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Correction or compassion?

Correction or compassion?

Posted On: February 02, 2015

Although it is vital that schools have a strong and uniform disciplinary policy to prevent reports of sexual [...]

Promoting a political campus

Promoting a political campus

Posted On: January 29, 2015

Maybe 2015 isn’t the biggest year for politics. Okay, so it definitely isn’t. Despite its lack of major [...]

Building a better college

Building a better college

Posted On: January 26, 2015

The Construction Master Plan would greatly solidify the campus’ neo-Georgian aesthetic palate while improving educational and social facilities. [...]

94 percent white, picking 100 percent of the nominees

94 percent white, picking 100 percent of the nominees

Posted On: January 26, 2015

According to the 2010 census, approximately 12.6 percent of the United States population identifies as African-American. 15 out [...]

Complexity in controversy

Complexity in controversy

Posted On: January 22, 2015

College of William and Mary President Taylor Reveley sent a school-wide email Dec.12 addressing the major events of [...]

Does freedom of expression give you freedom to offend?

Does freedom of expression give you freedom to offend?

Posted On: January 22, 2015

I refuse to see “The Interview.” The part of me that fantasizes over my wedding with James Franco [...]

Entering the real world

Entering the real world

Posted On: December 03, 2014

When my parents said that I had to graduate early, I wanted to cry. College is advertised as [...]

The final countdown: Surviving the last weeks of fall semester

The final countdown: Surviving the last weeks of fall semester

Posted On: December 03, 2014

Finals are the bane of every stressed out college student’s existence. Students pore over notes, textbooks, flash cards [...]

Keystone XL: It’s common sense

Keystone XL: It’s common sense

Posted On: December 01, 2014

It is irresponsible to deny the American people good jobs in a time of economic hardship for a [...]

Spending Thanksgiving at the heart of Ferguson’s conflict

Spending Thanksgiving at the heart of Ferguson’s conflict

Posted On: December 01, 2014

When you talk about Ferguson, you’re really talking about St. Louis County as a whole. And when you [...]