitaker on Nov. 8, 2018 at the...

AS creates Student Senate

By Simon Thomas The Associated Students Board has reworked the organization of Western’s student government to add a new legislative branch, the Student Senate. This...

Faculty Senate starts mentorship program

By Anjali LeGrand Western’s Faculty Senate has begun a new mentorship program focused on pairing incoming faculty with experienced faculty on campus. A new initiative...

Ana Ramirez takes legal action against Western for missing wages: “This fight is not about me.”

Ramirez filed a wage claim requesting her unpaid wages. // Photo courtesy of Ana Ramirez By Ian Ferguson Ana Ramirez, an undocumented student, is taking legal...
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