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Marilyn Manson Under Siege
Marilyn Manson Under Siege
Cody Wagner, Entertainment Writer • February 23, 2021

On February 1, 2021actress Evan Rachel Wood came out on social media and accused heavy metal icon Marilyn Manson of sexually and physically abusing the young actress, leaving her in a mental state of pain and fear. The 33-year-old...

Tightening up House Bill 3653: police reform in Illinois
Tightening up House Bill 3653: police reform in Illinois
Sadie Romero, Editor-In-Chief • February 9, 2021

The Illinois General Assembly was under the gun. Working until almost 3 a.m. to ensure full completion by its dissolve at noon later that day, Jan. 13th,  they created a bill that would set a new precedent for police reform...

Realistic Cops and Robbers
Realistic Cops and Robbers
Kevin Ashley, Staff Writer • February 2, 2021

Does anyone remember playing cops and robbers as a kid? The thrill of running from and chasing down your friends in a more elaborate version of tag. Now, take that thought, apply it to Grand theft Auto 5 (GTA5), and add the...

Biotech Club’s Outreach and Experiments
Biotech Club’s Outreach and Experiments
Nicole Littlefield, Managing Editor • February 9, 2021

Jillian Cook became a club officer for the Biotech Club in Fall 2020 and began working with the faculty adviser Karen Persky. Although meeting the COD guidelines during the pandemic made it harder to run the club, the Biotech...

How you ended up with too much stuff and how to fix it.
How you ended up with too much stuff and how to fix it.
Gabriella Gallardo, Special to the Courier • February 2, 2021

After nearly a year of being cooped up in our houses, and with the vaccination being distributed, now is the perfect time to start cleaning your home. However, what is the best way to clean so things stay clean?    Minimalism...

Our technological need may be causing more damage than good
Our technological need may be causing more damage than good
Nicole Littlefield, Managing Editor • January 18, 2021

Since the invention of the personal computer and the internet, technology has innovated rapidly. The clunky operating system that took up an entire room has been reduced to a handheld device. Much of our daily lives revolve...

The 2021 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees
The 2021 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees
Cody Wagner, Entertainment Writer • February 23, 2021

On February 12th, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2021 nominees were announced. This year’s potential class includes: Mary J Blige, Kate Bush, Devo, Foo Fighters, The Go-Go’s, Jay-Z, Chaka Khan, Carole King, Fela Kuti,...

OPINION: Citizen Climate Lobby’s best solution to save the environment and the economy
OPINION: Citizen Climate Lobby’s best solution to save the environment and the economy
Gabriella Gallardo, Special to the Courier • February 16, 2021

There is a way to make a climate difference that would help low and middle-income people. There is a way for the country to go “green” without hurting the economy. There is legislation that unites liberal and conservative...

Alex Strangelove review
Alex Strangelove review
Kevin Ashley, Staff Writer • February 9, 2021

If you’re looking for acliché romantic high school comedy with LGBTQ+ themes for Valentine’s Day, then “Alex Strangelove” on Netflix is the movie for you.    The story follows the protagonist, Alex Truelove,...

Hope in 2021
Hope in 2021
Kevin Ashley, Staff Writer • January 26, 2021

I don’t know how many people had on their 2021 bingo card “Survive a coup attempt,” but apparently that was something we should’ve expected. The new year, 2021, was supposed to be a better year, a hopeful year, after...

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College of DuPage's student newspaper | Est. 1967
College of DuPage's student newspaper | Est. 1967