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Sydney Antil, Associate Editor

December 7, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

When I was in high school, I had the unique opportunity to have articles in Time Magazine as part of my curriculum every week. Sometimes the articles I was assigned to read inspired me to look further into what the topic o...

Lyndsay Maas apologizes for use of N-word via all-campus email

Lyndsay Maas, Vice President of Business Services

November 21, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Vice President of Business Services Lyndsay Maas requested that Anthony Beebe distribute her apology via email Nov. 20 in response to a recent controversy around her use of a racial slur while quoting a student. The full s...

SBCC President addresses controversy in all-campus email

Anthony Beebe, Superintendent-President

November 21, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Superintendent-President Anthony Beebe sent out this letter via email Nov. 20 in response to a recent controversy around Lyndsay Maas, vice president of business services. The full story about the controversy can be found ...

We need to enjoy art for its own sake, not just for homework

Elizabeth Saubestre, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Art allows us to see things we otherwise wouldn’t be exposed to, and it allows us a break from the mundane. I grew up very much a theatre kid. Theatre and dance allowed me access into worlds that I wouldn’t otherwise ha...

Students should have more opportunities to study abroad

Valerie van den Broek, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Since I was young, my dream was to go to America to see more of the world. I loved growing up in The Netherlands but it was just too small for me — I needed to see more. There weren’t many opportunities for me to expand ...

Trump’s “America First” attitude undermines our global standing

David Fletcher, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Since the beginning of his campaign to reach the White House, all kinds of criticism has been levied against Donald Trump. Due to the many concerns Americans have about Trump, which are exacerbated by a media that consumes us with...

We must take collective action to fight environmental destruction

Elizabeth Saubestre, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

I love the outdoors. I always have, and I always will. Growing up, I was outside whenever possible. I spent countless hours playing in the snow, reading in the sun, and swimming in algae-filled lakes. The first time I really ...

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