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Editorial: Student affairs office needs to clean house

Editorial: Student affairs office needs to clean house

May 17, 2016

A series of damaging incidents within the student affairs department has snowballed into a catastrophic end to the school year, leaving administrators and student g... Read more »

It’s not murder; it’s a choice

It’s not murder; it’s a choice

May 17, 2016

It took a pregnancy scare for me to go from pro-life to pro-choice. As a baptized Catholic, I was raised to believe that abortion is a sin. Protester... Read more »

Just the tip: Genital Herpes

Just the tip: Genital Herpes

May 17, 2016

A lusty night in heaven can quickly inflict a hellish state of contemplation. Itchy sores unlike any ingrown hair radiate pain and foster fear in your psych... Read more »

A journey through music: After the encore

A journey through music: After the encore

May 17, 2016

I’ve seen hundreds of bands live. I’ve traveled thousands of miles across the states to see bands play in hole-in-the-wall venues because their music mea... Read more »

Gender fear: Women empowerment message enforces idea of fearing men

Gender fear: Women empowerment message enforces idea of fearing men

May 17, 2016

It was 1 a.m. – the only time I had free as a busy college student. As I sat in the gym, overwhelming anxiety sprung upon me. Suddenly my mind raced, th... Read more »

Anything but ‘yes’ is ‘no’

Anything but ‘yes’ is ‘no’

May 17, 2016

There is an unspoken idea in U.S. culture that women owe sex to men, and that men are within their rights to take sex regardless of women’s desires. This is ... Read more »

I love you, Siri: Smartphones’ impact students’ ability to learn

I love you, Siri: Smartphones’ impact students’ ability to learn

May 17, 2016

I was standing behind two of my peers when I first heard “lol” used as an adjective. Shortly after, I found myself repeating the same lingo at a pa... Read more »

Editorial: Police brutality not OK in Lemos’ case

Editorial: Police brutality not OK in Lemos’ case

April 28, 2016

A recent police brutality case involving a Santa Rosa Junior College student sparked a heated discussion, prompting Sonoma County residents to question w... Read more »

Just the tip: The final frontier?

Just the tip: The final frontier?

April 28, 2016

Our culture continues to shun the butthole. Yet this taboo part of the body is often the main focus of people’s sexual fantasies and is glorified in ... Read more »

Racial and religious prejudice in America: Middle-Eastern student experiences stereotypes

Racial and religious prejudice in America: Middle-Eastern student experiences stereotypes

April 28, 2016

I am Palestinian. I am American. My family is Muslim. Over the years I have come to realize I am in a world where I constantly have to defend my family’s cu... Read more »

North Carolina’s bathroom bill: HB2 law discriminates against transgenders

North Carolina’s bathroom bill: HB2 law discriminates against transgenders

April 28, 2016

Gender-neutral restrooms are a reality at Santa Rosa Junior College, but in states like North Carolina, using the restroom or locker room for the gende... Read more »

Big fat lies: Body size does not predict health

Big fat lies: Body size does not predict health

April 28, 2016

Take it from me, there’s not a fat person alive in this country, from infant to ancient, who hasn’t been told they should lose weight to be healthy... Read more »