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Trump needs to be schooled

Maitri Desai, TSV Opinions Editor

April 20, 2018

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“I don’t know what that means, a community college,” said President Trump to a crowd in an Ohio training facility, revealing his ignorance on the value of community colleges. Well, Mr. President, you're about be enlightened. Community colleges are the backbone of our country. They serve as catalysts in helping people achieve...

Don’t shoot down mental illness

Maitri Desai, TSV Opinions Editor

April 6, 2018

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In the wake of the Parkland, Florida shooting on Feb. 14, there has been everyday discussions about gun control and mental health. After the incident, gun control became yet another ongoing topic and issue in this country, but what about mental illness? It seems like the topic of mental illness slipped, yet again, from people’s...

What price can you put on safety?

March 17, 2018

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As a result of the many mass shootings at U.S. schools, adequate communication throughout campus is more vital than ever. The need for an emergency response speaker system at Skyline’s Child Development Laboratory Center (CDLC), Building 14, is important for the safety of the children, students and faculty in that part...

The youth will set us free

Lauren Gozon

March 2, 2018

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If you watched the Sunrise, Florida town hall, you must understand our anger and frustration. On Wednesday, Feb. 21, survivors of the Stoneman Douglas High School massacre took center stage at a town hall hosted by CNN. Thousands of community members cheered on the students who confronted Sens. Marco Rubio and Bill Nelson, Rep....

Homelessness overlooked on college campuses

February 15, 2018

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The classmate sitting next to you in class today could be homeless. They could be emotionally struggling or a foster youth in need of help. But you’d probably never know. Students in need typically don’t speak out and, therefore, do not get the help they need. Faculty needs to be proactive in noticing the signs and h...

Dance is definitely a sport

Dance is definitely a sport

February 9, 2018

There has been a long debate over decades about whether dance is a sport or not. The definition of...

Higher education under attack with new legislation

Higher education under attack with new legislation

December 1, 2017

Under the Trump administration, education as a whole has certainly taken a hit. First with the appointment...

Journalism needs resuscitation

Journalism needs resuscitation

November 17, 2017

As new technology is being integrated into our daily routines, the way we consume news is rapidly changing...

Blackface is never okay

November 11, 2017

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Incidents This past Halloween, several people dressed up as NFL football player, Colin Kaepernick. One costume in particular though, consisted of a white man in blackface in a black wig, with a sign that said, “Will stand for money”. The sign was a reference to the NFL protesters kneeling during the national anthem about ...

Hands off my Birth Control

Hands off my Birth Control

October 27, 2017

Birth control just became more expensive with President Trump’s rollback of the Affordable Care Act...

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