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Biology and Environmental Science of Global Climate Change students smile during the symposium Tuesday evening.

Jeana Everhart, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

Alyssa McClung believes that when she mentions climate change, most people think about the coastal regions of the U.S. instead of the midwest. Yet McClung said southern Indiana has been experiencing just as many effects from climate change. “The changes are pretty dramatic in some cases,” the ju...

Climate Change is a hoax

Climate Change is a hoax

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

April 19, 2018

    Climate change isn’t real…at least not the way we look at it. Yes the climate is changing, but the climate has always been changing. There have been approximately five ice ages throughout Earth’s history. This is significant because these were all natural cycles of the Eart...

The winter that never happened

The winter that never happened

Sarah Rogers, Opinion Editor

April 4, 2017

Campus has officially been decorated for SpringFest. Hammocks have invaded the grassy areas, students have reclaimed the outdoor picnic tables, and guys in shorts can finally stop pretending they aren’t cold. Normally I understand the excitement of spring--winter is the spawn of Satan. Generally...

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