The Vanguard

Gas price conspiracy

Gas price conspiracy

Clay Lolley, Cartoonist

February 25, 2018


Filed under Cartoons, Life

USA responds to gun laws

USA responds to gun laws

Rachel Sullivan, Reporter

February 25, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Following the horrific school shooting in South Florida on Feb. 14, Alabama state representative Will Ainsworth proposed a bill that will allow some public school teachers and administrators to carry weapons on campus. Randi Weingarten, head of the American Federation of Teachers, is opposed to prop...

Cartoon: STDs

Cartoon: STDs

Clay Lolley, Cartoonist

February 11, 2018


Filed under Cartoons, Life

Dear Debbie: getting over my ex

Dear Debbie: getting over my ex

Rachel Sullivan, Reporter

February 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Dear Debbie, Is it possible to still love a guy who treated you terribly? A guy that I dated for almost two years dumped me last year after cheating on me during the entire relationship. Things ended badly and to this day I’ve never gotten the closure I need. Recently, I started to admit to t...

Can Apple maintain its popularity and sales?

Can Apple maintain its popularity and sales?

Kenyan Carter, Reporter

February 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The year is 2010. Apple released the iPhone 4 to unprecedented fanfare. The iconic feature set for the phone included the FaceTime video call for the first time ever, the highest resolution display ever built into a phone and a new design of glass and stainless steel making it the thinnest smartphone...

USA professor gives 50 tips to improve your life

Dr. Mir Zohair Husain, Contributing Writer

February 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Live life by the Golden Rule: do unto others as you would have them do unto you or do not do to others what you would not have them do to you.” Honesty and integrity are always the best policy. In all things, the Golden Mean (moderation) is best. Maintain an optimistic outlook—hope for t...

Cartoon: Adulting

Cartoon: Adulting

Clay Lolley, Cartoonist

February 4, 2018


Filed under Cartoons, Life, Showcase

Cartoon: Back to school

Cartoon: Back to school

Clay Lolley, Cartoonist

January 29, 2018


Filed under Cartoons

Everyone has an obligation to report abuse

Everyone has an obligation to report abuse

Shannon Lundgren, Editor-in-Chief

January 28, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Former Michigan State University and U.S. Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to 40-175 years in prison for multiple sex crimes on Jan. 24, according to the New York Times. This marks the end of decades of sexual predation. However, Nassar was able to continue to prey upon women and girls because...

Letter to the Editor

Andrew J. Trattles, Contributing Writer

January 28, 2018


Filed under Column, Opinion

Dear Editor, The latest edition of the Vanguard headlines read “Marchers gather for women’s rights.” Intrigued, I continued to read. In high support for women’s rights, it was a good article. However, as I read the entirety of the newspaper I noticed a very lacking article. The March for Life,...

Website review checklist

Website review checklist

Dr. Mir Zohair Husain, Contributing Writer

January 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The internet is filled with many websites that provide useful, reliable information that can be used to strengthen any argument you need to make for class assignments and essays. However, there are plenty of other websites that provide unreliable or even completely inaccurate information. Using sites...

‘Never again’ is not enough

‘Never again’ is not enough

Shannon Lundgren, Editor-in-Chief

January 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Soviet forces liberated Nazi Germany’s largest death camp, Auschwitz, on Jan. 27, 1945. Sixty years later, the United Nations issued Resolution 60/7, which proclaimed Jan. 27 International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Across the globe, people will gather to commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance...

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