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Don’t make college free

Don’t make college free

Mason Dunleavy, Opinion Writer

March 26, 2019


Filed under Mason Dunleavy, Opinion, Politics, Showcase

Why tuition-free college is a terrible idea Senator Bernie Sanders has called for tuition-free schooling, enticing millions through the years, but what does that mean?   Sanders first introduced a College for All Act in 2017, which would target people on Wall Street to pay for public co...

Universal Basic Income

Universal Basic Income

Quinn Robinson-Duff, Opinion Writer

February 26, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Quinn Robinson-Duff, Showcase

The future is coming. Automated cars, trucks and services will be the way. We already have self-driving cars in the works. Automated grocery services such as Amazon Go, where you can walk in and walk out without human contact, and self-check outs which are more commonly seen. “Autonomous driving...

Is going to a university worth it?

Is going to a university worth it?

Mason Dunleavy, Opinion Writer

February 26, 2019


Filed under Mason Dunleavy, Opinion, Showcase, UND

So, what is the price of going to a university? Does anyone know the true cost? Think about it.   Statistics may vary from program to program at UND considering all the factors in tuition cost, so I’ll use my own. I owe $12,130 to the government from FAFSA and I’m two years in, which mea...

Is Valentine’s Day Breaking Your Bank?

Is Valentine’s Day Breaking Your Bank?

Cortnie Cottrell, News Writer

February 13, 2019


Filed under Cortnie Cottrell, News, Showcase, Special Edition, Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day, a holiday that has been celebrated for centuries that expresses the love and affection that one has for another. Whether it is candy or cards,  jewelry or roses, the real question is, how much are Americans spending annually on this holiday of romance? Can college students even affor...

Quick access to millennials dream bank

Quick access to millennials dream bank

Megan Vogt, Opinions Editor

January 29, 2019


Filed under Megan Vogt, Opinion, Showcase

It is 2019. Our advancements of technology are increasing day by day. From phones that unlock with a scan of our faces to cars that drive themselves to transferring money within seconds. One of the latest trends is Venmo. Venmo is an app that allows the transfer of money from bank account to bank accou...

More than a pretty face

More than a pretty face

Bilal Suleiman, Opinion Columnist

January 28, 2018


Filed under Bilal Suleiman, Opinion, Showcase

I don’t know much about makeup. I’ve never bought any, nor have I ever used any. Everything I know about makeup comes from what girls have told me and from my own experience watching girls put on makeup.   The feminine ritual of spending tens and even hundreds of dollars on cosmetics that they painstakingly apply ea...

Money can’t buy happiness

Money can’t buy happiness

Jill Morton, Staff Writer

October 1, 2017


Filed under jill morton, Opinion

I think there’s a huge difference between fleeting happiness and true underlying joy. Some people group these together as the same thing, but that’s not quite right. Happiness can come and go willy nilly, but the underlying joy of a person is more constant. To explain my point, I will use some...

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