Whitman Wire

Online forum harassment

Hillary Smith

December 11, 2014

In my last column, I mentioned that after Anita Sarkeesian began calling out misogyny in the gaming industry, she was hit with intense online harassment that spiraled into death threats. Sarkeesian's personal information was also compromised, leaving her in a terrifying situation: Completely unknown...

New grievance policy provides students an outlet

Emily Lin-Jones

September 13, 2012

According to the Statement of Rights included in the Student Handbook, all students have "the right to redress grievances"––but it wasn't until this year that they were given an official means to do so. The college has published online this year an interim grievance policy, which gives students,...

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