The Orion

Wildcat on the Street: Plastic can cause gain-weight

Karen Limones // October 21, 2018

Reporter Brook Martin went around campus to ask students if they knew that plastic can be a leading cause to health issues and their opinion on some alternatives students can use.Brooke Martin can be reached...

Forager is a healthy drink alternative that is dairy-free and probiotic. Sold at Urban Roots in the Bell Memorial Union. Photo credit: Dominique Wood

Plastic is making you fat

Brooke Martin // October 17, 2018

All of the hard work we put into looking good may be going to waste by just one simple thing - plastic.At the gym, in class or simply on the streets, you will see people chugging water from plastic bottles....

While heading to their classes, students cast curious glances at the dozens of plastic cups laid out. Photo credit: Olyvia Simpson

Garbage display shows a year’s worth of cups

Olyvia Simpson // September 27, 2018

Dozens of clear plastic cups reflecting the afternoon sun captured the attention of students passing by between the Student Services Center and Bell Memorial Union Monday. Approximately 365 plastic cups...

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