Opinion

Letter to the editor:

Letter to the editor:

A visit to 1984 Editor: I realize that whenever a male interjects a pro-life argument into the discussion of abortion rights, he is immediately suspect by a significant percentage of the listening audience, and that based solely on his gender. But guided by the firm[Read More…]

February 23, 2017 0 comments Opinion
Career ending joke, or media overreaction

Career ending joke, or media overreaction

YouTubers are, at their very core, entertainers. In an era where the audience for cable television is dwindling and more companies work toward streaming services, it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that, much like one who plays a lovable character from a television[Read More…]

February 23, 2017 0 comments Opinion
UPeditorial: Engaging in discussion broadens communal knowledge

UPeditorial: Engaging in discussion broadens communal knowledge

All too often we shy away from difficult topics when having discussions with each other — be it religion, sex or politics. The idea is that these topics are too controversial to talk about and will inevitably lead to confrontations or hurt feelings, but discourse[Read More…]

February 23, 2017 0 comments Opinion

OUR chance to ‘march’ toward research

Anyone who has been in marching band for any length of time is bound to have played at least one march by John Philip Sousa. The famous American composer, known to history as the “March King,” wrote plenty of them, including the classic “Stars and[Read More…]

February 16, 2017 0 comments Opinion
Planned Parenthood saves lives

Planned Parenthood saves lives

Here is an actual quote from Utah Sen. Mike Lee on January 30th in the Daily Signal: “Of the ‘pregnancy services’ offered by the organization, 94 percent are abortions.” I just — what? How can he be so blatantly and willfully wrong about facts? Facts[Read More…]

February 16, 2017 0 comments Opinion

UPeditorial: Early brand building for success

Starting out a new semester can be stressful. However, in order to encourage growth, it’s worth considering the extension of one’s comfort zone. By doing this, all one has to do is remain on the lookout for groups that could potentially help promote personal growth,[Read More…]

February 16, 2017 0 comments Opinion
UPeditorial: War on the Press

UPeditorial: War on the Press

Defending importance of journalistic values in a post-truth world A man goes to the doctor, only for the doctor to realize the man has a tumor in an inoperable part of his brain and is likely to die. Does he tell the man, only to[Read More…]

February 9, 2017 0 comments Opinion, Staff
Girls just wanna have…  a Falcons victory

Girls just wanna have… a Falcons victory

It’s that time of year again. When you think of February, most people think of hearts, flowers and chocolates. The stereotype is that women think of Valentine’s Day as one of the most romantic times of the year. But, chances are, when men think of[Read More…]

February 2, 2017 0 comments Opinion, Sports
Guys want wings, Patriots to clip birds

Guys want wings, Patriots to clip birds

It is that time of year again where the two best teams from the National Football League square off to play in the Super Bowl. Time for all the pizza, wings, and beer to litter the floors of people’s living rooms and local bars, but[Read More…]

February 2, 2017 0 comments Opinion, Sports
An American phenomenon

An American phenomenon

Musical offers reminder of America’s foundation If you haven’t heard about “Hamilton: An American Musical,” chances are you also have no idea that Donald J. Trump is the 45th president of the United States of America (Which means you haven’t had to see the bickering[Read More…]

January 26, 2017 Comments are Disabled Opinion