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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Big Step Backward for Online Privacy

By Kimberly Moore On October 27, 2016, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) adopted rules protecting the privacy of broadband customers. Their report, released November 2nd of that year, states that the FCC is applying the...

Supreme Court Hears Case About Gerrymandering

Recently, the United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments for a case, which could drastically change election results. The case is about partisan gerrymandering. Gerrymandering is when one redraws the districts of a state...

Joe DiMauro’s Discussion Panel

By Laura Feiereisen ´20 and Ava Patterson ´20 Mr. Gay Rhode Island 2016 Joe DiMauro talked about LGBTQ rights and mental health with an audience of Bryant students in the Fisher Student Center late Sunday,...

Public Speaking Colloquium 2017

Applications are now available By Susan Baran It’s that time of year again!  Bryant’s annual Public Speaking Colloquium is scheduled for Monday evening, March 27th at 7:00PM, with the preliminary competition planned throughout the day on...

California Wildfires Ravage State, End Not Yet in Sight

By Kevin Quigley Wildfires have been a serious issue all throughout California recently, and the 100,000-acre Camp Fire that began on Thursday has been one the latest wildfires to plague the state. The Oroville community...

Changes coming to Turkey’s Government structure???

This weekend has a huge significance for Turkey as Sunday the country will be voting on whether or not it wants to alter the power of the parliamentary form of government to a government with...

Technology Hearings to Begin Soon on Capitol Hill

Recently, some of the big tech companies were present on Capitol Hill for hearings on the Russian interference efforts in this past presidential election investigation. Those companies consisted of Facebook, Twitter, and Google. Likewise,...

Tinder to blame for STD spike?

by Matthew Heldberg According to new federal data, the number of sexually transmitted disease cases reached a record high in the United States last year. Of the 20 million new S.T.D. cases reported in 2015,...

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