Opinion

Opinion

New screens distract

Students who hate pulling out their phone or logging in to a computer for campus announcements, fret no more: we’re bringing the onslaught to...

Video game violence stifles creativity, innovation

It’s good no one is keeping count of the people I have killed in video games because I’d likely be institutionalized in some dark...

When shootings become personal: A student reflects on the Navy Yard

“Shooter on the Navy Yard.” I got that text at 8:35 a.m. on Monday. It was a group message to all of us interns who had...

The Rice scandal: A Stain on the NFL

Everything changed for Ray Rice this Monday. Last Sunday, Rice was an NFL star, an elite running back for the Baltimore Ravens. The past few...

Cursive writing improves mind and soul

Forty-five states have adopted the Common Core State Standards in education, cutting cursive from school curricula. Because of the 21st century notion that students...