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2022 Midterm Elections Results

Election updates as called by the Associated Press.

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UKRAINE AND RUSSIA: EXPLAINED

Russia invaded Ukraine on Feb. 24, and the war has not stopped since then. 

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INTRODUCING NEW POLITICS ON CAMPUS: WARTBURG COLLEGE LEFTISTS

College can be a time to explore different values and ethics.  For some, that can be joining groups that align with their political, religious, cultural, or other values.  Some may even form new groups.  

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WARTBURG’S CONSTITUTION DAY TO HIGHLIGHT THE RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF STUDENTS

Peter Newell, a district associate judge, and Karen Thalacker, a magistrate and attorney, will speak at a virtual program highlighting legal issues important to students to commemorate Constitution Day at Wartburg College on Sept. 17. 

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STUDENT SENATE RECAP: LEADERSHIP SUMMIT, DISCORD SERVER

NICOLE HASEK, STUDENT SENATE REPORTER Wartburg Student Senate had its final meeting of the Fall Term on Thursday, Nov. 19. Information on the Leadership and Service Summit was given by guest speakers Dr. Theresa Moore, assistant director of the Institute for Leadership Education, and Dr. Michael Gleason, director of the Institute for Leadership Education and […]

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STUDENT SENATE RECAP: CHANGES TO ACADEMIC CALENDAR, RISING COVID-19 CASES

In the Student Senate meeting on the morning of Thursday, Nov. 12, the new schedule for Winter Term was addressed by student body president Yusra Malik. Students will now start classes on Monday, Jan. 18.

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BREAKING: FACING PRESSURE FROM STUDENTS, WARTBURG AMENDS WINTER TERM SCHEDULE

“I am so proud of the efforts our team put forward to advocate for these mental health days that are now incorporated into the updated calendar,” Emma Williams, vice president of the student body, said after the email was released.

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OPINION: SEPARATION OF CHURCH AND STATE

The establishment clause is the clause in the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution that prohibits the establishment of religion by Congress.

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WARTBURG STUDENT SENATE PASSES WINTER TERM RESOLUTION

During the full senate meeting on the morning of Thursday, Oct. 29, the plan of adding mental health days to the winter term in place of Winter Break was passed. The executive team will have a meeting this afternoon with President Darrel Colson to present this resolution.

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COLUMN: BREAKING THE GLASS CEILING – THE EXPERIENCE OF WOMEN IN POLITICS

As we grow closer to breaking the glass ceiling for women in politics, there are still many barriers that women face when it comes to running for office or voicing their opinions.