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Point Counter-Point: Which is better: Subway or Jimmy John’s?

Point Counter-Point: Which is better: Subway or Jimmy John’s?

Karalee Manis and Amanda Bagnall-Newman
March 8, 2016
Filed under Columns, Opinions, Top Stories

It’s Spring Break and you’ve got a whole week of freedom: from classes, from waking up at ungodly hours and even from being limited to what the campus provides students by way of sub sandwiches. You have the power to choose, to pick the superior sub, read on to see what our columnists say in this...

Creative Campus Tips: Things to do in your spare time

Creative Campus Tips: Things to do in your spare time

Amanda Bagnall-Newman, Website Manager
March 5, 2016
Filed under Columns, Opinions

Today marks the start of Spring Break, leaving students looking for something to do. For those who are unsure what to do with all of their free time, let me make a few suggestions: 1. Netflix Do I even need to suggest this? 2. Clean your room I am a firm believer of having a clean room, just in case your parents stop by for a surpri...

Essence of everyone: a response to anonymous comments

Essence of everyone: a response to anonymous comments

Tyra Peters, Staff Reporter
March 4, 2016
Filed under Columns, Opinions, Top Stories

Recent posts on Yik Yak have read, “I think EOH(Essence of Heritage) is a fantastic event and believe that it's important to know and acknowledge how far the African American race had come. But to give out awards to only students of color dumbfounds me!” Comments to this post on the anonymous site ...

Point Counter-Point: Should students buy the designated textbooks for classes?

Point Counter-Point: Should students buy the designated textbooks for classes?

Karalee Manis and Amanda Bagnall-Newman
March 1, 2016
Filed under Columns, Opinions, Top Stories

It is an endless debate – to buy or not to buy required textbooks. For most, it is an issue of price; however, there are plenty of ways to buy cheaper books. For others, it may be a more calculated decision based on past experiences of not having needed a purchased textbook. This question is asked by nearl...

Ask Rina: Friend in Need

Ask Rina: Friend in Need

Serina Jones, Staff Reporter
March 1, 2016
Filed under Columns, Opinions

Dear Rina: I have a group of ‘friends’ that I hang with, but we do not really share the same interests. They find humor in smoking pot and drinking every night, while I find comfort in reading and catching up with my favorite TV shows. Often times I get uncomfortable because they try to pre...

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