Category: Opinion

Higher education is an investment. As students, it’s an investment in ourselves. It’s also an investment in the future. While investing in college, a lot of the financial burden gets placed on the backs of students, shackling them with debt that will take years and even decades to pay off. With this in mind, it’s…

First off, thank you.  Not just because you helped us feel better about ourselves as journalists, or because you helped us sell ads, but because you are the rare, one-sixth of the student population that wanted to be informed. As I prepare to leave my post as Editor-in-Chief and cross the stage at graduation, I…

About two years ago, I was in in a little Amish town a few hours away. I was going around to all these cute little shops and I stumbled across an antique store. I didn’t really have any intention to buy anything, but as a I was looking around and a medium-sized brown box. I…

As I hurried through HyVee last Friday, I grabbed a package of Oreos without thinking twice before heading to the check out. Once I got home, the happiness surrounding this package of heaven was soon shattered when I realized I had grabbed the single stuffed Oreos instead of double stuffed. This would probably be disappointing…