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Halloween: The Holiday of Cultural Appropriation

Halloween: The Holiday of Cultural Appropriation

October 7, 2016

It’s that time of year again. Children roam the streets in search of candy-holding patrons and adults...

Your college survival kit

Your college survival kit

October 7, 2016

There are countless columns on Pinterest about the necessities to bring to college, but most contain fr...

The Traveler

The Traveler

October 7, 2016

Hawaii is an ideal vacation spot most people plan to go to when they’re older, yet this student has been lucky to experience thi...

Cocks not Glocks: What does it mean to us?

Cocks not Glocks: What does it mean to us?

October 7, 2016

Last summer, University of Texas students were armed with the most menacing weapon of all…dildos. In...

Millennials and Voting

Millennials and Voting

October 4, 2016

If you are in the 18 – 21 year-old age group, then congratulations on your first opportunity to vo...

The government needs to stop taxing women’s bodies

The government needs to stop taxing women’s bodies

June 8, 2016

In a recent viral video, Buzzfeed had women calculate the average cost of their period each month. T...

Don’t hate the bun

Don’t hate the bun

June 8, 2016

Whether it is the hipster revolution, simple laziness or maybe even both, man buns have started to bec...

Get into the action of the political scene

Get into the action of the political scene

June 8, 2016

Politics. The dreaded word heard almost everywhere one turns. Some get excited about the thrill of competition and g...

Reflection on a college experience

Reflection on a college experience

June 6, 2016

Why go to college? This is a question I wrestled with for days, talked over with family and friends, tryi...

Lord Trump, the master fearmonger

Lord Trump, the master fearmonger

May 17, 2016

In what has become a disturbing trend, New York police arrested more than two dozen at a rally protesti...

Hydration Stations: an expensive luxury, not a necessity

Hydration Stations: an expensive luxury, not a necessity

April 27, 2016

The value of hydration stations varies from person to person. This state is an undeniably “damp”...

The displacement of placement tests

The displacement of placement tests

April 27, 2016

The Compass is being phased out. And now that the college is looking into other options, it brings to m...

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