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Student Opinion: Justice Not Served For Rape Victims

Student Opinion: Justice Not Served For Rape Victims

July 4, 2019

When Helena was only 17, she was abducted at knifepoint from a car wash. For several hours and at multiple locations, she was repeatedly sexually assaulted...

Contagion: Viral Misinformation in the Age of the Measles Resurgence

Contagion: Viral Misinformation in the Age of the Measles Resurgence

June 30, 2019

Imagine the panic that communities felt during the 1950’s polio outbreak in America. Suddenly, clusters of the population were deathly ill, becoming...

“Anti-Vax” or Vaccine Safety?

“Anti-Vax” or Vaccine Safety?

June 24, 2019

All across the United States, a fierce debate is taking place over whether vaccines should be mandatory. While it was previously acceptable for parents...

Student Opinion: End The Electoral College

Student Opinion: End The Electoral College

June 20, 2019

Since the 2016 presidential elections the political and mainstream spotlight has been shifted to this country’s Electoral College system. It was an...

ACC Student Yesenia Alba Illustrates Students’ Fear Of School Shootings

ACC Student Yesenia Alba Illustrates Students’ Fear Of School Shootings

Jeff Duggan, Contributing Writer

June 18, 2019

Students in Yenni Tawahade’s Drawing I class at Arapahoe Community College were asked to express an idea or feeling – in one word – through an illustration...

Student Opinion: Why Should We Keep The Draft?

Student Opinion: Why Should We Keep The Draft?

Taylor Green, Contributing Writer

June 14, 2019

“The land of the free” is a phrase you're familiar with if you live in America. That motto has contributed to presidential campaigns, rallies, the...

Student Opinion: Nuclear Power Is Still Necessary

Student Opinion: Nuclear Power Is Still Necessary

June 9, 2019

In the 1760s, Britain changed the course of history by kicking off the industrial revolution. Quality of life increased substantially, and Britain mechanized...

Student Opinion: The World Should Stop Making Plastic Foam

Student Opinion: The World Should Stop Making Plastic Foam

June 7, 2019

The world creates over 14 million tons of Styrofoam every year, because plastic foam takes approximately 500 years before it naturally decomposes, Styrof...

Imprisoned By Technology

May 6, 2019

Next time you're walking across campus pay attention to how many students are glued to their phones, oblivious to the world. Even in places designed for...