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The Voice of Walla Walla Fosters Collaboration

Michelle Foster, A&E Editor

February 8, 2018

The three colleges in the Walla Walla Valley united for a night of music with “The Voice of Walla Walla,” the first ever tri-college singing competition between the schools. Eleven contestants from Whitman, Walla Walla University (WWU) and Walla Walla Community College (WWCC) performed the ev...

Lu’au and Makahiki Games Bring Education, Fun to Campus

Lu’au and Makahiki Games Bring Education, Fun to Campus

April 7, 2016

“E ho'omakaukau?” I ask. “Ae,” the wrestlers respond, already in position with one foot held behind their back and their right hands clasped. “A oia!” The signal is given and the haka moa begins. It’s April 1 and instead of celebrating April Fool’s Day, a group of Hawaiian students have...

Students stand for Mauna Kea amidst telescope controversy

Kamna Shastri

May 7, 2015

Sophomore Sean Terada remembers a sixth grade trip to Mauna Kea on the Big Island of Hawaii. He hiked through the lush emerald growth in the rain forests on the slopes of the mountain, breathing in the humid air. Without warning, he came upon an abrupt cut away where the rainforest stopped and opened...

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