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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...

A World of Gun Violence and Gun Control

Ellen Hopkins novel, People Kill People.

Serena Montoya, Managing Editor

December 4, 2018

If anyone is familiar with Hopkins' work, her novels all share the same style of writing. Hopkins is a Young Adult author, known for her ten-book series C...

Many arrived early to the

Congressional District 4’s ‘Town Hall For Our Lives’ Continues the Conversation on Gun Reform

April 11, 2018

“No firearms allowed,” read a sign outside the entrance to the Douglas County Fairgrounds Barn in Castle Rock, Colorado, on the afternoon of April...

Image via Flickr // Jeff Peterson

School Shooting Threats on Social Media

March 7, 2018

There have been school shooting threats at Arvada West High School, Dakota Ridge High School, Grandview High School, Cherry Creek High School, Eaglecrest...

Jimmy Kimmel & Trevor Noah Speak Out On Las Vegas Shooting

Eric Gonzalez, Student Life Editor & Entertainment Reporter

October 12, 2017

On October 2nd, television took a stand against gun violence with the help of late night hosts Jimmy Kimmel and Trevor Noah. After the Las Vegas Shooting, the two spoke about their views on gun control and the politicians who oppose it. Asking what can be done to stop these tragedies, Kimmel gave a heartwarming monologue calling us to action, while Noah criticized the current...