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ASWC Passes Act to Encourage More Student-Taught Classes

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Lachlan Johnson

April 25, 2013

Student-taught classes such as yoga, Zumba and salsa have proven increasingly popular on campus, and legislation passed at the Associated Students of Whitman College (ASWC) senate meeting last Sunday, April 14, will allow would-be student-teachers to apply for funding for similar classes with less hassle. Through the act, ASWC plans to actively seek ...

Behroozian elected ASWC president, other executive council winners announced

Josh Goodman

April 9, 2012

For the first time since 2003, the Whitman student body elected a rising junior to ASWC president. Sophomore Kayvon Behroozian was elected ASWC president for the 2012-13 academic year with 51.7 percent of the vote. His competitor, junior Ryan Gilkey, had 46.3 percent of the vote; the remaining two percent were write-ins. "I've been actually dreaming about this day for...

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