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Eligible voter with access to ballot fails to vote, is plagued all the days of her life

Annelise Ellingboe, Nut Allergy's Cousin

November 9, 2018

Local eligible voter Cynthia Resnin failed to fill out and mail her perfectly good absentee ballot in time for her home state to receive it within the election cutoff period, and is now doomed to suffer each and every day for the rest of her life. Due to the rollout of what God is calling THOU SHALT ...

Democrats Must Change to Succeed

Illustration by Haley King

Harry Kelso, Columnist

January 25, 2018

The last time we had a national election in 2016, the Whitman campus was in disarray. It is now 2018, and the political world is in disarray about whether or not the Democratic Party will control the House of Representatives and/or the Senate by year’s end. Many believe that Donald Trump’s unprecedented...

Writing their own prescription: Whitman students abuse Adderall to tackle workload

Credit: Catie Bergman

Shelly Le

February 23, 2012

Scholastic pressure at Whitman can be tremendous, especially as midterms approach and the end of the semester looms ahead. Some students turn to using Adderall without a prescription to help them manage their heavy workload. "I didn't feel compelled to take it, but I did have an all-nighter in front...

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