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Fi Black confronts isolation and technology in “wishing you well”

Debbie Chinn shares insights on the business of theater

May 6, 2021

On Friday, April 30, the 20 attendees of the The Business Side of Theater lecture, presented by Debbie...

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Walla Walla Dog Jog 2021 kicks off in virtual format

Walla Walla Dog Jog 2021 kicks off in virtual format

May 6, 2021

Weekly yoga sessions at local vineyard fills niche in the Walla Walla community

Weekly yoga sessions at local vineyard fills niche in the Walla Walla community

April 29, 2021

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Sophomores take on a Walla Walla summer
Seniors prepare for post-graduate life

Seniors prepare for post-graduate life

April 29, 2021

Queer and Trans Students of Color club creates community for students struggling to feel seen

Queer and Trans Students of Color club creates community for students struggling to feel seen

April 22, 2021

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Bad news sells
Scout Hutchinson , Opinion Editor • September 16, 2021

In the past four years, Donald Trump has shifted the way in which people, especially people on the right, view the media. For better or worse (definitely worse), fake news has dominated the conversation...

Performative activism: Where is the line?
Angel Baikakedi, Columnist • September 16, 2021

In 2016, The Wire posted an article titled "College to Choose New Mascot," highlighting the college’s vision to change the Missionary mascot and the process it took to get there, which was quite relevant....

Illustration by Shasta Soles.
Celebrities are not your friends: the danger of parasocial relationships
Zoe Schacter-Brodie, Columnist • May 6, 2021

Recently, the term “comfort person” has gained traction online.* Open this thread if Harry Styles is your comfort person!, urges a Twitter user, followed by images of the singer and reminders...

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Lactose intolerant first year spends 50% of semester on toilet
Rachel Husband, This is NOT Autobiographical • May 6, 2021

One first year, who wished to remain unnamed because it’s none of your fucking business, has reported spending half of the semester on various...

Illustration by Lily Buller.
Five things that you can do with your money instead of tipping at the Walla Walla Steak Company on April 17, 2021
Cade Schott, Journalist and not afraid of a little pee • May 6, 2021

Several weeks ago it was reported that Kathy Murray failed to leave a tip after her dinner at the Walla Walla Steak Co. Below is a response to...

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