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You put what in where?

Miranda Shelton, Opinion Editor

September 7, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Once a month I wake up startled in the middle of the night. My sweaty hair is matted to my forehead and there is a sharp pain in my side. “It’s happening,” I whisper to myself, as I gingerly pick myself up out of bed and t...

Am I a loser?

Am I a loser?

Lucas Koprowski, Editor-in-Chief

August 31, 2016

Filed under Opinion

School year resolutions

School year resolutions

August 31, 2016

When the torch goes out

Miranda Shelton, Opinion Editor

August 31, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Rio De Janeiro is in trouble. An already struggling city was chosen to host the Olympics, and after years of preparation it’s over in the blink of an eye. What’s left? Decay, disgust and the soon death of an economy. &...

Have a fun summer with the park district

Miranda Shelton, Opinion Editor

May 25, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Summer is notorious for having its boring days. Whether you think there’s just nothing to do, or the things you want to do are too expensive, it’s no secret that there will be times where this season is a drag. However, there’s...

Gardening: You don’t need a green thumb

Miranda Shelton, Opinion Editor

May 25, 2016

Filed under Opinion

During the summer, there’s nothing tastier than fresh fruits and vegetables straight from the garden. Sadly, people don’t always think they have the time or the space to create their own produce. But with these useful tips and ...

That’s all she wrote…for now

That’s all she wrote…for now

Kelly Wynne, Editor-In-Chief

May 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Moving Forward

Moving Forward

May 11, 2016

Buy organic at any budget

Miranda Shelton, Opinion Editor

May 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Organic food has always had a high class stigma. Many organic food stores have prices that are unbearably high, leaving lower income families to alternative stores that sell food that is actually detrimental for their health. T...

Not your grandmother’s college:

Miranda Shelton, Opinion Editor

May 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

It’s no secret that college students are under a lot of stress. Between the high expectations in schools and the numerous part-time or full-time jobs we may take on, we have a lot on our minds. However, that doesn’t seem to...

How to Study Using Social Media

Miranda Shelton, Opinion Editor

May 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Tumblr has always been an outlet for people to discuss ideas, share jokes (many in the meme form) and support one another. There are many blog subcultures within the site, with things ranging from fan blogs for hit tv shows to s...

Andie Tries: Being Happy

Miranda Shelton, Opinion Editor

May 4, 2016

Filed under Opinion

I generally try to live my life as an optimistic person. When stress sets in, however, I tend to get very cranky. So I decided to force myself to be happy for 5 days and see what happens.   The Challenge: I must fulfill one “happy ta...

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