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The focal point of love

The focal point of love

Sydney Stocksdale, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019


Filed under Features

Sudesh Mujumdar said Valentine’s Day acts as a focal point of love. “These holidays tend to act as focal points, where you tend to reflect on your relationship. In which one might say, ‘If I am investing this effort and time, is this an honest investment, or am I just putting on an act that...

Black Friday vs. Buy Nothing Day

Jennifer Hauser, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Black Friday has evolved into a holiday in and of itself. This retail holiday has overpowered Thanksgiving, and those who participate in this frenzied shopping often place more importance on it than they do the actual Thanksgiving holiday. Some of us do not Black Friday shop. Ever. There is eve...

Hatin’ on hoverboards

Ellen Cooper, Staff Writer

January 13, 2016


Filed under Opinion

As of Thursday, hoverboards, a self-righting two-wheeled scooter, are officially banned on campus. Hoverboards can’t be used on campus or even stored in campus housing, as they pose a threat to student safety.

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