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What issues should be top priority for the Trustees during their campus visit?

  • Making Whitman more accessible to low/middle income students (46%, 52 Votes)
  • Increasing transparency in decision making (31%, 35 Votes)
  • Creating an ethics framework for college investing (12%, 14 Votes)
  • Approving the new housing projects and dining hall (11%, 13 Votes)

Total Voters: 77

Start Date: November 5, 2015 @ 9:37 am
End Date: No Expiry

Who are you rooting for in the World Series?

  • Kansas City Royals (54%, 25 Votes)
  • New York Mets (46%, 21 Votes)

Total Voters: 46

Start Date: October 27, 2015 @ 7:37 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Who do you think won the Democratic Party Debate?

  • Bernie Sanders (56%, 76 Votes)
  • Hillary Clinton (33%, 44 Votes)
  • Jim Webb (6%, 8 Votes)
  • Lincoln Chafee (4%, 5 Votes)
  • Martin O'Malley (1%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 135

Start Date: October 14, 2015 @ 7:09 pm
End Date: No Expiry

What do you think of content trigger warnings on course syllabi?

  • They contribute to a culture of oversensitivity on campuses (32%, 75 Votes)
  • They allow students to anticipate potentially traumatic material (26%, 61 Votes)
  • They can limit class conversations (17%, 39 Votes)
  • They allow for the classroom to be a safe space (16%, 37 Votes)
  • They are essential in encouraging student mental health (9%, 21 Votes)

Total Voters: 142

Start Date: September 30, 2015 @ 7:42 pm
End Date: No Expiry

How do you believe ASWC should fund Waiilatpu, Whitman's yearbook, for the 2013-14 school year?

  • Fund more than the proposed $150, but not the full budget request (34%, 69 Votes)
  • Fund their complete request for $7,383 (29%, 58 Votes)
  • Derecognize Waiilatpu as a campus media organization and provide no funding (28%, 56 Votes)
  • Keep funding at the proposed $150 (9%, 19 Votes)

Total Voters: 202

Start Date: March 31, 2013 @ 10:22 pm
End Date: No Expiry

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