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Gen Z’s Approach to Video on Social Media

Gen Z’s Approach to Video on Social Media

Milla Tivadar, Focal Point Editor

March 11, 2020

This generation is more than familiar with social media, but with every picture, snap, like, comment,...

Love or Lust in the 21st Century

Lourdes Marie Gan, Staff Writer

February 20, 2019

Envision a world in which Instagram direct messaging and tweets do not exist. A world where “swipe left” or “swipe right” did not determine your desirability and could not enforce gender dynamics, nor place you in a box to be submitted into objectification. Enjoying life happily single, bound to no limits and in a society...

Political presence on the wrong platform

Political presence on the wrong platform

February 24, 2018

Don’t leave it to social media to squash your real-life problems. Everyone always has something...

Millennials are killing everything

Millennials are killing everything

August 16, 2017

Millennials are murderers. Over the course of the year, several outlets have accused millennials of “killing”...

Schools may eliminate freedom of speech

Shamal Prasad, TSV Staff Writer

November 14, 2016

A couple weeks ago, a federal appeals court ruled 2-1 that public college officials in Minnesota did not violate a student’s First Amendment right to free speech by expelling a student from the college because of what he said in a series of Facebook posts. In late October, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit...

Social media has become an easy outlet for adolescents to post media at the touch of a button, but its content can be taken too far at times.

Online viewers prefer violence to sexuality

April 24, 2016

Social media has become an outlet for individuals to live stream their thoughts and feelings, conveniently...

Social media creates room for women of all sizes to constantly monitor body weight and dimensions.

Media affects how women view their body image

April 8, 2016

What is shown in the media impacts the way women view themselves. In social media, what do you see?...

The View from Here: Social media reaches further than followers

The View from Here: Social media reaches further than followers

March 16, 2016

Social media is a powerful tool that, unfortunately, society is not using to its maximum potential. As...

Dating apps: use it or lose it

TSV Staff

November 18, 2015

Swipe left. Swipe left. Swipe right. It's a match! This is the new way people are finding their significant other, or their next hook-up. Online dating through dating apps are great new tools people are using to find the connection they want from one another. Don't believe the negative stigma behind dating apps though, they're...

Social media and children

Amber Wong, TSV Staff Writer

September 3, 2015

Social media. It’s an extremely time consuming factor that has taken over the lives of many, including myself. What’s the first thing that I do when I wake up? I check my phone for notifications. I’ll scroll endlessly through my news feeds, and ‘like’ photos that appear on the tiny pixelated screen in my hands....

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