Klipsun, Spring 2015 - Timeless
Volume and Number
Vol. 45, Issue 5
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Western Washington University
Managing Editor: Hannah Johnson; Copy Editor: Emily Frasier; Lead Story Editor: Jenny Hubbard; Story Editors: Alex Withrow, Mikayla Raley; Multimedia Editor: Becca Freimuth; Photographer: Tommy Calderon, Grace Schrater, Nick Danielson; Lead Designer: Rachel Simons; Designers: Evan Donnelly, Heather-Mariah Dixon; Web Designer: Josiah Ubben; Online and Media Editor: Charlie Walentiny; Writers: Libby Keller, Isaac Schoenfeld, Katie Rickel, Alexis Henry, Vanessa Sariego, Halee Hastad, Mallorie Estenson, Marina Philip, Elana Pidgeon, Samantha Klingman, Tayler Blumenfeld, Olivia Moon, Reed Strong, Caity Walthall, Katie Heath, Paloma Pirotte, Tyler Crebar, Sayaka Iida, David Klimke, Bailey Barnard, Bennett Hanson, Jake Parrish
I flip through the yellow pages of a navy blue hardcover book titled Klipsun; with each page turn, a musty smell fills my nose. My eyes land on a black and white photo of a tall, dark-haired man in a blazer and I read his name — Dingeman Bajema — my great grandfather. Here, I knew I had found something timeless.
From a yearbook that displayed the life of my great grandfather in 1924, to a features magazine that depicts the lives of people in 2015, Klipsun has maintained a storytelling tradition that captures life in the way it is at that moment in time.
In an effort to improve your reading experience, Klipsun has received an extensive makeover. The previously 20 page biquarterly magazine will now be printed once each quarter and will feature 40 pages of the faces and stories of our time. Stand-alone photos are used in this edition to capture life as it was in the 1960’s and 1970’s.
This edition of Klipsun is a time capsule, gathering the stories of today. By turning this page, you can delve into the life of a traveling vintage shop owner, experience past life regression therapy, witness the art of drag, celebrate merging cultures and be at different phases in the circle of life.
The human experience is ever-changing. Through Timeless, we’re aiming to celebrate the past while aligning Klipsun with the modern world.
Connell, Joan M.
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Gundy, Sigourney, "Klipsun Magazine, 2015, Volume 45, Issue 05 - Spring" (2015). Klipsun Magazine. 185.
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