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Voting initiatives on campus

Sara Platnick

November 5, 2015

ASWC and Walla Walla for Bernie Sanders have separately implemented measures to encourage student voting on all levels.

New and Returning ASWC Leaders Discuss Goals

Georgia Lyon

September 27, 2015

The Associated Students of Whitman College is preparing to pursue new measures with the help of the existing leadership and the first year senators elected on September 22.

New First-Year Senators, ASWC Leadership Bring Enthusiasm for Change

New First-Year Senators, ASWC Leadership Bring Enthusiasm for Change

Hannah Bartman

October 3, 2013

First-years Andrew Rivas, Arthur Shemitz, Dana Casterella and Mitchell Cutter will join Associated Students of Whitman College (ASWC) as the newest class of senators following elections on Tuesday, Sept. 30. The senator-elects were among 11 candidates for these positions in the election, which included unopposed junior Tabor Martinse...

2013-2014 ASWC First-Year Senators Announced

Hannah Bartman

September 30, 2013

The results of the 2013-2014 ASWC Senate elections were announced September 30 at 8:10 p.m. Out of eleven first-year candidates, Andrew Rivas, Arthur Shemitz, Dana Casterella and Mitchell Cutter will be first-year senators for the class of 2017. Voter turnout came to 63.89 percent of the first-year...

Tim Reed Elected ASWC President, 2013-14 Executive Council Announced

Emily Lin-Jones

April 8, 2013

Results for ASWC's 2013-2014 Executive Council were released a little bit after 8 p.m. on Monday night, April 8. Sophomore Tim Reed was announced as next year's ASWC President with 61.3 percent of the vote. Junior Rania Mussia was elected Nominations Chair, beating first-year Allison Kelly in a close...

ASWC Executive Council Elections 2012

Credit: Catie Bergman

Molly Johanson

April 5, 2012

ASWC's Executive Council elections take place Monday, April 9. The Pioneer asked President, Vice President, Finance Chair and Nominations Chair candidates to answer questions about their qualifications and what they would do if elected. The election polls will be open from 12:01 a.m until 9 p.m. Pr...

ASWC Executive Council Elections

Nominations Chair candidate Caroline Koehler '12.  Photo Credit: Marie von Hafften

Josh Goodman

April 7, 2011

ASWC's Executive Council elections take place Monday, April 11.  The Pioneer asked president, vice president, finance chair and nominations chair candidates to answer questions about their views and what they would do if elected. President and Vice President Candidates:  Matt Dittrich (Preside...

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