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#NoDAPL: Puget Sound community stands with Standing Rock
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#NoDAPL: Puget Sound community stands with Standing Rock

By Aneyceia Brim The Standing Rock protests have garnered nationwide support, and students from Puget Sound are no exception. About 100 students attended Matt Remle’s talk about Standing Rock’s opposition to the Dakota Access Pipeline on Nov. 10 and joined in the Medicine Creek Treaty Tribes Stand With Standing Rock’s […]

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The Loss of Eric Heins

By Nayra Halajian On the afternoon of Monday Nov. 7, University Chaplain, Reverend Dave Wright, sent out an email to the campus community regarding the death of a fellow Logger, Eric Heins.  Eric is remembered as “a profound blessing to his family and friends,” in an obituary written by his parents. […]

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#NoDAPL: Puget Sound community stands with Standing Rock

By Aneyceia Brim The Standing Rock protests have garnered nationwide support, and students from Puget Sound are no exception. About 100 students attended Matt Remle’s talk about Standing Rock’s opposition to the Dakota Access Pipeline on Nov. 10 and joined in the Medicine Creek Treaty Tribes Stand With Standing Rock’s […]

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Salish food exhibit tells story of the PNW

By Molly Wampler “Food is the essence of culture, from the collection, to the preparation, to the serving then eating of food; it is what makes us who we are,” the first panel of the “Salish Bounty: Traditional Native American Foods of Puget Sound” exhibit currently at Collins Memorial Library […]

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Staring down Puget Sound: Is this campus accessible?

By Keely Coxwell  The accessibility of our campus is constantly improving, but is not yet fully accessible to everyone.  The Director of Student Accessibility and Accommodations (SAA), Peggy Perno said, “[SAA’s] mission is to remove obstacles…by providing support and accommodations to otherwise qualified students with both visible and invisible disabilities. […]

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Residential Requirement Creates a Vibrant Campus Culture

By Aidan Regan Is the cost of living the required two years on campus too expensive? According to Dean of Students, Mike Segawa, the price tag covers much more than rent. Puget Sound’s mission statement puts its “predominantly residential” status front and center. However, Loggers often cite the cost of […]

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Major in African American Studies

By: Madeleine Scypinski For the first time since its introduction to the curriculum in 1995, African American Studies (AFAM) is now offered as a major at the University of Puget Sound. The history of the African American Studies discipline began much earlier. Black people in America fought for their right […]

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ASUPS Senate Re-Certifies All Fall Legislation

By: Nayra Halajian On Oct. 13, the Associated Students of the University of Puget Sound (ASUPS) had to reapprove all of the items they had already voted on in the Fall 2016 semester thus far. ASUPS Vice President Lydia Bauer said, “None of us realized that anything was off until Kathryn […]

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ASUPS DSI takes on cultural competency

By: Aneyceia Brim ASUPS is concerned with listening to the interests of students on campus. Peyton Anstine, Director of Student Interests (DSI) is a member of the ASUPS executive office. Historically, the DSI position was called Director of Sustainability and the position pertained to issues regarding sustainable practices on campus. Anstine’s […]

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Common period aims to create balance

By Keely Coxwell A common period allows for shared governance and is a time for our community as a whole to connect. As early as the 2017-2018 academic year the common period will be implemented at the University. The common period will be a 90 minute period time every Wednesday from […]