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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

What are you doing this summer?

  • Working (34%, 48 Votes)
  • Internship (23%, 32 Votes)
  • Taking some time off to relax (18%, 26 Votes)
  • Traveling (11%, 15 Votes)
  • Not sure yet (8%, 11 Votes)
  • Taking classes (6%, 10 Votes)

Total Voters: 142

Start Date: May 18, 2009 @ 11:16 am
End Date: No Expiry

What is your opinion about the response to the swine flu?

  • It's been overemphasized by the media and isn't that big of a threat. (71%, 92 Votes)
  • It's a legitimate threat that we should be protecting against. (22%, 28 Votes)
  • We aren't doing enough! (7%, 9 Votes)

Total Voters: 129

Start Date: April 30, 2009 @ 12:31 pm
End Date: No Expiry

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