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Partisan Tensions on Display During State of the Union

Partisan Tensions on Display During State of the Union

February 12, 2020

The partisanship displayed by both President Donald Trump and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi during the State of the Union is disappointing.

Refusal to Vote Undermines Democracy

Refusal to Vote Undermines Democracy

February 12, 2020

The 2016 presidential election was the first election that I ever bothered to care about. I was 15 years old with hardly any knowledge about politics besides the fact that everyone around me hated talking...

Progress Still Needed Despite U.S. Life Expectancy Rise

Progress Still Needed Despite U.S. Life Expectancy Rise

February 12, 2020

"Although this recent news surely represents a positive development for American society, there is still ample reason to be concerned about the overall well-being of Americans."

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood … Awards Shows Were Relevant

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood … Awards Shows Were Relevant

February 12, 2020

In the age of social media and instant access to information, award shows have been struggling to maintain their relevance.

Coronavirus Puts Generation Z’s Dark Humor on Display

Coronavirus Puts Generation Z’s Dark Humor on Display

February 5, 2020

When faced with near-constant instances of horror, it should come as no surprise that dark humor is a staple of millennials and Generation Z.

Media Literacy Must Be Improved

Media Literacy Must Be Improved

February 5, 2020

As a student journalist who serves as both an informant and consumer, I recognize I am not the final arbiter in the case for improved media literacy, though I do know the commitment to staying informed is not a mere suggestion, but a civic duty.

Finding Home Away from Home

Finding Home Away from Home

February 5, 2020

Pia has already learned one important lesson, and that is to never be afraid to step outside of your comfort zone, whether it be during or after college.

Safety Precautions at Gun Rallies Must Continue

Safety Precautions at Gun Rallies Must Continue

February 5, 2020

The uneasiness that comes with gun rallies will never cease to exist because of the natural anxiety that comes with virtually any kind of weapon.

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