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Birth tourism restrictions provide safety for babies

Birth tourism restrictions provide safety for babies
February 10, 2020

In January, President Donald Trump and his administration announced that they will be restricting birth tourism, which is when women travel to another country for the purpose of giving birth in that country. Normally,...

Stop worrying about coronavirus in U.S., start helping people in crisis

Stop worrying about coronavirus in U.S., start helping people in crisis
February 10, 2020

We have all been hearing about a new hazardous virus for the past two months. The growing global health concern right now is the coronavirus, a type of virus that is known to cause respiratory illness. There...

Students should be allowed to eat in class

Students should be allowed to eat in class
February 3, 2020

One of the first things students want to know when they start a new  course is if they can eat during class. Luckily, some professors claim they do not care. Others, however, enforce strict “no...

Forgive and forget before it’s too late

Forgive and forget before it’s too late
February 3, 2020

You’ve been living under a rock this past week if you haven’t heard the news of the tragic passing of Kobe Bryant, his daughter and the seven other passengers in a helicopter crash. It was a heartbreaking...

Young voters have power, must use it

Young voters have power, must use it
February 3, 2020

Do you ever wish there was a way to change the amount of college debt that you acquired or the complicated routes you have to take to own your first house? Well, you’re in luck. There is a way. Vote...

Stop making impeachment top priority

Stop making impeachment top priority
February 3, 2020

For months now, the world of politics has been wrapped up in the impeachment of President Trump. This is especially true of the past two weeks as the trial has been going on. He was formally impeached...

Investing can be too difficult for some

Investing can be too difficult for some
January 27, 2020

College students are known for being broke. We scrounge up just enough money to get some ramen or a four for $4 from McDonald’s. We take the cheapest way to do things so we don’t spend what little...

Charging for online exams is inconsiderate

Charging for online exams is inconsiderate
January 27, 2020

College is already expensive enough, with the ever rising tuition costs and having to buy the newest edition of every book. Now the question arises of whether students in online classes should have to...

RSOs did little to welcome students

RSOs did little to welcome students
January 27, 2020

When I was in my first semester at ULM, I was welcomed with free food, games and a lot of other events organized by CAB, SGA, Chi Alpha and other registered student organizations at our university. Even...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

LETTER TO THE EDITOR
January 27, 2020

Dear Editor, It was just this  past week my father announced his plans to retire after 45 years working in higher academia. I, like so many others, received this news with slight sadness for what...

Good art can be made by bad people

Good art can be made by bad people
January 21, 2020

Bill Cosby. Johnny Depp. Michael Jackson. Mark Schwahn. What do all of these men have in common? They were all accused of some form of sexual assault or domestic violence. Each one of these men produced...

Colleges must help homeless students

Colleges must help homeless students
January 21, 2020

When we hear the word “homelessness,” most of us associate it with living off of people’s trash, sleeping under bridges and waving tin cans at people for change. However, homelessness is a harsh...

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