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Stop Wearing Pajamas to School and Dress Professionally

Natalia Aldana
May 26
Filed under Op-ed, Opinion

Mark Twain once remarked, “Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence in society.” On a college campus, Twain’s quip could serve to good use, as many students presently dress in a manner that could be taken from a cross section of Snooki and Carrot Top’s closets. St...

Why Women Are Pulling Ahead in The Workplace

Cheyann Elmore
May 19
Filed under Op-ed

Remember when the man came to pick up the woman in his car and paid for dinner, all in attempt to sweep her off her feet? It seems that women are doing most of the sweeping nowadays. “Women have this self motivation and determination to succeed that men lack,” said small business owner Chr...

Just Let Teachers Teach

Mark Laluan
May 18
Filed under Op-ed

REBUTTAL In response to Professors Need Checks and Balances . To say every student has had at least one academic who got under their skin is a broad generalization, but it is a fact. Each human is an individual with ideas and concepts combing together to create a distinct, intellectual framework....

Professors Need Checks and Balances

Tina Phillips
May 18
Filed under Op-ed

Argument Ever noticed how egotistical some professors can be? How they use their power to intimidate you or hold a grade over you to make you bend to their will? How they talk to you (in person, and especially on e-mail) in a degrading way? Well, I have, and it's not right. I have been told bef...

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