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Daniel Konicek, Ismael Rodriguez and Kristoffer Hayward get together to discuss the best in Sci-Fi that everyone should check out in this all new podcast  

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Sophomore sees future in athletics

Mataio Manaea Contributing writer Ryan Schmitten, a Pierce College sophomore, lives to be in the industry of athletics. Focused on baseball, Schmitten is and always has been a dedicated athlete. His drive and discipline have earned him many awards and…

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Nonbinary Misrepresentation in the Media

Sera Tucker Contributing Writer The media is known for its lack of diversity in portraying men and women in gender roles, race, and economic background. However, it is even more rare to see any representation of transgender, genderqueer, or intersex…

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E-Cigarettes policies not likely to change

E-cigarette use is treated as cigarette use, despite a lack of scientific study Sean Hobbs Staff Writer As e-cigarettes, or e-cigs, have grown in popularity, so too has the conversation surrounding their appropriate use. Unlike “analog” cigarettes, as they’re often…

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Pioneer Park has views, concerts, and more

Sean Hobbs Staff Writer There are a multitude of great places to go during the summer in the Northwest. Washington has mountains, beaches, rain forests, and cities, all within driving distance of each other and all with their own sights…

‘Beautiful Me’ broadcasts all body types equally

The Student Government and Activities Board recently put on the ‘Beautiful Me’ fashion show to raise money for the student book fund. The flyers littered campus, calling for “all types” of women to model in the show. The fashion show…

During summer, cars become 200 degree deathtraps

Kaitlyn Turner Staff Writer Everyone knows that feeling of just getting into the car on a hot summer day and thinking they can’t breathe. Well, that happens to pets too. Many people love taking their dogs out with them, but not…

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The UCSB shooting is a symptom of a larger problem

Sean Hobbs Staff Writer On May 23, a man killed six people at UCSB in Isla Vista, California, in a rampage fueled by his sense of entitlement. Many will claim this man was mentally ill, that all this could have…

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Michael Sam : Breaking the Barrier

Sam has recently became the first openly gay player drafted into the NFL Dominic Wilkerson Staff Writer Sitting around, waiting patiently around for their name to be called could be frightening for anyone. Michael Sam, from Galveston, Texas, received his…

Generation Love

By Aaryn Kornbau We’ve all had an elderly family member condemn our life choices, shame us for our immoral integrity, and we’ve all heard the phrase“ It wasn’t like that, back in my day” a handful of times. So what’s…

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