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Reproductive rights not a ‘single issue’

February 11, 2016

By Carson Norwood Staff Writer We’ve all heard it before: “You can’t be a single-issue voter!” One of these supposed single issues is whether or not a candidate is pro- or anti-choice. Many people hear this and think o...

Ask a Wellness Ambassador: coffee habit, birth control options

February 3, 2016

A biweekly column addressing students’ health questions from office of Health, Wellness, and Recreation. Dear Wellness Ambassadors, Whenever I am in school I drink about 3-5 cups of coffee per day to stay awake, and my friends...

Ask a Wellness Ambassador: alcohol poisoning, morning-after pill

November 4, 2015

A biweekly column addressing students’ health questions from office of Health, Wellness, and Recreation. Dear Wellness Ambassadors, This past weekend my roommate and I went to a Halloween party, and she drank a lot. She passe...

Forget what your family and friends have told you about health

October 21, 2015

By Tori Stadolnik Contributing Writer Will vitamin C really help you with that nasty cold? Are vaccines really bad for you? There are many myths, old and new , circulating about our health. But what’s fact, and what’s com...

Editorial: Reproductive rights and the push to defund Planned Parenthood

September 24, 2015

In the wake of a recent effort to defund Planned Parenthood, which was approved by the U.S. House of Representatives this past week, the necessity of reproductive justice becomes painfully clear. Although the Roe v. Wade decision...

Synod hints at new Catholic Church

October 29, 2014

By Alison Barnett Staff Writer Pope Francis has opened a synod dedicated to discussing issues important to modern Catholics, such as birth control or divorce. The 191 attendants were greeted by the Pope with a Sunday mass, wh...

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