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Working over holidays beneficial, rewarding

Atticus Raasch

December 9, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Opinion Columns

Although widely considered a family day, holiday hours are one of the best opportunities for showing initiative and determination within the workplace. Working for a company is a test of skill and character. Taking shifts during...

Childish Gambino flourishes through funk

Ethan Brown

December 7, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Reviews

Throughout his career, Childish Gambino’s many endeavors have vaulted him to the forefront of musical creativity. But his newest release, “Awaken, My Love!” finds the multifaceted artist in a world, and genre, entirely ...

Gun-Free Zones do not stop crime

Adah Koivula

December 6, 2016

Filed under Opinion Columns

It seems day after day we hear news of more people dying in places that were specifically deemed safe zones. The idea was to protect citizens in malls, movie theaters, any public place, primarily schools. The safety was provide...

The Represented Virtues of Hijab (Part 1)

Hadeal Rizeq

December 6, 2016

Filed under Opinion Columns

I started wearing the hijab full-time in eighth grade. Everything was so beautiful about the new way I dressed. Everyone admired the way my hijab gracefully complimented my outfit. It felt especially wonderful knowing it was the fi...

President elect shuns equality and worth

Hadeal Rizeq

December 6, 2016

Filed under Opinion Columns

As I prepare for school in the mornings following the electoral results, all I worry about is the fate of minorities living in America. Throughout the 512 days President-elect Donald Trump campaigned across the United Sta...

Kaepernick uses platform as athlete to affect necessary change

Sydney Hall

November 17, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Opinion Columns

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s choice to kneel during the playing of the national anthem as a protest against the brutal police killings of innocent black citizens of our country is pertinent to raising awarene...

My wake-up call

My wake-up call

November 9, 2016

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