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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 […]

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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 […]

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

Is Halloween worth the hype? Yes, support the spook.

Read the con here. By Brianna Rodriguez Devouring bowls full of candy, sitting in front of a screen watching a horror film and attending parties are what most people think of when Halloween comes around. Halloween invites people to express their creativity by designing a costume or carving a pumpkin. It is the one day […]

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

Be smart, don’t be like former Dolphins O-line coach

Pictured Above: Miami Dolphins offensive line during a 2012 game against the Oakland Raiders. Chris Foerster, an offensive line coach, was recently fired for snorting cocaine on video. Courtesy of June Rivera By Michael Fergusson Common sense: that little voice in your head that says “you probably shouldn’t do that.” Some of us have it. […]

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

What we can learn from Hollywood and Harvey Weinstein

By Sara M. McDonald Manipulation. That is a word commonly used by the women who have accused Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct to describe their horrific experiences with the American film producer. At least 28 actresses, models, journalists and former employees of Weinstein have come forward with allegations against him, including Gwyneth Paltrow, Angelina Jolie, […]

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

Defend liberty: the right to keep and bear arms

By Antonio D Fazzalari Late Sunday night at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival in Las Vegas, an armed gunman opened fire on a crowd of attendees, killing 58 and injuring over 500. Identified as Stephen Paddock, 64, the gunman was found with 23 guns and thousands of rounds of ammunition stockpiled in his […]

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

With the rise of hate groups, it’s time to reevaluate our own guiding principles

By Vanity “Vee” Shields In the pursuit of creating equitable campus practices, we are often stuck between a rock and a hard place. It’s time we chipped away at both, together. If we consider “the rock” as biases and -isms, and “the hard place” as the unwritten rules of society, we may feel like overcoming […]

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