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Same sex couples still denied marriage

Almost a month after the Supreme Court ruled same-sex marriages constitutional, couples are still faced with ignorant adversity in states refusing to issue marriage...

Local elections on the horizon, students should take notice

It is the same spiel every year and it is always true. It mattered in the very first election and it matters for every...

Students must graduate with experience, not just a sheet of paper

Every parent, teacher and former student will give you the same advice: buy your books, go to class, take notes, do homework and study. This...

The future belongs to millenials

Being in the millennial generation is often an exciting time for those who were born after 1985. Owning businesses, breaking world records and becoming fashion...

Saving money does not have to come at a price

Thriftiness, when employed resourcefully, does not have to become a burden for students hoping to save some extra cash during the taxing school year. Penny-pinching...

ACT, SAT scores are meaningless

The SAT and ACT test have been long wrought with criticisms that they are biased and pointless to a student’s actual continued success. George Washington...

Right-wing conspiracy against Planned Parenthood baseless

Planned Parenthood has made national headlines as right-wing “activists” have tried to discredit, dissuade and destroy a much-needed service for women and children of...

New $10 bill design good step for equality, needs improvement

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has made the exciting announcement that the newly redesigned $10 bill, featuring a woman, will be revealed in 2020—the...

More than one person can be courageous

Courage comes in many forms. It can be seen on the front lines of our armed forces or in the face of Caitlyn Jenner...

San Marcos should adopt “Don’t Block the Box” initiative

The “Don’t Block the Box” initiative gaining traction in Austin should be implemented in San Marcos. It is easy to do and would make a...