When the staff of The Battalion received a request for advertising for a talk by a white nationalist, they started covering one of the biggest stories to hit their campus. And started fielding calls from the national, professional press.
In the photo below, Nicole Alvarado appears to be holding a plastic Star Wars-inspired lightsaber. The image is fitting given how little time The Battalion student newspaper editor in chief actually sees sunlight. A journalism professor lightheartedly warned Alvarado two years ago about her work on The Battalion: “You will spend all […]