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Honors students to present research at symposium March 25

Cortney Wood

March 22, 2017


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The Redwine Honors Program’s 11th Annual Honors Symposium is scheduled for March 25 at 10 a.m. in Dillard 189. The event will compile honors students research projects, and offer a chance to present the findings followed by a faculty panel to discuss cultural diversity and contributions to their ...

Trump squeaks by in tight election

Trump squeaks by in tight election

Jeromy Stacy

November 9, 2016


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It was a historical night on Nov 8, as Donald Trump won the 2016 presidential election. However, some students were not too pleased with outcome.Students and professors sat in Legacy's multipurpose room watching and waiting as CNN  stayed up-to-date with electoral votes. For hours, the race was considered too close to call, but Trump was slightly ahead.At 10:35 p.m., CN...

Medical records, tax returns and emails: Nothing is private when running for office

Medical records, tax returns and emails: Nothing is private when running for office

Jonathan Benyarko

November 7, 2016


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By the end of the 19th century, U.S. Justice Louis Brandeis was already thinking about a new concept in American law — privacy, what he called "the right to be left alone." While not explicitly stated in the U.S. Constitution, some amendments provide some protections.But more than 130 years ago, no jus...

Third parties and the “wasted” vote

Third parties and the “wasted” vote

Caleb Sneath

November 7, 2016


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American voters have a dilemma. In a democratic system, a candidate requires the support of many voters to win, making it practical to vote for more popular candidates an individual doesn't support.Tyler Brooks, clinical laboratory science freshman, said she is voting for Democrat Hillary Clinton come...

Students cram together for final debate

Students cram together for final debate

Caleb Sneath

October 27, 2016


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As the third and final debate raged on, students packed together in the Sunwatcher Clubhouse to see the two presidential candidates' performance. Students crowded around the television, taking all of the seats and forcing some students to stand.“It went better than the first debates went in my opinion...

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