• May 20Congrats to Profe Bollman for winning the grad cap search in the May issue!
  • May 18Congrats to our graduating seniors, Claire Elliott and Katlin Hutner! Read their farewell spreads in our May Issue!
  • May 1Be sure to stay updated with our website! Stories from all of this semester's issues will be making their way onto the website soon!
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Staff members support the First Amendment in its entirety and oppose censorship in any form. The content of the paper is determined by the student staff. In cases of potentially controversial material, the Editorial Board will meet to decide the content of the newspaper. The staff will be assisted by the adviser in areas of professional ethics and legalities.

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