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Bacteria prevention is in, crop tops are out at the WREC

Bacteria prevention is in, crop tops are out at the WREC

Karen Limones

March 6, 2018


Filed under Columns, Mobile Headlines, Opinion, Showcase

Crop tops now are banned at the Wildcat Recreation Center and for a good reason. Even though members of the WREC are frequently cleaning the equipment, they also expect students to clean it after they’re done using it. However, this isn’t always the case and because of that, the WREC is introducing...

High school relationships help build a foundation

High school relationships help build a foundation

Grant Schmieding

March 5, 2018


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Mobile Headlines, Opinion

Anyone who says they truly understand how to maneuver the dating pool, with guaranteed success, is full of it, according to Viren Swami, professor of social psychology at Anglia Ruskin University. In high school, college or otherwise, we all have our own confusing and frustrating experiences. When it co...

How to deal with illness in college

How to deal with illness in college

Danielle Cortes

March 5, 2018


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In college, health should always be your number one priority because it affects many things like our mood, productivity and overall well-being. According to an article published by EverydayHealth, "Living in a closed environment like a college dormitory introduces a whole set of college health issues that college-age kids do not have to deal with at home," said Guy Na...

Arming teachers won’t stop mass shootings

Arming teachers won’t stop mass shootings

Nicte Hernandez

March 3, 2018


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In the wake of another mass shooting, politicians are conflicted on what policies to pass. They are committed to organizations but they also have voters pulling them another in another direction. At a recent press conference, President Trump said that he feels teachers should be armed and that we need ...

Off The Record: Teachers with guns, school motivation and being sick in college

Off The Record: Teachers with guns, school motivation and being sick in college

Danielle Cortez and Kendall George

March 2, 2018


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Mobile Headlines, Multimedia, Opinion

  Danielle Cortez can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @theorion_news Kendall George can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @kendallmgeorge...

School walk-out is a protest opportunity students should participate in

School walk-out is a protest opportunity students should participate in

Kendall George

February 28, 2018


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Editorials, Mobile Headlines, Opinion

On March 14 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., a nation-wide school walk-out will take place at elementary to college campuses and it is our duty to walk out as well. In the light of all the school shootings that have been happening over the past three years and especially in 2018, young students and feminists...

Start the day off right with this crispy, gold breakfast mash

Start the day off right with this crispy, gold breakfast mash

Grant Schmieding

February 27, 2018


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Mobile Headlines, Opinion

In the words of Ralph Waldo Emerson, “Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely.” Without breakfast, my head feels fogged up and I can’t concentrate over the appalling and embarrassing sounds of my own stomach. I like to do myself a favor each morning and start the day off with...

Student activists protest mass shootings, spark change

Student activists protest mass shootings, spark change

Nicte Hernandez

February 27, 2018


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Mass shootings, violence and terrorism almost seem to be the norm recently. Headlines continue to show the number of casualties and the number of wounded individuals that have been reported. The latest mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida is something different becau...

Newspapers bring communities together

Newspapers bring communities together

Karen Limones

February 26, 2018


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Mobile Headlines, Opinion

Let’s get one thing clear, this is not a pathetic attempt to try to get people to pick up a newspaper. This is to state why students should read one and how it's beneficial to keep the print industry around. Believe it or not, one of the best resources to get information about the campus and commu...

Letters to: My future boyfriend

Letters to: My future boyfriend

Danielle Cortes

February 26, 2018


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Dear Future Boyfriend,We haven't met yet but I'm patient. Let’s hope we meet face-to-face and not on some dating app like Tinder. I want to meet my significant other the old-fashioned way.Let me start off by saying you are probably the luckiest guy in the world because you will be dating me. I ca...

Don’t let living with roommates lead to boring, quiet sex

Don’t let living with roommates lead to boring, quiet sex

Nicte Hernandez

February 25, 2018


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The music has been turned up in your roommate's room, the moans get louder and louder and then the bed starts to pound against the wall. No matter how loud the music is, nothing can drown out your roommate and the excitement they feel when their significant other comes over. Cheap apartments with...

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