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Chico dehumanizes homeless population

Zachary Phillips

February 4, 2014

Filed under Columns

In “Purgatorio,” part one of Dante Alighieri’s “Divine Comedy,” the fourth level of purgatory is reserved for those afflicted by sloth — a lack of action in response to others’ needs. The men and women occupying th...

Students skim to success

Veronica De La Cruz

January 27, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

A new semester calls for a new, heavy workload.Some students have no issue being assigned 50-plus pages to read a night. However, others definitely feel the stress when they are involved in other activities that require a signific...

Capitalising on the invincibility of youth

Prin Mayowa

January 27, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Young adulthood sneaks up on the youth of America. They may not know it, but upon entering this new age of independence one steps into a parallel universe bent on living another day to tell a new, more exciting story. That voice...

Challenging the required in required reading

Kristina Martinez

January 22, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

It can be a tricky situation for college students when trying to decide what is necessary for you to buy for school and what is not. A textbook is always seen in the eye of the professor as "required." But is it really always necessar...

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