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Opinion: ADUs can bring some relief to housing crisis

Illustration by Mathew Roland. By Kira Erickson Housing has become a hot commodity in Bellingham, and the market is competitive. Too often, students are trapped within...

Silencing opposing views erodes principles of free speech

By Jordan Carlson Correction: This story originally stated that Jonathan Zimmerman was only able to speak for 20 minutes at his lecture on censorship and free...

Graduation rates should not be dictated by bottlenecks and course restrictions

By Jordan Carlson   Only 41 percent of college students manage to graduate in four years. On average, U.S. college students are taking six years to graduate...

Western’s lax punishment for perpetrators of sexual assault solves little

By Jordan Carlson   The Department of Education guidelines for handling sexual assault cases at universities continues to change, but Western’s investigative procedures and resulting punishments...

Defining antisemitism can help put an end to it

By Jordan Carlson   Antisemitism on Western’s campus is nothing new. In spring 2016, President Sabah Randhawa created a task force aimed at preventing antisemitic behavior across...

Frontline: Bellingham bridge honoring Confederate general needs name change

By Suzanna Leung   Monuments honoring the Confederacy are still widespread across the country, but whether they should remain has become an important topic of discussion. Bellingham’s...

Frontline: State legislature undervalues Western students’ need for mental health services

By Suzanna Leung   The number of students utilizing Western’s counseling center doubled from 2011 to 2016, according to data the univeristy reported to The National...

Frontline: Administration needs to stop readmitting perpetrators of sexual assault

By Suzanna Leung   Content warning: This article contains references to sexual assault Former Western student Isaac Holloway was arrested and charged with third-degree rape in Kitsap...
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