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Campus Safety was notified about five different crimes this week, one in the Morken parking lot, two in Tingelstad Hall, one in the Tingelstad parking lot and one in the Anderson University Center. If you need Campus Safety's assistance, call (253)-535-7441.
by Reland Tuomi, News Editor - 18 April 2014

Campus Safety was notified about five different crimes this week, one in the Morken parking lot, two in Tingelstad Hall, one in the Tingelstad parking lot and one in the Anderson University Center. If you need Campus Safety’s assistance, call (253)-535-7441. Medical Aid- Campus Concierge staff in the...

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Choir of the West returns after Montana tour

Choir of the West performed in Leavenworth, Missoula, Great Falls, Kalispell and Spokane.

By Natalie DeFord, A&E Writer After 30-plus hours of bus riding and five performances, the Choir of the West returned from its 2014 Spring Tour Sunday night and sang in a Homecoming Concert Tuesday evening. Senior Lisa Carlson attended the homecoming concert and estimated that approximately 100 people were in attendance.  She also said the choir sang 11 pieces. Choir of the West performed in...

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Businesses create unique social media personalities

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By Samantha Lund, Columnist In President Obama’s January State of the Union speech, he called for a reversal on rising tuition costs. “Higher level education cannot be a luxury,” President Obama said. “It’s an economic imperative that every family in America should be able to afford.” To that, I say, “heck yes.” I also wonder why Pacific Lutheran University is not listening. Last...

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Brazil home to a new breed of dog

Senior Giancarlo Santoro’s family members surround him during Senior Day. From left to right: mother, Theresa Santoro; brother, Dante Santoro; father, Vincent Santoro. Photo courtesy of Giancarlo Santoro.

Peel back the pages of a dusty, old dictionary and scour them for ‘dog.’ If you’re meticulous in your search, you will discover that ‘dog’ is defined as: “a domesticated carnivorous mammal that typically has a long snout, an acute sense of smell, and a barking, howling, or whining voice. It is widely kept as a pet or for work or field sports.” However, there is another definition of...