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Senior staff farewells

Senior staff farewells

12.13.2017  |  No Comments ››

Juliana Rohrmoser, Art Director When I first thought of studying in the United States, I had an idea of what to expect: the dorm rooms, going to classes, studying, making some friends and graduating.  ... Read on

Trophy hunting: A matter of common decency

Trophy hunting: A matter of common decency

12.13.2017  |  No Comments ››

Poaching is a massive conservation problem in African nations, especially regarding elephants. In an effort to cooperate with legal measures being taken to curb illegal hunting, the United States, along with the majority ... Read on

Various factors contribute to drug addiction

Various factors contribute to drug addiction

12.13.2017  |  No Comments ››

A common problem that health professionals and the general public are struggling with is whether or not addiction is a choice or a disease. The answer is that it is a gray area ... Read on

Celebrties should not get a free pass for harrasment

Celebrties should not get a free pass for harrasment

11.21.2017  |  No Comments ››

An ongoing stream of  harassment and sexual misconduct allegations against big-name celebrities has recently come to light. Whether victims and accusers stepping forward is because they are more comfortable identifying those they accuse, ... Read on

Politicians or personalities?

Politicians or personalities?

11.21.2017  |  No Comments ››

From Donald Trump talking to his reflection on “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon,” to Hillary Clinton dabbing on “Ellen,” politicians in the modern world have been acting more and more like a ... Read on

TV ratings are misleading: MLB isn’t back

TV ratings are misleading: MLB isn’t back

11.21.2017  |  No Comments ››

During the last two World Series, it was hard to find a sports fan who did not watch any part of the Chicago Cubs or the Houston Astros’ championship runs. When the Cubs ... Read on

The joys of Black Friday

The joys of Black Friday

11.21.2017  |  No Comments ››

Thanksgiving is the day when families gather together “to give thanks in grateful acknowledgement of benefits or favors, especially to God,” according to dictionary.com. After the joys of spending time with your family ... Read on

Celebrities have a right to speak about politics

Celebrities have a right to speak about politics

11.08.2017  |  No Comments ››

YES: From songs to award shows to sporting events, politics seem to be involved in just about everything. Plenty of celebrities have political opinions. Whether they express them or not is up to ... Read on

‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ vital to youth

‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ vital to youth

11.08.2017  |  No Comments ››

Since its publication in 1960, Harper Lee’s novel “To Kill a Mockingbird” has become one of the most challenged works of literature of all time. Parents, students and school officials alike have pushed ... Read on

Celebrities should stay out of politics

Celebrities should stay out of politics

11.08.2017  |  No Comments ››

NO: Celebrities have a long history of commenting on politics and social issues, from songs about the labor movement by Pete Seeger to entertainers like Sammy Davis Jr. speaking out in support of ... Read on

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