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The Isla Vista party scene has changed after the Deltopia Riot

Maxton Schulte, Channels Staff

April 20, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Is Deltopia weekend approaching its final chapter? Let's be honest with ourselves, it is. As a former short-time resident of Isla Vista, I have experienced the madness that the community is known for and have been noticing the college town finally maturing. Since Isla Vist...

Executions and stricter laws won’t solve the opioid epidemic

Baraa Alkassir, Channels Staff

April 13, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

For Trump, there is always a need to be tougher, more aggressive, and as machiavellian as a leader can be. This is exemplified by his approach to the drugs in our country. After proposing an unbuildable wall on the southern bor...

Hard working student athletes have been exploited for too long

Jerard O'Byrne, Channels Staff

April 13, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Imagine working for a corporation that makes billions of dollars off of your hard work but you never get to see a penny of it. Welcome to the life of a college athlete. I am speaking as a college basketball player myself an...

Rising food prices at cafeteria are tough for broke college students

Kimberly Urrutia, Channels Staff

March 23, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

We’ve all dealt with it, whether it’s buying a energy bar, energy drink or a morning latte.  The SBCC Cafeteria has it all for students. Or you may find yourself eating at an alternative area like Natural Bowls, JSB cafe, o...

Millennials — the “Child Free Movement” is not the answer

Delaney Smith, Features Editor

March 19, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Since I was little, I have dreamed of one day becoming a mother. At 3 years old, my favorite pretend game involved rocking my dolls to sleep and feeding them with empty milk bottles. Today, I walk past mothers and their ch...

The national budget should focus more on current issues

Sydney Antil, Channels Staff

March 16, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Now that I have a job and have to pay income tax, I thought it might be a good idea to read the United States 2019 fiscal budget to find out just how angry I should be about paying taxes. After reading the whole budget co...

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