• October 4Simmons all clear after active threat alert

  • October 3Dean Judy Beal to retire at the end of 2018-2019 academic year

  • September 27Simmons postpones Gwen Ifill ceremony until next year

Vaccine movie pulled from theaters

April 7, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, Health and Science, Issue 20

Can it increase mistrust toward vaccinations? By Roxanne Lee Staff Writer Ever since Andrew Wakefield released falsified studies linking autism and vaccines in 1998, public distrust toward vaccinations greatly increased, to the...

April for Autism Awareness

April 7, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, Issue 20, Opinion

April has been established as Autism Awareness Month, but the goal of raising “awareness” about autism is often misrepresented, and many organizations and individuals do not have autistic individuals’ best interests at heart. Autism...

Editorial: McConnell leads boycott of SCOTUS nominees

February 17, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, Issue 14, Opinion

As if the presidential primaries weren’t causing enough commotion, the passing of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia on Saturday has stirred up a whole other realm of controversy in the American political sphere this week. In...

Price Increase

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September 24, 2015

Editorial: College Greek Life

March 26, 2015

Filed under 2014-2015, Issue 16, Opinion

How many ‘last straws’ can there be? It seems every time Greek life is mentioned in a headline, it’s never good news. At Georgia Tech, a frat brother sent around an email guide called “Luring your rapebait.” Police in ...

The value of the V-Logs

February 18, 2015

Filed under 2014-2015, Issue 12, Opinion

Each year, Simmons, like many colleges across the country, puts on “The Vagina Monologues.”  Written by playwright, feminist, and activist Eve Ensler, “The Vagina Monologues” was groundbreaking when first performed in...

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