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LC goes green with Renewable Energy Fee


By EMILY DEWEY The Renewable Energy Fee Fund at Lewis & Clark, paid for by a fraction of the tuition of most College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) students each year, has been used to buy Renewable Energy Certificates (REC) for the school since fall of 2003. An average of about 80% of undergraduates pay

Get angry: student government participation is all the rage


By Drake MacFarlane /// Backdoor Editor Perpetual image problem All governments face a perpetual image problem, and student government isn’t exempt from this. When people hear the words student government,  an image of a room full of resume-padding, straight-edge, type-A individuals comes to mind. It evokes an idea of an unapproachable and blithe institution. There