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Monday, October 23, 2017

What’s All the Buzz About “Juul”?

By Jonathan Gomes Light weight, highly portable, and extremely addictive are just a few ways to describe the new fad amongst today’s youth known as the “Juul”. The 4-inch by 1-centimeter e-cigarette is sweeping college...

An Inside Look of Puerto Rico

By Jose R. Vazquez-Villate Puerto Rico or the so called  “island of enchantment,” is a place of rich history and culture, where the beaches are as blue as the sky and the summer weather is...

The Importance of Sign Language

The desire of students to learn sign language increases every year. It can be assumed that this is because more students are expressing interest in being able to communicate with others who are disabled....

Controversial Advertisements in Media: Rinse, Racism, Repeat

By Meaghan Angers On October 6th, Dove released a 3-second video clip on their Facebook page of an African American woman taking off her skin tone t-shirt to reveal a white woman. This advertisement sparked...

What’s Up SATs? It’s a NO For Me

By Dominique Hughes Nowadays, standardized tests are undeniably controversial. Is the concept of having one single test that determines your fate for college worth it? Some students are naturally good at test taking but for...

The Pros and Cons of Living Off Campus

By Emily Keyes When you first think about college, one major thought that pops into your head most likely has to do with living on campus. We’ve all seen the movies and heard the stories,...

Vegas Highlights Issues That we Don’t Want to Tackle, But is it About Time?

Fifty-eight killed, five hundred twenty-seven injured. That is America’s newest casualty count. A casualty count not from a skirmish in a war, but from a concert in Las Vegas, Nevada. A concert. One more...

Self-marketing; A Valuable Skill or are we Selling Ourselves Short?

By Danielle Veith As Bryant students, we see it everywhere. “Learn to market yourself effectively!” “Pitch yourself!” “How to appeal to employers!” This incessant command to make ourselves attractive to the working world is inescapable,...

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