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Update: UniteHere union prepares for meet with Sodexo corporate representatives

This article is an overview of the recent events on Earlham's campus revolving around the demands of the Sodexo workers' union, UnitedHere, from Sodexo, especially the meeting to take place Wednesday, April 23, with official corporate representatives from Sodexo. The article also talks about a student activism event that place on Thursday, April 17, showing support for campus workers, specifically Sodexo staff. More detailed content on the events and demands of the union are coming within the week. 

This video is a recording of the student rally in support of UnitedHere, the Sodexo workers' union attempting to reclaim wages and benefits from Sodexo. The speakers in the video are workers from Earlham's campus who work for Sodexo and are members or supporters of UnitedHere.

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Multiple art mediums find common ground at Senior Art Sho

The final projects for the 2014 senior art majors were finally released on Sunday, April 6, in galleries all over campus with displays of photos, metals, ceramics, and more. Click headline for photo series.

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Campus Funds Disease Prevention Through Zumba Exercise

Zumbathon was loud with excitement and plenty of fun, raising $200 for its causes and representing the final event of Public Health Week. For full story, please click headline.

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Yates reaches out to students for middle ground on BDS, Jewish Identity

This opinion is a letter addressed to two students, Seniors Eli Richman and Abby Beatty, both having published opinions in the Word about being Jewish and either facing or embracing the BDS movement on campus. For full story, please click headline.

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Tovar Pushes Students to Face Fatphobia, Embrace Fat-Positive Politic

Tovar was on campus Wednesday for a workshop and lecture that addressed fat-phobia, how to think about food, bodies, politics, and fashion, among a number of other intersecting themes. For full story, please click headline.

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The loss of the men’s head basketball coach has left the athletics department with the task of finding an adequate replacement to lead the team next season. For full article, please click headline.

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Sometimes, rather than one big opinion, people have a list of things they want to address. This list is one such opinion. For full article, please click headline.

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This Week's Cheers, and Sneers

Cheers to ...

Sun

ARC conference

40 Days Party

Bowling

Country music class with Brett Eldridge

"We love our workers" rally

Sodexo workers

UniteHere! Union

Earth month

End of the year

Virgie Tovar

Sneers to ...

Snow

Final projects

Final paper

Finals and comps

Sodexo workers losing access to health care and hours 

Heteronormativity

Fat-phobia

Bad haircuts

Finding a job

Paying adult bills

Sadness