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September marks National Drug Addiction Awareness

Tonya Creasy, Opinion Writer

September 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

National Drug Addiction Awareness month is held to bring awareness to the disease of addiction. It is recognized during the month of September and provides knowledge to those either suffering from addiction currently, or those ...

Movies celebrating 25-year anniversaries in 2018

Nicholas Filipek, Managing Editor

September 18, 2018

Filed under L&A&E, Nick's Flick Picks

It turns out that 1993 was one of the best, if not the very best, years in cinema. Most of the classics we love today came out during ‘93, and the list of top hits is so long, that it seems like this countdown will have to be...

Is society becoming more spiritual and less religious?

Savannah Pinnock, Opinion Editor

September 11, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The question of whether religion is prominent in society has been one that has marveled researchers since the dawn of enlightened thought. This inquiry has often led to the question of whether society is becoming more spirit...

The long lasting benefits of obtaining a college internship

Nick Filipek, Managing Editor

September 11, 2018

Filed under Opinion

While you are going through your college career, there are certain opportunities that you may never come across again in life. This time here allows you the chance to sit in a room and share ideas without the fear of judgement,...

“Sweetener”: A sweet addition to Ariana Grande’s repertoire

Savannah Pinnock, Opinion Editor

September 11, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Ariana Grande is by far one of the most talented singers of today. In fact, she possesses a four octave vocal range which is quite impressive. In comparison to some of the greats such as Mariah Carey and Whitney Houston who p...

Top five tips for surviving your academic year

Tonya Creasy, Staff Writer

September 11, 2018

Filed under Opinion

It’s that time of year again. School’s back in session. Starting a new semester can be really nerve racking for both freshmen and returning students. It can be overwhelming being in a new environment and being surrounded by a host...

Meet the Majors: English

Savannah Pinnock, Opinion

September 11, 2018

Filed under Opinion

    Emily is an English major and a  political science minor. She states that she loves “writing and I am good at it. I also want to be a lawyer and I think English would help in preparation for law school.” In the future she believes “It will...

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