Editorial comment: How will socialist council member fit in?

The newest member of the Seattle City Council is Kshama Sawant, an economics professor and self-proclaimed socialist. She unseated longtime council member Richard Conlin in a narrow race earlier this month. It is unclear what Sawant’s influence on city politics will be. Her election was a surprise to many, and her positions are radically different […]

No ice rink at Tradition

During Monday’s senate meeting, senior Chelsea Labelle, vice president of Campus Activities, announced that Tradition would no longer have an ice rink. Also, a replacement student-at-large was unanimously approved for Finance Board. LaBelle explained that the ice rink approved two weeks ago for Tradition would no longer be part of the Christmas event. She said that […]