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The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in: What is the significance of the impending DACA deal?

The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in: What is the significance of the impending DACA deal?

Emma Knight February 15, 2018 0

Monday, March 5, President Donald Trump plans to repeal the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) unless new legislation is passed. DACA refers to a protection policy that affects people who came to

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The Weekly Chirp- Should government officials maintain an active social media presence?

The Weekly Chirp- Should government officials maintain an active social media presence?

Emma Knight January 25, 2018 0

With President Donald Trump’s frequent use of Twitter to make announcements and interact with public figures, many question the impact of his tweets on the political climate of today. Tweets are immediate, and by

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The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in: Is stronger gun control necessary?

The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in: Is stronger gun control necessary?

Emma Knight October 27, 2017 0

This year, there have been 273 mass shootings across the United States, with the most devastating and most recent one occurring Oct. 1, in Las Vegas. This tragic event has brought about a reinvigorated

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The Weekly Chirp: Is Climate Change a Legitimate Concern?

The Weekly Chirp: Is Climate Change a Legitimate Concern?

Emma Knight October 18, 2017 0

In the modern world, climate change is a topic that is argued and discussed by scientists, politicians and people around the world. Some stick to the belief that climate change is simply a hoax;

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The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in on debate: Are proposed Title IX changes necessary?

Emma Knight September 22, 2017 0

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced Sept. 7 that she wants to implement new regulations on Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, a statute that prohibits sexual discrimination and protects sexual

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