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An illustration of students protesting for higher pay.

Student workers deserve higher wages

About 20 million students currently attend colleges and universities in the U.S., a higher amount than ever before. Though each generation has become more educated, there...
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Government is supposed to be selfless

As the dust settles on former Student Government President Connor Clegg’s impeachment, many Texas State students find themselves with a new awareness about their...
An illustration of a phone showing messages that depict misogyny.

The “Pick Me” attitude is bad for women

“Pick me, choose me, love me.” The iconic line from Shonda Rhimes’ "Grey’s Anatomy" has sparked a narrative among young women; one that is perpetuated by...
An illustration of three handcuffs.

Human trafficking deserves our attention

It is everyone's responsibility to stand up for those who cannot stand up for themselves. Human trafficking, a form of modern-day slavery, is recognized by the U.S....
PNTHN Potluck EP cover

Music Review: “Potluck” shows promise for PNTHN

Dixieland is a subgenre of jazz music, rooted in New Orleans tradition. To paint a sonic picture, imagine “When The Saints Go Marching In”...

The Texas justice system is guilty of classism

With the release of Ethan Couch, “the affluenza teen", who served two years for violating his probation from a 2013 drunk driving case, Texas law has...
Graduating with out a plan is okay

It is okay to graduate without a plan

“So, what are your plans after graduation?” A cringe-worthy question every college student approaching graduation is posed. For some, excitement exudes as they pour out...
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Farewell to our Bobcats

In a matter of days, several thousands of Texas State students will commemorate stressful nights and unforgettable weekends by marching across Strahan Coliseum, shaking...
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Voluntourism falls short of its intended goals

A popular form of international travel for the last few years entails young Americans, usually high school and college students, traveling to nations in...
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Young Politicians should be encouraged

With the 2018 midterms kicking off in November, many politicians will either be running for various political positions or defending their current seat. One...