Executive Editor Kristi Weyand stands on a mini golf course, posing with Deputy Editor Arianna Juarez and Assistant features Editor Harmony Albarran.

Senior Send-Off: Kristi Weyand, Big Time Inspiration

Weyand’s attentiveness to her community and friendship will be missed by all those privileged to have benefitted from her example. 

Google Fires AI Ethics Researcher Dr. Margaret Mitchell Amidst Speculations of Race and Gender Bias

Google fired the co-leader of their AI Ethics Team, Dr. Margaret Mitchell, on Friday, Feb. 19, to accusations of race and gender bias.

Texas Without Power and Water Amidst Devastating Winter Storm 

Over one-third of the continental U.S. has been affected by intense snow storms and Texas has been hit hardest due to weak infrastructure.

Update: Mackenzie Scott Donation Funds College’s $1 Million Scholarships

The College will grant yearly scholarships to “continuing students with unmet financial need” using 12 million donation from Mackenzie Scott.

Gamestop Investors Cost Hedge Funds Billions

Reddit thread r/wallstreetbets inspired investment in GameStop, a “dying” company, costing hedge funds shorting the stock billions. 

Leftists Criticize the Biden Administration for Not Being “Progressive Enough”

Leftists criticize Biden as not being “progressive enough” amidst his massive approval from more centrist Democrats, marking further divide within the Democratic Party. 

Whittier Council Member Examined for Censure after Attending Capitol Rally

Council member Jessica Martinez has been under fire by locals for attending President Trump’s Jan. 6 ‘Save America’ rally.

Image of Joe Gardner at a crosswalk

Soul: A Modern Take On Traditional Message To Follow Your Dreams

Soul is an example of Disney tailoring its films by incorporating realistic, even depressing storylines into their movies.

Whittier College receives 12 million Donation from MacKenzie Scott 

After a year of budget cuts, Whittier College will end 2020 with an unrestricted $12 million donation from billionaire MacKenzie Scott.

Have Whittier College Students Have Reached Their Breaking Point?

82 percent of Poets believe this school year has been “harder than usual,” according to the Quaker Campus’ December 10 Instagram poll.