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Sunday, November 18, 2018

Social Media is Ruining Our Social Skills

By Emily Halpern Is social media even social? When you think about it, it couldn’t be more antisocial. Time spent curled up behind a smartphone, not talking to anyone, while scrolling and posting our way...

Freedom vs. safety: the perennial gun control conflict

Since the Parkland shooting, America has gone through a sort of genesis – a new wave of gun control advocacy – that has simultaneously emboldened young people and made the National Rifle Association shake...

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...

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...

Historically Black Colleges: a Conundrum in Inclusivity

The issue of race in America has the distinction of existing in both the broad, sweeping arm of society and in specific microcosms of homogenized thought and identity constructs. Whether it be on the...

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 Definition of Nicole Salzano: Strong

By Colin Curtin Strong: adjective having or marked by great physical power, having moral or intellectual power. As a student athlete, it is a requirement of you to be strong both physically and mentally. However, that...

My Path is Here to Help You Find Your Path

Are you unsure about what you’d like to major, minor, or concentrate in? Do you need advice about a career path that best suits you? Are you struggling between different areas of study and...

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