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“Jesus4Less” filming underway downtown
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“Jesus4Less” filming underway downtown

Aaron Flett-Riggs, a stand-up comedian, is currently filming and directing his first film, “Jesus4Less,” in downtown Tacoma. He began filming in July and is expected to finish filming by October 31st. “Amid protests, breasts, and homosexuality, and with the help of baby Jesus and a midget, the guys find themselves […]

U.N. 65th assembly
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U.N. 65th assembly

This past week marked the 65th session of the United Nations General Assembly, where leaders and representatives of over 140 nations came together to discuss world politics. This forum provides a stage upon which all countries, not just those who seem to dominate the world’s stage on a continual basis, […]

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The Tea Party: a critical approach

As midterm elections approach, the Tea Party movement is continuing to gain grassroots support and media attention. This combination has made them a fairly prominent political force. Since their infancy in 2009, Tea Party supporters have invoked the Boston Tea Party to compare King George’s taxation of the colonists to […]

Another type of green on campus
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Another type of green on campus

Every year during Orientation, the Perspectives component puts on a program which promotes rape and violence awareness among the freshman class.   In years past, the program has taken the form of a skit entitled “When Hello Gets Out of Hand” and has been used as the chief venue for […]

Todd Field club expo
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Todd Field club expo

LogJam is a University of Puget Sound exclusive annual festival that had its ninth event on September 3rd, 2010. Nearly all clubs, sports, organizations and various departments were represented at their respective tables, giving new as well as current students an opportunity to sign up for extra-curricular activities. A barbecue […]

State of The Trail address
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State of The Trail address

Happy 100th birthday to The Trail! Anyone surprised it lasted this long? For a while I thought it was starting to show its age, no two ways about it. Just last week I saw our old newspaper walk into a room, scratch its head and then ask me what it […]

Rental cars for college students, ages 18 and up
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Rental cars for college students, ages 18 and up

Zipcar Inc., a nation-wide car-sharing company, launched their partnership with the University of Puget Sound this semester, providing students a convenient, environmentally friendly method of transportation. Zipcars are available to students all day, every day. Last fall, Zipcar Inc. and the University of Puget Sound discussed launching a partnership at […]

New Construction: Departments of Psychology and Exercise Science will merge spaces.
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New building bridges department gaps

As the sounds of construction ring across the south end of campus, it becomes clear that development is well underway at UPS. Slowly but surely the new Center for Health Sciences rises from what was once an underdeveloped, underutilized slice of the University of Puget Sound’s 97-acre grounds. Designed in […]