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Preview: 89th Academy Awards

Sean Flamand, Copy Editor

February 26, 2017

Filed under Journal Archives, Opinion Columns, Reviews

Anyone who’s talked to me this year about movies knows darn well what film I’d give top honors come Sunday night: “Arrival,” which was far and away the best moviegoing experience I had this year, such that I felt my review... Read more »

Let Your Soul Glo’

Let Your Soul Glo’

February 24, 2017

Only 47 months to go: So much crazy, so much more to go

Cole Moriarty, Columnist

February 24, 2017

Filed under Journal Archives, Opinion Columns

What, you think I like writing about Donald J. Trump? You think this is fun for me? Allow me to thoroughly disabuse you of the notion that I enjoy giving our glorious president any space of my mind or this column, which I intended... Read more »

Fiscal conservatism isn’t real, and it never has been

Erik Thulien, Columnist

February 24, 2017

Filed under Journal Archives, Opinion Columns

Mainstream political discussion tends to create a lot of meaningless buzzwords and phrases. Lately, people have been talking about the “silent majority,” which by definition is not real, and “safe spaces,” which aren’t... Read more »

Diversity Center hosts Black Lives Matter panel

Michael Agbabiaka, Staff Writer

February 24, 2017

Filed under Journal Archives, Student Affairs

The Diversity Center’s Black History Month programming continued Tuesday, Feb. 21 as they host “Black Lives Matter: Through the Prism of Frederick Douglass.” The event, part of the ECCE Speaker Series, consisted of a panel... Read more »

SGA appoints new senators, debates new resolutions

Megan Swett, Editor-in-Chief

February 24, 2017

Filed under Campus News, Journal Archives, Student Affairs

The SGA appointed four new senators and both adopted and suspended several resolutions at Sunday evening’s meeting. The senators appointed include Vincent Joseph as graduate student senator, Konner Beer as senator for business... Read more »

Horoscopes

February 24, 2017

Filed under Horoscopes, Journal Archives

Aquarius (Jan. 20 – Feb. 18) Why bite your tongue this week. Let it rip, but make sure you know who deserves your wrath. Don’t be shocked if you get a surprise gift. If it’s a financial blessing, don’t spend it all in ... Read more »

Campus administrators address the Campus Senate and international student safety

Sean Blackwell, Staff Writer

February 24, 2017

Filed under Campus News, Journal Archives, Student Affairs, Top Stories

The Campus Senate turned into a contentious town hall meeting last Friday, as campus administrators addressed the issue of “International Student Safety,” while fielding questions and comments concerning the university’s... Read more »