Will James

Will James covers business, labor, and the South Sound region for KPLU. He came to the station from Newsday in his home state of New York. 

 

As protests overtook the Evergreen State College last month, students watched their school become a national symbol of campus radicalism.

Videos circulated of students shouting down professors and administrators amidst protests around race and equality. That attention led to threats of violence that shut down the Olympia campus for three days.