Jude Hanno

About Jude Hanno

Jude Hanno is an undergraduate at UWT. She plans to major in Computer Science. Not only does she write for the Ledger, she also works at Rue 21. She enjoys netflix, cats, and pom beanies.

UW Tacoma homelessness a serious issue

2013 study concluded that 10 percent of our campus students are homeless, 32 percent went hungry when employed, and 30 percent didn’t even have enough money for food. UW Tacoma associate professor Ch...
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...

Homelessness in Pierce County on the rise

According to the Pierce County homelessness Point-in-Time report, the area has approximately 1,762 homeless people in its vicinity, and the numbers continue to increase every year. Tess Colby, the ho...
COURTESY OF CHRISTINE MAJUL

Upcoming holiday attractions

This holiday season, many events are taking place to celebrate the joy of winter.  The holiday season is bringing lights about with Tacoma’s annual Zoolights event. Zoolights is one of the most popul...