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A first look at PLU’s new website

by Samantha Lund - 26 November 2014

Pacific Lutheran University is getting a new website layout. The website will go live on Tuesday. If you are currently on a PLU server, you can check out the new website here. Why a New Website? With the improvements of technology in the last few years, PLU’s website was in need of a more adaptive...

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Terran’s Take: American Music Awards 2014 – Slay or Nay?

terran's take

Terran Warden, A&E Columnist The American Music Awards are an annual awards show, created by Dick Clark in 1973. This year’s show was held on Nov. 23. It was highlighted by Taylor Swift’s premier performance of “Blank Space,” the new Dick Clark award for excellence presented by Diana Ross and an overly large amount of performances that carried the show to a total of 4 hours. If you didn’t...

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Fall Career Fair: not just a meet and greet

Cartoon Courtesy of Reporter Online. Cartoon by Kory Merritt.

by Natalie DeFord, News Writer Walking into a job fair at Pacific Lutheran University is like walking into a rainbow. Booths of all colors and assortments surround students and offer them free candy and swag. Perhaps even a future career could be this rainbow’s pot of gold. More than 130 students attended last week’s Fall Career Fair in the Chris Knutzen Hall Wednesday Oct. 15, but free items...

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Avoid participation in hookup culture


By Michael Diambri, A&E Writer Many people argue that the hookup culture in college is liberating. In reality, the hookup culture only liberates miscommunication, poor health choices and incidents of rape and violence. Today’s college students may think that casual flings and hookups are essential to the college experience. Students don’t realize that these undefined, reckless endeavors are...

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Record-breaking Senior Night ends football season


By Steven McGrain, Guest Writer In its first-ever official game against George Fox, the Pacific Lutheran University football team out-matched the Bruins in all facets of the game for a 49-7 Northwest Conference victory on Senior Night at Sparks Stadium in Puyallup, Wash on Nov. 15. Finishing up its first season since the football program was cut 45 years ago, George Fox was no match for the Lutes. After...