The Spectator

Humans of SU

Alexa McConville, Author

May 31, 2016

Alexa McConville Strategic Communications HAGS!

“I Don’t See Yellow” Event Matches Words to Experiences

May 25, 2016

At the “‘I Don’t See Yellow’ and Other Excuses to Marginalize API Minorities” event, juniors Jenna Shinsato and Emily...

The Week in Review

Alexa McConville, Author

May 25, 2016

Former SeaTac city Manager Motives Questioned— In a report released by the Seattle Times, former SeaTac City Manager James Payne asked the staff geographic information systems coordinator to create a map that specified the location of Sunni and Shiite Muslim residents that lived in the greater Seattle area. Payne explained that the motive behind t...

Humans of SU

May 24, 2016

McKenna Mau International Business "My mother has definitely made the biggest impact on me. My parents are divorced, so I didn't re...

Humans of SU

May 17, 2016

Maddy Mele Humanities for Teaching "I love French Fries because they are good with any food." ...

Harriet Tubman to Grace $20 bill

Alexa McConville, Author

May 10, 2016

In late April, Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew announced that Harriet Tubman will appear on the front of the $20 bill starting in 2020, the 100-year anniversary of women’s suffrage. While some think this development is a significant landmark on the roadmap for women’s rights, others believe the change is more controversial than beneficial. In...

Human of SU

Alexa McConville, Author

May 3, 2016

Mario Sabatelli International Business "One of the most significant moments in my life is when my friend asked me to join the SU Cheer team. That was something that I had never done and I never thought of myself as the kind person who would join a cheer team, but now it is a huge part of who I am. I used to be a introverted person, but cheer g...

As-Salamu ‘Alaykum To Our New Arabic Program

Alexa McConville, Author

April 27, 2016

After years of absence, Arabic classes will once again be making a comeback in the academic year of 2016-2017 as one of the newest additions to the Modern Languages and Culture Department programs. The Arabic program was previously cut due to the low demand and lack of available funding to keep it going. Now with the opportunity ripe once again, the...

Celebrating a Bleeding Earth

Alexa McConville, Author

April 20, 2016

All across the nation this Friday, teachers and yuppie parents will take children out to plant a tree, or spend 45 minutes cleaning a beach, or bring a sack of cans to their local recycling center for Earth Day. Then, the next day, they’ll wake up and resume their role as an ignorant yet active participant in a global socio-economic system that damns...

Humans of SU

Alexa McConville, Author

April 19, 2016

Justine van der Veen Strategic Communications/Italian If I could have any pet in the world I would hands down have and Otter Family. An Otter can't be be himself! He needs his friends to hold hands with so they don't drift apart when he sleeps. ...

Human of SU

Alexa McConville, Author

April 12, 2016

Ben Fan Nursing "Nothing is impossible. Everything is possible."

Humans of SU

April 5, 2016

Winston Lin Interdisciplinary Arts and Theater "If I could change the world in someway, it would be that people would be more ...

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