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Christy Halverson

We need to rethink allowing stun guns on campus

September 26, 2019 at 9:03 am 0 comments

Recently, an Iowa law made it legal for students to carry stun guns on campus. As Rep. Matt Windschitl  told The Des Moines Register in June, “The law would help prevent sexual violence.” However, did they stop to think about what would happen if a stun gun fell into theRead More

Roomies talk about finals

Roomies talk about finals

May 2, 2019 at 8:14 am 0 comments

Hannah and Kelli wrap up the semester talking about finals!

Roomie Chat

Roomie Chat

April 24, 2019 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

In this episode Hannah and Kelli talk about their experience as roommates and share their tips on living with friends.

Let’s talk about transferring

Let’s talk about transferring

April 11, 2019 at 9:32 am 0 comments

The Chronicle staff talks about their plans to transfer — Kelli (University of Iowa), Hannah (Simpson), Sarah and Anthony (Drake).

Opinion: Cultivate healthy habits

April 6, 2019 at 12:31 pm 0 comments

Guest Column by Tiffany Hays The world around us is full of choices.  Some of these choices are more convenient than others as the modern world offers many conveniences including having meals delivered to your doorstep, utilizing home cleaning services, or outsourcing pet care.  We even have the ability toRead More

Opinion: Consider a “clearance dog”

April 6, 2019 at 12:30 pm 0 comments

Guest column by Abigail Lee “A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself.” Writer Josh Billings said that. I would have to agree with Josh Billings. Dogs do love their owners more than themselves. I want you to consider a “clearance dog,”Read More

Opinion: Tutoring makes a difference

April 6, 2019 at 12:29 pm 1 comment

Guest column by Adam Elmkarkech At every juncture of higher education, grades are king. Students, whether at a technical school, community college, top one-hundred university, or Ivy League, are embroiled in a collegiate culture that emphasizes their graded academic performance. From undergraduate to grad school, all students stress and strategizeRead More

Opinion: Iowa needs to focus on mental health

April 6, 2019 at 12:28 pm 0 comments

Guest column by Kelsey McLellan According to the National Alliance on Mental Health, 1 in 5 adults in Iowa live with some form of mental illness. With the prevalence of mental illness in the state, mental health care should be widely available and taken seriously. However, in recent years, mentalRead More