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Editorial: Give space to lament

I don’t know what to say right now. I’m angry, sad, scared and exhausted. I’m writing this on the day after the el...

Letter to the Editor: we can be better

Last Thursday night we had an incredible turnout of students for MidKnight Madness and then another terrific student “Blackout” on Friday night for the Calvin-Hope volleyball matchup. Thank you for your strong support! We need you […]

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I shouldn’t be afraid to show my culture

After a long two weeks of midterms, projects and presentations, all I wanted to do was get my mind off of studies and do...

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The horror of Hiroshima should weigh more heavily on U.S. conscience

I read with dismay the op-ed article “Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Truman’s Decision” published in the Oct. 15 issue of...

The real purpose of FYS

As one of the 900-plus first-year and transfer students who participated in First Year Seminar (FYS) this semester, I’ve heard my share of grumbling and complaining. I was told I had to take FYS and “get […]

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Letter to the Editor: response to anti-Trump article

Romans 8:1 makes it clear there is to be no condemnation for those who are in Christ. Your “Against Trump” op-ed pie...

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A worker’s perspective on opening the library the Sunday of exam week

I was perturbed when I realized that Student Senate members were going around campus the two past weeks getting signatur...

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The Bride’s man problem

I plopped down next to a couple of friends at LOFT in the back row of chairs before the sound booth and got my favorite ...

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Keep calm, “God’s in His Heaven”

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” Most of us, even if we have not read Charles Dickens’ A Tal...

Woman’s greatest threat is man

In my opinion this is a reality. I do not have the luxury of choosing non-violence. When a man decides he wants to hurt me, I don’t get to pause, cool down the situation and have […]