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The College Admissions Scandal: Infuriating But Not Surprising

By Tanner Weigel, Staff Writer When news broke last week that U.S. federal prosecutors were charging 50 individuals across six states for their involvement in…

Lunch with the Ambassador

By Bryce Bower, Editor-in-Chief On Tuesday, the 19th, I had the pleasure of attending the Governor’s Luncheon. This year celebrated the 60th anniversary of the…

The Failure of American Public Education

By Amanda Cardini, Editor-in-Chief There have been several times in my life where I’ve thought why didn’t I learn this in school? I’ve often had…

The Origins of Mathematical Concepts

By Billy Pierre, Staff Writer Mathematics is often considered the mother of all sciences, a belief shared by more than one. It is the basis…

BOPIS, Is It Retail’s Life Support?

By DJ Nelson, Staff Writer The way consumers get the products they want has changed. From simpler times of barter and exchange to convenient front…

YouTube, Asteroids and Climate Change

By Tomiwa Adeyemo, Staff Writer YouTube is known for a lot of things: some good, some questionable and some downright horrible. But I have found…

Just Keep Swimming

By DJ Nelson, Staff Writer The second half of the Spring semester is in full swing, from the rugby alumni match to Dean Khagram’s student…

How America Legalized Bribery

By Bryce Bower, Editor-in-Chief You hear the term “lobbyist” all the time in the news, but I would wager most Americans don’t even know what…

The Direct Listing and the Future of Going Public

By Amanda Cardini, Editor-in-Chief Last year digital music platform Spotify went public in a bold, unconventional way. The company filed its IPO through direct listing…

Carnival Is a Global Party, But Why?

By DJ Nelson, Staff Writer Carnival is a festival held around the world, but do we really understand what the partying is all about? It…