Infamously the rapper has rudely opened his mouth once again. Among the winners of the 57th Grammy awards was Beck, The artist took home the Album of the Year award, beating the night’s top winner Sam Smith and even Beyonce. Kanye West was once again unhappy with Beyonce’s loss to Beck and reportedly told E! news after the show “I just know that […]
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“It will never happen to me.” Young people think we are invincible. Nothing bad could ever happen, not really. We listen to the news rattling off terrible tragedies and events as though they are stats from a sports game Karlie Hall, an 18-year-old freshman at Millserville University was killed on Sunday, Feb. 8. Hall was […]
With no holidays in the spring semester besides Easter, we all bank on spring break. Spring Break is a week off of school, to go anywhere you want or just head back home to see friends and family. Some people define spring break as a week where all the dumb kids go to Cancun and […]
Ahh, SAT’s. The anxiety, the sweat, the tears—we all remember. But uh-oh, what’s this? The SAT’s and ACT’s will be optional for students applying to attend Cabrini? We filled in little circles to the point that carpal tunnel seemed like it was just around the corner. We paid for tutors and SAT preparatory classes. We worked our […]
Traditionally, Valentine’s Day is thought of as a romantic, lovey-dovey holiday made up by corporate America so that they could make a little extra profit off of lovesick couples for a day. Some know Valentine’s Day as associated with St. Valentine who is recognized in some religious denominations and is occasionally portrayed as a cherub […]
College is a once-in-a lifetime experience. During this time meeting friends and making memories that last forever is always such a blissful thing. But there comes a time when you stumble upon someone who takes your heart and never lets go. Dating in college can be rough. Meeting someone for the first time who lives […]
It doesn’t matter where injustices are happening, it matters that they are happening at all. That’s why we dedicated an entire issue to discuss human trafficking and the thousands of voiceless women and men that are trafficked each day. Why should students care? Why does it matter that people across the world or country are […]
College is a time for experimenting. Students come in as a marketing major and leave with a criminology degree. First year students have never had alcohol before and by the time they leave, their favorite hour is happy. Friend circles rotate and students really find themselves while at school. But, the question is, is college […]
James Barbour, accused of having criminal sexual contact with a 15-year old girl, is now donning the infamous “Phantom of the Opera” mask. Does he deserve to portray this iconic role?
Sia charmed with another hit, “Elastic Heart,” released this year. As the song floated through my mind, blaring on high from my Pandora app, I pictured Sia or some actress singing, looking into the camera with big, blue-crying eyes with rain slowly falling down a grey backdrop. The whole scene would suddenly burst into color […]
College is supposed to be the time of our lives, where we make lasting memories and focus on our futures while living stress free. But that isn’t the case and the main reason is money. A college kid trying to get their hands on some cash is equivalent to Charlie Brown trying to kick that […]
College tuition in the United States is expensive. I don’t think anybody can argue that fact. The point is should it be so expensive? Should it even cost anything at all? President Obama has made a proposal to make the first two years of community college free, but it comes with guidelines that students must […]
ABC’s ‘The Bachelor’ shows a blatant disregard for the respect of women and men alike.
Cameras are flashing, reflecting off a gorgeous custom- made scarlet hued gown. The actress is dripping in Harry Winston diamonds and flashing a white smile for all of the photographers, hoping her Louboutin shoes will help her end up on the Best Dressed List and not a victim of the Fashion police show. This is […]
Recently, President Obama has announced that he is planning on making community college free for students who are responsible adults and for those who want to have the opportunity to enjoy the college experience. Due to college tuition being so expensive, there are many students who wish to be able to attend school. Because of […]
Everyone has a New Year’s resolution and it usually consists of eating better and exercising more frequently. I’m here to tell you that that is bullshit. Sorry guys, but it’s true. Do you honestly think that you are actually going to go to the gym in the frigid weather? Chances are you will freeze to […]
When I think of winter, I think of the bone-chilling temperatures that come along with it. Personally, I dread the winter time; the cold temperatures make me feel lazy and getting out of bed in the morning for class is definitely a struggle. Also, I often find myself counting down the days until spring break […]
Are the police officers just doing their jobs, or are their actions considered police brutality? There have been many situations that have happened that shocked the nation, due to police brutality. Racism is the topic of discussion all around America. The Eric Garner case is the most recent incident that has the nation talking […]
Imagine a room full of newspaper cartoonists shot down for their artwork. Imagine a foreign country threatening a movie from being produced in the United States.
Every year at the beginning of January, college students get pesky emails reminding everyone to fill out their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). But what if all schools adopted tuition freezes so that no student had to worry about whether or not the tuition will be raised for their next four years? Would […]
The issue of terrorism in recent months has raised a lot of questions about why two terrorist attacks happened in the same week, but the media focused on the issues in France and ignored the attack in Nigeria. 17 people were killed in Paris, 11 of the 17 killed were journalists. In Nigeria, as many […]
If you had the chance to voice your opinions on global issues to people that could create a change, would you?
By this point in the semester, college students everywhere have met their breaking point and are literally in dire need of winter break. I know I speak for many when I say that the struggle is real.
It’s normal to hear some Americans every year in December engage in the controversy of whether we should say “Merry Christmas” or “Happy Holidays.” This argument falls right in the midst of the political and cultural battles of the saying ‘War on Christmas.’
There I was, 18 years-old standing in front of the Walt Disney World Casting team with nothing but my head-shot in hand and my dreams at stake.
It is getting closer to birthday, when I turn 21. It is known that most college students drink before they are 21. Some people anticipate being 21. It is the time of celebration for people this age because it matches up with them becoming an adult. Some parents even take their children who are becoming […]
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