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Sunday, September 23, 2018

Paying for Time and Prestige: Prevalence of Micro-transactions in Gaming

By Scott Smith Mobile gaming has introduced a new business model into the gaming landscape: micro-transactions. A micro-transaction is the exchange of real world currency into a game currency. Game currencies allows the player to...

Where does our attention belong?

By: Danielle Sparmer “The media can’t tell us what to think, but they can tell us what to think about…” This one sentence has been repeated by literary analysts everywhere. However, audiences still struggle to see that...

#ObjectivelyOurPresident

It was all just a formality, or so we thought. Coming off of a run of astronomical popularity as the first Secretary of State serving President Obama’s administration, Hillary Clinton would announce her candidacy...

We need action, not just conversation over gun control laws in America

“Politicians who sit in their gilded House and Senate seated funded by the NRA telling us nothing could have ever been done to prevent this, we call BS,” she said. “They say that tougher...

How to Deal With Dreaded Student Loans

By Brandon Flamand Student loans are scary. Almost all college students have them and stress about how to deal with them even before they graduate. Here are some ways to alleviate this stress, obtain some...

USA Gymnastics: Becoming Role Models for All Girls Around the World

On every social media website and every news station, there are videos of the USA Women’s Gymnastics team speaking out about Larry Nassar. For those of you who live under a shell and do...

Snapchat: an upgrade or just an update?

By: Nick Arpino The new Snapchat update has arrived and there is a handful of significant changes. Some of us downloaded this update not knowing what we would be getting ourselves into. Others may have fallen victim to the, seemingly helpful, auto-update. Regardless of whether you...

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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