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Is Chivalry Dead Because Of The Digital World?

Christopher Collins
October 23, 2015
Filed under Opinion

Changes in technology in the past decade have altered the way people communicate.  This has affected the way people form and maintain relationships. Technology has shifted the way many young adults have approached dating compared to our parent’s traditional dating habits. I believe the em...

Fantasy Football: Game of skill or gambling?

Christopher Collins
October 21, 2015
Filed under Opinion

An adult playing daily fantasy for money is considered legal by federal law in both the United States, and Canada. According to U.S. federal law, daily fantasy is a game that requires skill—therefore it’s not gambling. The law declaring fantasy sports are legal was first introduced in 1999 and th...

Are the Days Numbered for Superhero Films?

Mohammad Maidin
October 21, 2015
Filed under Opinion

After the success of Marvel’s The Avengers, superhero films have grown in numbers and it seems no one can turn on the T.V. or go online without seeing an ad for a new hero flick. “I feel like the film industry is becoming overwhelmed by superhero movies, but if they are to continue produ...

Should Society Get a Grip on Guns?

Kevin Gann
October 19, 2015
Filed under Opinion

Photo courtesy: Harvard Law It is evident that guns are utilized to harm others. However, is gun control needed to deter crime, and if so, will the second amendment need to be revised? America was built on principles such as freedom of speech, freedom of the press, and the right to bear arms. ...

A Student’s Guide to Break-Ups: 5 Steps

Alyssa Belton
October 19, 2015
Filed under Opinion

“Sometimes it lasts in love but sometimes it hurts instead,” a lyric penned by the break up master Adele. Break ups are a necessary evil to most relationships. If you are stuck in a break up rut, you are not alone. Here are some methods that students find helpful: 1. You Do You Boo Boo &nbs...

Breakfast Should Be Your First Choice

Christopher Collins
October 12, 2015
Filed under Opinion

Nutritional doctors consider breakfast the most important meal of the day. As college students, dorm life and busy work schedules make it very accessible to forget the importance and benefits of a healthy breakfast meal in the morning. Students who eat breakfast everyday compared to those who skip...

Society Gone Mad: We Need Empathy Now More Than Ever

Marrian Zhou
October 5, 2015
Filed under Opinion

Photo Courtesy CNN On October 1st, a massacre took place at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon. The gunman was shot dead by the police, with 9 innocent people were killed, and at least 10 injured. Our nation was again traumatized by a heavy tragedy. The gunman was identified as Chris Harper Mercer, a 2...

In Defense of Change

Hannah Jacobsen
September 25, 2015
Filed under Opinion

Picture from: http://secularist10.hubpages.com/hub/Interracial-Marriage-and-Gay-Marriage-in-America   In 1784, Immanuel Kant – a widely known and still-inspiring philosopher - submitted an essay on progress and enlightenment to a Berlin newspaper. In it were numerous statements which bear a striking resemblance to argument...

The State of the CSU: Money, Labor Battles, and its Student Impact

Hannah Jacobsen
September 25, 2015
Filed under Opinion

On Friday, September 18th, representatives of the California State University (CSU) system held a live student media web conference to discuss the 2015-16 CSU budget plans, preliminary ideas for the 2016-17 support budget, current labor disputes, and the Student Involvement and Representation Fee, wh...

Serial Dating

Jonathan Cotto
August 13, 2015
Filed under Opinion

Have you ever found yourself, at some point in your single life, just date bingeing? I’m talking about, on a mission to find that person you are desperately ready to marry and form the perfect family with. There is a problem with treating dating as a mission. Allowing the dating life to become...

Un-Friended

Anna Bobadilla
August 12, 2015
Filed under Opinion

Social Media rules our life in the 21st century. Whether you are on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter, Grinder, Tinder, or any of the other social media apps that connect us to one another. However, these apps are useful for our everyday needs to keep us all connected, so what happens when we...

The Joy of Caring Less

Jacqueline Kozak
August 10, 2015
Filed under Opinion

I was chatting with an older friend about starting this column, and he asked what I would be writing about. I explained that the first column would be giving a bit of advice about growing up and emerging as a sexual being. He laughed and said that his advice is simple: no matter what point you are in ...

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