Articles by Sasha Winterer


Student trustee-elect is too humble for her title

Mariana Vega, the current Student Trustee Elect, doesn’t want her ASCC title to stand in the way of students approaching her–because ultimately she’s still a regular student and wants to be regarded as such. Vega has been involved in student government since she was a freshman at Bloomington high school; although when she first came…

Supreme Court prepares for Prop. 8

The Supreme Court is going to begin a review of California’s Proposition 8 March 26, which currently denies gay and lesbian couples the right to marry. Proposition 8 was passed by California voters in November 2008. Since then, many lawsuits have been filed in an attempt to overturn the proposition. Many, like student Fiona Henry,…