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First Presidential Debate of 2020: Part 1

By Josie Barton Tuesday, September 29th was the first presidential debate of 2020. President Trump and former Vice President Biden went head to head on controversial topics, part one of this article covering the Coronavirus, the economy, and the Supreme Court. Considering the Coronavirus pandemic, President Trump approached […]

Art Gallery Review

By: Casandra Stolz Students and faculty anticipate the opening of the Art gallery in the Howard Miller Student Center. An exhibit of art, pottery, and sculpture pieces crafted by this fall semester’s art class students are on display for our enjoyment. Hanging along the walls in the gallery, […]

Games to Watch – Week 4

The Southeastern Conference, SEC, start their games this week leading to even better matchups in week four of the college football season. #5 Florida at Ole Miss – Noon – ESPN The fifth ranked Florida Gators open their season on the road in Oxford, Mississippi against the Ole […]

Dear Harm-Self

I am truly, truly sorry this had to happen to you! But as Mary Oliver once said, “Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this, too, was a gift.” I know it is very hard right now. […]

Greek Life in Higher Education

By Josie Barton Fraternities and Sororities across Colleges and Universities provide conflicting elements to the overall health and success of affiliated students. Greek life can offer student development, scholarships and academic improvement. Although it can improve student engagement, Greek life renders many consequences: hazing, sexual assault, binge drinking, […]

The Big TEN

By John Robbins Big Ten Conference headquarters, located in Rosemont, Illinois, voted to start playing football on October 24th. On August 11th, the Big Ten schools’ presidents voted to cancel all fall sports, including football, with the hope of playing the season in the spring of 2021. After […]