Finding identity within the college experience

Danielle Swezey, Commentary

November 6, 2014

Filed under Opinion

College is a time of transition. We attempt to shed the skins of our juvenile high school personas and are thrown into the real world to fend for ourselves. It is in this time that we must decide... Read more »

Twilight is not a good influence on teenagers

Stephani Damato, Commentary

November 6, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Ever since finishing the series in eighth grade, a lot of things have become clear to me that I missed when I was 13. Twilight is not the only book or movie that depicts a dependent, whiny teenage... Read more »

The Right Side of History

Kristopher Hawkins, Commentary

November 6, 2014

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Dear Rachel Collins, As I reflect on your ... Read more »

The facts on homosexuality are in the Bible

Rachel Collins, Commentary

October 30, 2014

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Being a Christian today no doubt has its challenges. The Bible is the Christian’s moral compass; God’s message doesn’t change course and neither does his guidance. I have found an abundance of advice in the Bible for modern life situations (e.g. Proverbs). That is what makes the Bible the most published book in all the world; it’s relevant ALL OF THE TIME.

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5 Tips for not getting Ebola

Kevin Squires, It's Rocket Science

October 23, 2014

Filed under Opinion

“Ebola is not present on our campus.” Firm. Clear. And to the point. There were some very strong points made in Slippery Rock University’s Ebola message... Read more »

Believing in God and the Bible but not same-sex marriage is misguided

Withheld

October 23, 2014

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

If Steve and Jim across the street got married, I wouldn’t be insulted. I wouldn’t lose sleep or fear the start of another world war.  I wouldn’t much care.   ... Read more »

Why students should vote and four issues to keep in mind

Arthur Richards, Jr.

October 23, 2014

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

This is an important midterm election. There are many issues which involve young people at stake. It is important to vote for the candidates who support your opinions. The candidates for this region... Read more »

Everyone should be a feminist and here’s why

Stephani Damato, Commentary

October 23, 2014

Filed under Opinion

The fact that the word “feminist” even exists shows the segregation between men and women when it comes to equality. The fact that there is such a thing as “women’s rights” but not “men’s... Read more »

Same-sex marriage is not offensive

Stephani Damato, Commentary

October 17, 2014

Filed under Opinion

It baffles me how this topic ever became controversial—that is, why anyone is even opposed to the idea. A man marrying a man. A woman marrying a woman. How is that affecting anyone but the couple involved? What if Steve and... Read more »