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Ashley Henry, Assistant Editor for Features

March 27, 2013

Idolization of the 5 foot 11 inch, 117-pound woman: Perfected, altered images in magazines lead to low self-esteem and anxiety in women

Ashley Henry, Assistant Editor for Features

March 5, 2013

From the magazines we read to the photographs we flip through and post, images are doctored, tweaked, photoshopped and enhanced to the nines. However, at some point there becomes an extreme, and it seems as though American society...

Religious beliefs enough cause to roll the dice? Pro-life and pro-contraception advocates debate birth control usage

Nafia Khan, Assistant Editor for News

March 5, 2013

The Catholic Church is against its use. Congress and President Obama included in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) to make it accessible and affordable to obtain. According to the Center for Disease Control...

‘Let It Be’ a Beatles experience

LaNee Wood, Features Reporter

February 26, 2013

Beatles cover band Rain made its fourth appearance at the Sangamon Auditorium this past Sunday. The audience was up on its feet reliving the music of this British invasion. Experience the Beatles with Rain is a Broadway musical...

Steps to take to stay safe online

Tushar Thakkar, Web Editor

February 20, 2013

Be immune to hacking. You may be thinking, “Surely, that is not possible.” It seems like every day you hear another story about someone’s credit card numbers getting stolen, Internet scams, etc. Most of these crimes also...

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