Editorial

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Sustainability Matters

… with Christian Palmer The need for a new geological epoch: The Anthropocene   In this monthly column, anthropology instructor and faculty chair of the sustainability curriculum committee Christian Palmer shares with us the latest developments WCC is taking toward becoming a more sustainable campus.   What is the Anthropocene? […]

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What are your favorite Thanksgiving traditions?

What are your favorite Thanksgiving traditions?

Thanksgiving has always been special to me because that is when I would go and see my extended family. My mom and grandma cooked all kinds of foods from sweet potato pie to roast turkey. I can still taste the memories. My family would always catch up on what we’ve […]

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What do you see as the benefits and downsides of the rail project?

What do you see as the benefits and downsides of the rail project?

I do not know much about the rail project, however, I do know it’s not very popular. The rail project is extremely expensive, meaning higher taxes and debt. The rail project’s location also won’t benefit most locals. However, if we were to stop the rail project now, we’d already be […]

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How did high school prepare you for college?

How did high school prepare you for college?

  In my experience high school did not prepare me for college. When I was in high school, I took the same classes every day, which helped me to memorize the materials for each class. In college you have different classes on different days and most of the time you […]

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What ideas do you have to increase voter turnout?

What ideas do you have to increase voter turnout?

  I think to increase voter turnout; we need to have more information about the candidates. We hear all the commercials about each one, but it all seem fake. I think if the candidates could truly say what they mean, and not what they think the people want to hear, […]

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How do you feel about gender neutral restrooms on campus?

How do you feel about gender neutral restrooms on campus?

  Gender neutral bathrooms to me are a good thing because I feel like a lot of people are very self conscious about their sexuality and gender neutral bathroom would make them feel comfortable. I feel that people should express themselves however they want, without judgment and if feeling comfortable […]

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What is your best memory from this summer?

What is your best memory from this summer?

My best memory from this summer would have to be kayaking to the Moke in Lanikai. It was such an amazing experience, especially because I have never kayaked before and I ended up being so good at it. It was such an adventure exploring and seeing a new place. I […]

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