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Presenter draws connection from manic pixie dream girl trope to violence against women with mental illness

She’s whimsical. She’s captivating. She’s completely attached, completely aloof, dissociative, hyper-sexual, manic, impulsive, charismatic and eccentric. She is the manic pixie dream girl. The common trope and its detrimental effect on the real mentally ill women it embodies was ...

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Presenter draws connection from manic pixie dream girl trope to violence against women with mental illness

She’s whimsical. She’s captivating. She’s completely attached, completely aloof, dissociative, hyper-sexual, manic, impulsive, charismatic and eccentric. She is...

Special election held to fill ASW chief justice position

Westminster College held an unexpected special election for chief justice on Jan. 31, said ASW officials. The student body received an email on Jan. 29 announci...

BEYOND CAMPUS

Mural artists say vandalism won’t disrupt their passion for creating art

Imagine waking up in the morning after spending over a month diligently working on a mural the length of three cars and receiving a text saying someone has vand...

College administration responds to hate speech signs posted on campus

Members of a white nationalist group placed a banner reading “End immigration!” at the University of Utah’s block U on Saturday, according to the Salt Lake Trib...

ATHLETICS & RECREATION

Student track, cross country athletes say lack of funding hinders their performance

Westminster’s track and cross country athletics said they need a bigger budget or at least a pair of decent running shoes. Not only are they forced to train off...

Transfer student athletes struggle receiving credits for past courses

Olivia Ellis, a junior public health major, transferred to Westminster College from Salt Lake Community College to play for the women’s basketball team in 2017....

OPINION

Trump’s Twitter attacks on the NFL show us he’s the one being “un-American”

Every Sunday, new stories and tweets appear offering updates on a protest that has caught the nation’s attention — players in the National Football League (NFL)...

‘Whitelash’ after “Get Out” hits the screen

Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” captures a satirical view of what it means to be black in today’s America — but it’s received plenty of backlash from (white) folks who...

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Presenter draws connection from manic pixie dream girl trope to violence against women with mental illness

She’s whimsical. She’s captivating. She’s completely attached, completely aloof, dissociative, hyper-sexual, manic, impulsive, charismatic and eccentric. She is...

Special election held to fill ASW chief justice position

Westminster College held an unexpected special election for chief justice on Jan. 31, said ASW officials. The student body received an email on Jan. 29 announci...

Mural artists say vandalism won’t disrupt their passion for creating art

Imagine waking up in the morning after spending over a month diligently working on a mural the length of three cars and receiving a text saying someone has vand...

Crisis intervention available free to all students through Counseling Center

The Counseling Center, located in the basement level of Shaw Student Center in room L7, provides a crisis intervention hour each day. During this hour, generall...

Chief diversity officer leaves college, lasting legacy

Westminster College’s first Associate Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Dr. Marco Barker is leaving the school after a little over two years. B...