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Live Blog: Spring Issue 13

Mickey Shin, Managing Editor
May 3, 2017
Filed under Editors' Blog, Production Night Blog

Happy last production night of the semester! (Not happy...) Editors are sharing bathroom stories. News Editor Andrew brought in some hummus. Thanks Andrew. A big THANK YOU to our anonymous pizza donor! It's our last issue of the semester and 2016-17 school year. Thank you Marra and Mit...

Live Blog: Spring Issue 12

Mickey Shin, Managing Editor
April 26, 2017
Filed under Editors' Blog, Production Night Blog

Happy National Get Organized Day! Quick PSA-- duck awareness! One of our readers, Bob Nistler, has requested that we be careful of the ducks that travel around campus. Please watch out for our friends! Opinion Editor Peggy LOVES salty foods. We have three special guests observing our Prod...

Live Blog: Spring Issue 11

Mickey Shin, Managing Editor
April 19, 2017
Filed under Editors' Blog, Production Night Blog

Happy National Garlic Day! We're doing a content swap with Walla Walla University this week. We just finished up Circuit! Keep your eyes peeled for it! We're facing some layout "issues." Why do people eat white chocolate? It's        q u e s t i o n a b l e Marra wrote this bullet poin...

Live Blog: Spring Issue 10

Mickey Shin, Managing Editor
April 12, 2017
Filed under Editors' Blog, I Didn't Bother to Pick My Category, Production Night Blog

Happy National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day! (Many of the editors are lactose intolerant.) Here's what is happening: The editors from the Walla Walla University Collegian are here! Editors consume Flaming Hot Cheetos at an alarming rate. Humor Editor Anthony brings in Peeps. They...

Live Blog: Spring Issue 9

Mickey Shin, Managing Editor
April 5, 2017
Filed under Editors' Blog, Production Night Blog

Happy Bell Bottoms Day! (But nobody is wearing bell bottoms.) Here's what's happening in the Newsroom: Publisher Marra is having the time of her life in San Francisco, CA. Editor-in-Chief Mitchell has been deemed a toddler. Production Manager Kerr is really into Soylent. Soy delicio...

Live Blog: Spring Issue 8

Mickey Shin, Managing Editor
March 29, 2017
Filed under Editors' Blog, Production Night Blog

We're back from spring break! Some highlights from the night: Production Manager Kerr is thinking about summer internships. Visit his online portfolio here! We're planning a party. The current theme is "Kerr's 5th Birthday Party!" Editor-in-Chief Mitchell uses the word "...

Live Blog: Spring Issue 7

Mickey Shin, Managing Editor
March 8, 2017
Filed under Editors' Blog, Production Night Blog

Happy International Women's Day! Here are the highlights from this evening: Editor-in-Chief Mitchell is telling us about his Mariners adventure. Safeco Field seats 47,943 people "Wow, that's gotta be like...at least 12!" "Tasty" cooking videos are a big hit with the editors ...

Live Blog: Spring Issue 5

Marra Clay, Publisher
February 22, 2017
Filed under BLOGS, Editors' Blog, Production Night Blog

Publisher Marra Clay taking over tonight's Live Blog! Hold on to your horses, it's going to be a doozy. 4:22 - Opinion Editor Peggy Li has brought the most amazing (read: questionable) production snack yet: a literal bag of bread. Slices of bread. Some toasted. Some with garlic. Reviews to come. 4:53...

Live Blog: Spring Issue 4

Mickey Shin, Managing Editor
February 15, 2017
Filed under Editors' Blog, Production Night Blog

Welcome. Here are some hot topics from production night:  Vegans News Editor Chris has to be vegan for 2 weeks. He is having a difficult time. "When I became a vegan, my family thought it was some weird religious choice like Catholicism." -Production Manager Kerr iPhone 8-Ball Opinion Editor Pegg...

Live Blog: Spring Issue 3

February 8, 2017
Filed under Editors' Blog, Production Night Blog

Here's what's going on: We've decided to kick off every Production Night with Sean Kingston's "Beautiful Girls." "I'm not going to Minnesota." -Humor Editor Anthony Editors are contemplating whether or not to go see the Lego Batman movie this weekend. Fun Fact: As a child, Chief Copy Edito...

Live Blog: Spring Issue 2

Mickey Shin, Managing Editor
February 1, 2017
Filed under Editors' Blog, Production Night Blog

Welcome back! Some exciting events from the evening: We have a new PA! Welcome to the team, Mayra. Humor Editor Anthony brought snacks. They were well received. We still miss Martina. Editors have just been informed that Club Penguin will be shutting down. We are devastated. "Were any of y'...

Live Blog: Spring Issue 1

Mickey Shin, Managing Editor
January 25, 2017
Filed under Editors' Blog, Production Night Blog

First issue of 2017! Here's a small compilation of highlights: Opinion Editor Peggy is displaying signs of excessive aggression. "I am the Grinch." -Peggy Li 2017 We miss Martina. We're trying to rename the Humor page. Some options: "The Missionary" "The Pioneer" "Mitchell...

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