April ’21

Students Deserve a Say in Campus Safety, Opinion Piece

Written by: Dahlia Bergen; Cascadia student and Mumina Ali; UWB student Dear UWB and Cascadia Community, The Advisory Council on Campus Safety, (ACCS), is a joint University of Washington Bothell and Cascadia College group that aims to address and represent perspectives from both UWB and Cascadia communities on campus safety issues. This council includes members that represent UWB faculty, Cascadia faculty, UWB students, Cascadia students, facilities services, and campus safety. We wanted to discuss the experiences of Dahlia Bergen (Cascadia College Events and Advocacy Board Programming Chair) and Mumina Ali (Associated Students of the University of Washington Bothell Director of… Read More Students Deserve a Say in Campus Safety, Opinion Piece

Movie Review: “Judas and the Black Messiah,” a Captivating Look at “the Other Side” of American History

My knowledge of the Black Panther Party has always been fairly limited—it wasn’t exactly a part of my high school history curriculum. So when I took a class on counterculture during my time at UWB, I jumped at the chance to read more about them. The Huey P. Newton Reader was my first introduction to the real BPP: it was like opening my eyes to a part of history that had been forgotten or perhaps covered up.… Read More Movie Review: “Judas and the Black Messiah,” a Captivating Look at “the Other Side” of American History

Reaching Out Saves Lives: On the Importance of Speaking about Student Mental Health, Opinion Piece

It is imperative that we open more dialogues around mental illness on the UWB campus—and on all college campuses throughout the state of Washington—beginning with our administrations. We cannot move forward and create honest healing within our community without first acknowledging the harm our community is experiencing.… Read More Reaching Out Saves Lives: On the Importance of Speaking about Student Mental Health, Opinion Piece