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Through the Lens

Through the Lens

David Veltri, Photographer

May 5, 2017

Alison Jones has been practicing lyra (aerial hoop) for about a year while she is working on getting her Associate of Science with a focus in biology. ...

ACC Student Elected as PTK International Division Vice President

ACC Student Elected as PTK International Division Vice President

Ashlyn Stetzel, Entertainment and Student Life Editor

April 28, 2017

Arapahoe Community College student Tasha Estein was elected as the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) International Vice President for Division IV during the 2017 PTK...

Phi Theta Kappa Welcomes 37 Inductees from ACC

Scott Bright, Editor-in-Chief

April 28, 2017

A palpable excitement was drawn heavily from the students and their families as they crowded into the theater.  The inductees, holding their candles, symbolizing knowledge, proceeded in a single line and filed into their seats in the front row.  In total, 37 bright students with strong academic backgrounds, varying from software engineering to creative writing, were inducted...

Bob Harper of NBC’s Biggest Loser Sidelined by Heart Attack and How You Can Improve Your Own Heart Health

Bob Harper of NBC’s Biggest Loser Sidelined by Heart Attack and How You Can Improve Your Own Heart Health

Marcus Montoya, Sports and Health Reporter

March 4, 2017

When fitness specialist Bob Harper was hospitalized roughly two weeks ago, nobody in their right mind would believe it was due to a heart attack. The host of NBC’s Biggest Loser is only 51 years young, which makes this traumatic event more of a harsh reminder to keep heart health a priority.

Activism in Science Under Trump Administration

Activism in Science Under Trump Administration

March 3, 2017

With a federal hiring freeze affecting scientists, engineers, and nurses, the Trump administration poses new challenges in cases of human caused global...

Taking the High Road: The Facts on Marijuana-Impaired Driving

Taking the High Road: The Facts on Marijuana-Impaired Driving

February 16, 2017

Since the legalization of recreational marijuana here in Colorado, driving high has been a major safety concern. Everyone wants their roads to be safe,...

PornHub Aims to Educate

PornHub Aims to Educate

February 9, 2017

Where did you learn about sex? Or perhaps a better questions is, how did you receive your sexual education? For most, it's either from befuddled parents blustering their way through broken explanations or lackluster classes during 5th grade, usually held after school, where teachers give rigid, simplistic explanations on condoms and periods.

Cannabis-Induced Illness Increases in Colorado

Cannabis-Induced Illness Increases in Colorado

January 31, 2017

You’ve just had an awful morning of repeated and undignified puking.  The only relief is offered in the comfort of long, soothing showers.  Sitting on ...

Eat, Hate Yourself, Repeat

Eat, Hate Yourself, Repeat

December 6, 2016

Thanksgiving has passed, but for most people the overindulgence of good food and drinks was sure to bring the classic New Year’s resolution in mind...