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Independence and philosophy give student a clear mindset

CASSIDY L. BARTOLO, Channels Staff

March 24

Filed under Opinion

I was born a replicate of my family’s thoughts and ideas. It wasn’t until I moved out at 18 when I realized I was trapped in the mindset I was raised in. Through living on my own the past few years, I came to realize...

Realist creates girl version of “How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days”

Sammy Rowinski, Channels Staff

March 17

Filed under Columns, Opinion, Personal

I’m a realist. That being said, I understand most situations from all perspectives. So in the case of the dating scene, I understand the struggles from both a girl's and a guy's perspective with finding “the one,” bu...

Young American calls new GOP Healthcare Bill unconstitutional

Brandon Davis, Channels Staff

March 17

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The widely-known and addressed Affordable Care Act, previously known as Obamacare, is in danger of becoming obsolete as Republicans in Congress have proposed a new GOP Healthcare Bill. The new bill is unconstitutional and needs to ...

“Unconference” tackles innovation in online education

JENNIFER BERNSTEIN, Guest Columnist

March 13

Filed under Opinion

On February 25th, online educators from community colleges across the state converged on Santa Barbara City College to attend the first ever “Pedagogy to Increase Student Success: An Unconference for Online Educators.” The on...

Prof disappointed in Channels Academic Integrity coverage

March 13

Filed under Letters to Editor, Letters to the Editor, Opinion

To the Editors of The Channels: I was disappointed to read Austin Ambrose’s recent story “Faculty discusses changes to SBCC academic integrity policy” in The Channels today. (http://www.thechannels.org/news/2017/03/09/fac...

Student speaks out against defunding Planned Parenthood

LIAM BRADDY, Channels Staff

March 10

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Republicans in Congress introduced a new bill on Monday to repeal the Affordable Care Act, aiming to seal Donald Trump's campaign promise to defund and eradicate Planned Parenthood. The defunding of such a valuable healthcare...

Vegetarian student encourages others to embrace all diets

Kathyvan Tran, Features Editor

March 1

Filed under Columns, Opinion, Personal

In a world of varying diet choices, everyone should be comfortable with their own and be respectful of others’. I’ve been a vegetarian for nearly seven years. During this time, I’ve experimented with different types of v...

Concerned SBCC student calls invasive ICE tactics ‘inhumane’

Brooke Snow, Channels Staff

February 24

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The moment Donald Trump took office, I worried about minorities’ rights as well as my own as a woman. I feared they might be vulnerable to the power of a man who doesn’t understand discrimination. Trump has made a series...

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