Opinion

Live each day to the fullest

Live each day to the fullest

April 17, 2015 at 10:07 am 0 comments

If there is one subject we wish not to talk about, “death” wins hands down. Whenever death is brought up at any place or time, it changes the mood almost immediately either by design or default. We tend to picture darkness, loss, and end. It reminds us of the reality,Read More

I will bleed cardinal and gold in the fall

I will bleed cardinal and gold in the fall

April 3, 2015 at 10:36 am 0 comments

                  I’m going to Iowa State University in the fall. That’s right, I’m jumping on the Iowa State bandwagon and not because I want to see the amazing basketball team (even though they are good), but for other good reasons. I’m double majoring in management information systems and journalism. MyRead More

When you see “24” coming my way, please send it packing

When you see “24” coming my way, please send it packing

March 11, 2015 at 11:20 am 0 comments

I have always been on the bandwagon of “age gracefully,” “age is a beautiful thing.” However, I find myself dreading the number 24. Why? That is because I will be turning 24 May of this year. No, I’m not crazy, “it just a number,” I’m aware of that. I usedRead More

Follow Up Treatment of Animals Story

February 27, 2015 at 10:27 am 0 comments

In the last edition of the paper, I wrote an article about how animals are treated in the food industry. Unfortunately, the article got a lot of negative feedback. In response, I decided to write this article, to clear things up. As I said in the article, my source wasRead More

Living on your own is a struggle as an international student

Living on your own is a struggle as an international student

February 27, 2015 at 10:27 am 0 comments

How much is your future costing you? Well, mine is costing me so much as it is already. The first requirement was crossing the Atlantic ocean to come to the U.S. This was a major change considering the fact that I had to leave my family behind and learn toRead More

To rule is easy, to govern is difficult.

To rule is easy, to govern is difficult.

February 27, 2015 at 10:15 am 1 comment

The leader of the free world, the Commander in Chief, the head honcho, the President of the United States; these are just a few of the titles of the most prestigious and toughest job in the entire world. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be President?Read More

Is it reality or just drama?

Is it reality or just drama?

February 11, 2015 at 9:20 am 0 comments

If you watch television, chances are you have stumbled upon reality shows, and chances are you have watched and followed at least one reality show. This number could be greater given the sheer volume of reality shows on television. If you are looking for reality on television, chances are youRead More

It starts with one person

February 11, 2015 at 9:10 am 0 comments

While biting into a really good burger, or frying up bacon for breakfast, do you ever think about it ethically? I didn’t either, until taking an Intro to Ethics course here at DMACC. Now don’t get me wrong, I’m not here to preach about the evils of fried chicken; IRead More