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Education has become industry, at our cost

Above photo: Judy Genshaft, President of the University of South Florida, is part of the exploitative academic industry. Jonah Hinebaugh | The Crow’s Nest By Jonah Hinebaugh According to the National Center for Education Statistics, the cost of attending a public institution has more than doubled between 2000 and 2015 and shows no signs of […]

$3 million floating sculpture definitely a priority

Opinion: DeVos’ campus rape policy rollbacks hurt victims

By Sara McDonald Since becoming secretary of education, Betsy DeVos has proposed several controversial changes. But her rollback of Obama-era rules that regulate how colleges and universities investigate sexual assault allegations was another contentious chapter in her tenure. The decision left many women’s rights groups worried that the survivors of sexual assault would  lose protections […]

Education has become industry, at our cost

How Student Government plans to address our campus’ poor recycling report

By Byron Baugh When people consider what they like about our campus, I’d like to think that having a robust sustainability culture ranks fairly high. That fills me with so much pride. I’m honored to be the student tasked with coordinating initiatives and efforts that moves us forward. Of course, this is a huge responsibility as […]

Education has become industry, at our cost

Quiet students want to participate in class, they just need time

By Dinorah Prevost When I read my class syllabi every semester, the professor’s grade breakdown is the first section I look over. Not because I’m worried about the final or midterm exams — instead, I’m sweating over the class participation grade. For most students, participating is the easiest part of class. But for the quieter […]

Education has become industry, at our cost

Bulls quest for perfect season thwarted by Houston

By: Michael Moore Jr. USF football faced its first true test of the season. The result? Failure. The Houston Cougars defeated the Bulls 28-24 on Saturday, tarnishing USF’s undefeated record and snapping the nation’s longest winning streak (12) in the process. Green and gold hearts broke everywhere. It’s not what we hoped for or expected […]

Campus rec looks to increase intramural participation