Response From The Editor

Mr. Heaton,

Your points are well taken and understood. Contacting Physical Plant should have been a top priority in doing research for the article. The topic of the article was gathered through firsthand observation. While this is not a bad way to come up with ideas for articles, proper investigation would have revealed the information provided in your letter.

I hope Physical Plant and the grounds crew do not take the article as a shot fired in their direction. Both through firsthand observation and the descriptions of operations in the letter, I know quite a lot hard work takes place every day to keep up the pristine beauty of campus. For any offense taken from the article (and the incorrect information) I apologize on behalf of The Pacifican.

I hope our readers recognize the information you and the grounds manager have provided in your letter, and not the information in last week’s article, is accurate. I also hope our readers know this kind of mistake is not reflective of the kind of reporting procedure The Pacifican teaches or promotes.

Pacificanly,
Ruben Dominguez
Editor-In-Chief

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Editor-in-chief at The Pacifican and Web Producer/Newsroom Assistant at FOX40 News, studies Communication at University of the Pacific, from Sacramento, California

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Ruben Dominguez

Editor-in-Chief at The Pacifican
Editor-in-chief at The Pacifican and Web Producer/Newsroom Assistant at FOX40 News, studies Communication at University of the Pacific, from Sacramento, California

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