Archive for August 28th, 2014

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Retreat offers 18 hours of silence

Sometimes students can find it hard to focus on God on a busy, loud college campus. Between classes, friends and work, i...

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Apple, Amazon announce new gadgets

Unveiled this past week, a host of new tablets, e-readers, smartphones, and portable media players are sure to inspire g...

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The informed voter: an introduction

I am not a political science major. In fact, U.S. Government was probably my least favorite class in high school. Additi...

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Letters to the editor: September 14

Christianity not a privileged religion in U.S. On Thursday, Sept. 6, a copy of the Ten Commandments were hung in Georgia...

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Violent video games and movies permissible

I went to see the SAO’s showing of “The Hunger Games” last weekend and stayed around for the discussion. Prof. Van...

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Philip Roth doesn’t understand Wikipedia

Philip Roth is no idiot. Let’s get that out of the way first. But Roth, author of “Zuckerman Unbound,” “Ghost Wr...

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Editorial: September 14

The teachers of the Chicago Teachers Union are on strike. The work stoppage began Monday after an all-night negotiation ...