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Five Good Things Happening in the World

Marissa Laramie, Current Events and Sports Editor

February 6, 2017

Filed under Current Events

The chaos of the past few months have left us all pretty exhausted and wondering “is there any good left in the world?” Need some news that’ll restore your faith a little or even just make you crack a smile? Here’s five...

Where Do We Draw the Line – Peaceful Protesting and Professionalism

Marissa Laramie, Current Events and Sports Editor

November 10, 2016

Filed under Current Events

On August 26, 2016 masses of San Francisco 49ers fans gathered around televisions to watch their third preseason game and, naturally, also had their social media accounts open by their sides. Jennifer Lee-Chan, a writer for Niners...

Flint, Michigan One Year Later: Where Are We Now and a New Crisis Emerging

Marissa Laramie, Current Events and Sports Editor

October 18, 2016

Filed under Current Events

About this time last year news broke that the water supply of the largest city in Genesee County, Michigan, Flint, was contaminated with toxic levels of lead and that the residents, especially the children, were slowly being poisoned...

Humanitarian Convoy Hit Ending Week-Long Syrian Ceasefire

Marissa Laramie, Current Events and Sports Editor

October 3, 2016

Filed under Current Events

Humanitarian aid being sent into Syria was halted earlier this week after an attack on one of the convoys bringing in supplies near Aleppo brought the ceasefire to a stop. The United Nations, among other agencies, made the decision...