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How to live simply in the digital age: Six tips to reduce wasteful screen time

How to live simply in the digital age: Six tips to reduce wasteful screen time

Simple Living FYS November 17, 2017 0

According to the Pew Research Center, most U.S. citizens (77%) now own a smartphone. A Nielsen Company audience report in 2016 indicated that adults in the United States spend over 10 hours and 39

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The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in: Does political content on social media create division?

The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in: Does political content on social media create division?

Delaney Dammeyer November 10, 2017 0

Facebook, Google and Twitter are under federal investigation for allowing Russian propaganda to spread on their sites during the 2016 election. The three social media sites will have to answer questions about how they

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Thor: Ragnarok just “passable”

Thor: Ragnarok just “passable”

Kenyon Tarquinio November 10, 2017 0

I am a human. I have likes and dislikes. Yet every time I bring up my opinion of superhero movies (which is that “I don’t care”), I feel like a social outcast. Trust me,

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Music Review: “saintmotelevision”

Music Review: “saintmotelevision”

Samantha Romberger November 10, 2017 0

Saint Motel, with Top-40 hit “My Type,” came out with their latest album “saintmotelivision” (stylized lowercase) Oct. 21, 2016. Members of the band include A/J Jackson, Aaron Sharp, Dak Lerdamornpong and Greg Erwin. The

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Don’t let finals overwhelm you: Ten tips for a less stressful finals week

Don’t let finals overwhelm you: Ten tips for a less stressful finals week

Simple Living FYS November 10, 2017 0

According to the National Survey of Student Engagement’s findings, the average student spends about 17 hours each week preparing for classes. College success guides suggest roughly 2-3 hours of study time for each hour

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The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in: Should “nonbinary” be added as a gender option on state ID?

The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in: Should “nonbinary” be added as a gender option on state ID?

Delaney Dammeyer November 3, 2017 0

Early in October, California lawmakers passed a bill that would allow Californians to have gender-neutral and nonbinary gender options on licenses and identification papers. The bill, known as the Gender Recognition Act, is set

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Review: “Stanger Things 2”

Review: “Stanger Things 2”

Kenyon Tarquinio November 3, 2017 0

One of the most popular TV shows of 2016, Netflix’s “Stranger Things,” is back in time for Halloween with a second season. Never fear—no spoilers for this season, but if you haven’t seen season

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Learn to get more meaning out of eating

Learn to get more meaning out of eating

Simple Living FYS November 3, 2017 0

How many times have you purchased takeout food, skipped a meal or eaten on the run in the past month? Can you remember specifically what you ate for breakfast, lunch or dinner yesterday? When

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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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Review: Equality reigns in “Battle of the Sexes”

Review: Equality reigns in “Battle of the Sexes”

Andrew Hrip October 27, 2017 0

Imagine leaving the stability and security of steady employment to take a giant risk on a new job venture which speaks to your true ideals; its success and financial compensation, however, is completely up

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