COURTESEY OF GUILLAUME PAUMIER

Opinion: Facebook shouldn’t flag fake news

The real news has been talking about “fake news” for a while now. As science writer Brooke Borel points out on FiveThirtyEight, “We’ve used this phrase so many times in the past two months that it’s ...
ILLUSTRATION BY ALEXX ELDER

The tragic death of Tilikum the whale

After over 30 years, Tilikum, SeaWorld’s most well-known whale, died on Jan. 6, 2017. Tilikum — nicknamed Tilly — was the star of the documentary “Blackfish,” which focused on sea parks’ underlying p...

ASUWT town hall meeting goes awry

By Angela Suresh & Dan Barnett Students and faculty were left with more questions than answers after the ASUWT town hall meeting last Wednesday. A select panel of ASUWT board and senate members l...