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2017 In Review: Was it really that bad?

Markell Braxton-Johnson

December 8, 2017

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

As 2017 ends, it's only fitting to look back at the year that was. To me, this year has been plagued with joint hardships. After the inauguration of President Trump, there has been an ever-present, often embarrassing, cloud hanging over this co...

Student safety takes precedent over executive order

The Wichitan

February 1, 2017

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

OUR VIEW: The "Muslim ban" has been mislabeled for a reason: it is discriminatory in underlying nature. On Jan. 27, President Donald Trump issued an executive order barring all people hailing from Iraq, Syria, Iran, Libya, ...

Poll shows students ‘not excited’ for Trump’s presidency

Bridget Reilly

January 18, 2017

Filed under Campus, News

As President Barack Obama ties loose ends around the White House office, President-elect Donald Trump prepares his inaugural speech and prepares to be the 45th President of the United States starting Jan. 20. Since Trump be...

Inauguration important no matter the vote

The Wichitan

January 18, 2017

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

OUR VIEW: No matter who you voted for, it's important to wish for our country's success, regardless of the President.As the presidential inauguration date draws closer, part of the country will be donning their Make America...

Protests display our First Amendment rights

The Wichitan

November 16, 2016

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

OUR VIEW: Protesting is an expression of our First Amendment rights, not an attempt at overthrowing the government.After Election Day last week, protests erupted in various cities around the country. Austin, Texas. Indianapol...

Clinton, Trump effectively tied; students split

Dewey Cooper

November 1, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

According to a poll released by ABC News and The Washington Post on Nov. 1 Donald Trump, Republican nominee for president, is now leading Hillary Clinton, Democratic nominee for president, with a 46-45 lead among likely voters. Even ...

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