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Monday, August 21, 2017

“Is It Worth the Price?”

By David John Schmidt In Europe, it has been announced that the European Union wants to slash carbon emissions by 2050 to pre-1990 levels; that is an astounding 80 percent cut. However, Europe presently is...

“Fake News”, but from a Different Source

Freedom of the press is a fundamental bedrock of American democracy. For centuries, news outlets have been revered and held to standards of great importance and prestige in their deliverance and analysis of news...

Collegiate Athletes Deserve Pay

By Daniel Johnson Student-Athletes have been generating abundant amounts of money for colleges and universities for as long as most of us have been alive.  The debate about whether or not the simple scholarship...

The 2nd Amendment: Aiding it or punching a hole in it?

By: David John Schmidt Recently, the Senate approved a bill which rescinds an Obama-era directive in gun legislation. The directive was designed to restrict certain mentally ill individuals from purchasing a firearm. The bill originated...

Going to College with Your Kid Brother

By Ryan Hurley It was a cold February afternoon and I was on my way back to Hall 2 after class when I got the call.  My brother had gotten into Bryant.  At this point, he...

What Greek Life Has to Offer

By Jake Zimmer Joining a fraternity is something that I never envisioned myself doing.  Coming into college last year, I was so invested in the stereotype that joining a fraternity is simply a cop-out to...

Maybe School Uniforms Aren’t So Bad After All

By Eric Dykes In today’s society, we are encouraged every day to exercise our freedom of self-expression and to simply be ourselves. For this reason, many do not agree with the idea of forcing kindergarten through...

Did You Forget Us, Amica?

“There’s nothing offered for me. Amica does nothing for Communication majors.” These kinds of complaints are heard fairly often among Arts and Science students, especially when the Career Fair rolls around. I must admit,...

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