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Klipsun, September 2004

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Vol. 35, Issue 1 2004



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Western Washington University

Editor in Chief

Grimes, Katie

Photography Editor

Bolling, Keith


Dale, Carolyn


Western Washington University


Traditional athletic stereotypes need not apply.

In today’s society, typical representations of athletes look more like NFL players than everyday people. For the second issue of Klipsun, we decided to break open this stereotype and show the face of people whose participation in sports is anything but predictable.

It is tradition that the second issue of Klipsun is a themed one. Though sports are something a variety of newspapers and magazines cover, Klipsun had yet to fully explore them, until now. What we found was a handful of people whose desire to participate was fueled by a passion for their sport that had nothing to do with fame or fortune. Each story has an inspirational undertone and shows that being an athlete can strengthen both body and mind. So enjoy this fall issue and remember that athleticism is relative.

Associate Editors, Production Assistants, and Writers

Managing Editor: Christine Cameron; Story Editors: Annie Billington, Leslie Sugiura; Copy Editor: Mugs Scherer; Lead Designer: Jeanna Barrett; Designers: Jamie Carpenter, Ryan Adolf; Writers: Kadi Anderson, Lacy Bevis, Emily Butterfield, Rachel Fomon, Sarah Freeman, Sarah Getchman, Shanna Green, Tyler Hicks, Katie James, Kelseyanne Johnson, Cailin Long, Laura McClay, Meagan McFadden, Paolo Mottola, Porfirio Pena, Michelle Reindal, Heather Reynolds, Gig Schlich, Kimberly Shelly, Christina Twu, Leslie White, Lianna Wingfield, Jenny Zuvela


Independent Student Publication at Western Washington University

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Resources made available by the Special Collections, Heritage Resources, Western Libraries, Western Washington University, and www.klipsunmagazine.com/.

Subject-Topical (LCSH)

College students’ writings, American--Washington (State)--Bellingham--Periodicals; Universities and colleges--Washington (State)--Bellingham--Periodicals

Subject-Names (LCNAF)

Western Washington University--Students--Periodicals; Western Washington University

Geographic Coverage

Bellingham (Wash.)


Bellingham, WA


Student life, Klipsun Magazine, Western Washington State College


Higher Education | Journalism Studies


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Klipsun Magazine 2004, Volume 35, Issue 01 - September


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