The Oscars take a step towards intersection

Ashley Brimmage, Opinions Editor

March 14, 2018

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Dictionary.com defines intersection as: “A place where two or more roads meet, especially when at least one is a major highway; junction.” A shift occurred in Hollywood this year— after “Lady Bird” received many nomi...

The Civil Rights Movement—discover advocates of then and today

Ashley Brimmage, Opinions Editor

February 21, 2018

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NOTE *** All of this information was gathered off of @itsourbookclub’s Instagram stories and then backed up by research. This piece is meant to advocate for the understanding and seeking out of truth about activists and history m...

Nigel, the loneliest bird

Ashley Brimmage, Opinions Editor

February 13, 2018

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The New York Times recently published a piece on the story of a seabird named Nigel who lived in New Zealand. In an attempt to get this species of bird to return to the island—which interestingly enough is called Mana Island—they built stone birds, painted their beaks to resemble that of the seabird and played their calls over loudspeakers. What they could not foresee was that Nigel would get quite attached to one of the stone seabirds in particular. BIRDS OF A FEATHER With Valentine’s Day just behind us, many students have been left with heads spinning—whether it be th...

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