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The McDonald’s Empire Must Fall

Aurash Jalalian Staff Writer Illustration by Robert Perez The sun never sets on the Golden Arches of McDonald’s, which, oddly enough, isn’t the only way the fast food...

Give Greek Life Its Privacy

Aurash Jalalian Illustration by Robert Perez Between the sexual hazing incidents at Indiana University and the tasteless Kanye Western party at UCLA last week, Greek life has...

Malia Obama is More Than Qualified for the Top Universities

Zoe Manzanetti What college would dare to deny the President’s daughter entry into their school? Apparently, none of them. In an article by NPR earlier...

Don’t Shoot the Messenger: Media Harvests New Shooters

Shanthi Guruswamy Staff Writer Illustration by Amy Chase, Staff Illustrator The media’s glorification of mass-shooting suicides leads to copycat killings. The media plays accomplice in these mass...

Don’t Celebrate Yet: The War on Drugs is Far From Over

Dhiraj Nallapaneni Staff Writer Illustration by Amy Chase, Staff Illustrator Recently, the state of Oregon took the step of expunging past marijuana citations from its citizens’ records....

Trigger Warnings? Better Than Russian Roulette

Aurash Jalalian Illustration by April Gau, Staff Illustrator Recently, many prominent figures have been firing shots at trigger warnings and the oversensitivity of college students as...

Con: LinkedIn Leaves Behind Those That Can’t Afford to Keep Up

Thea Cabrera Montejo Layout Editor Illustration by Silvia Quach LinkedIn has transitioned from a simple website to an obligatory source of affirmation. With this new reputation, the...

Pro: LinkedIn Is the Ultimate Tool to the Underprivileged Student

Aurash Jailalian Illustration by Silvia Quach, Staff Illustrator LinkedIn, for better or for worse, has changed the job application process forever. Finding a job used to...

Mental Health Issues Should Not Put Restrictions on Education

Shanthi Guruswamy For students with mental illness, college may be difficult. That doesn’t mean it should be impossible. To achieve something great in any field, it...

College Rankings Should Not Rank Highly in Importance to Students

Janani Ravikumar Staff Writer U.S. News and World Report has provided college rankings for years based on a variety of factors, such as retention rates, faculty resources...