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The relationship effect: How we mirror emotions

Tiffany Cole, Contributing Writer

February 15, 2016

Filed under Opinion

  There are many things throughout the world which can affect a person’s everyday life. One thing which has a tremendous impact is relationships. Whether it be a significant other, a friend or a family member, your relations...

You can’t buy love, but you can rescue it

Caitlin Smith, Opinion Editor

February 15, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Every year almost 3 million animals are euthanized while waiting in a shelter. Three. Million. That number is so high because the number of animals that get abandoned or need a home is not equal to the number of people willing...

Jeb Bush’s education plan fulfills the American dream

Jeanne Allen, Contributing Writer

January 25, 2016

Filed under Opinion

I disembarked my flight to Tallahassee International the morning of my speaking engagement in 1995, tired from a long flight but ready to help solve Florida’s most pressing problems.  To my surprise, Jeb Bush was waiting for those ...

Don’t think you can study abroad? Think again.

Matthew Daugherty, Contributing Writer

January 25, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Maybe you’ve been thinking you’d like to do something really fun while you’re in college, like go study in another country. But if you’re a student receiving financial aid, you might be telling yourself it’s only fo...

Marijuana won’t help pursuit of escaping depression

Oliver Karcher, Contributing Writer

January 18, 2016

Filed under Opinion

There are plenty of ways students can deal with stress, however one method is much more harmful than expected. College students who smoke marijuana might be mistaken into thinking that smoking helps anxiety and depression, ...

Cell phones offer instant gratification at the cost of emotion

Alexander Moylan, Opinion Editor

January 18, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Whenever I hear the word “addiction” I rarely think of cell phones, yet according to a poll sponsored by the National Safety Council in 2015, 82 percent of Americans believe cell phones are addictive. “Our addiction ...

Regarding resolutions and the mental side of change

Alexander Moylan, Opinion Editor

January 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

It’s a new year and this means that many have decided test themselves with new resolutions for 2016. Improving my eating habits and exercising more has been one of my resolutions for some time. Sound familiar? In fact, Nielso...

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