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CEO’s need to use Twitter more responsibly

Let’s say your great Aunt suddenly died (climbing accident in the Bavarian Alps) and left you her company. Nothing much, just MPO Thumbtacks (I...

My haunted life

Growing up I was always known as the girl with the haunted house, the weird girl who thought anything related to the paranormal was...

My tattoos should not affect my career

The first thing people see when they look at me are my tattoos. I’ve had many people tell me I won't be able to...

Young people need to get out and vote

What do Michelle Obama, Snapchat and Taylor Swift have in common? They are all spending the final weeks leading up to the hotly contested...

#MeToo: Use an inclusive movement to share your truth

The #MeToo movement was started in 2006 by Tarana Burke as a way to reassure survivors of sexual assault they are not alone. Since...

Hey, Alexa: An ode to public transportation

I love public transportation. Running to catch the train, sitting next to complete strangers on a crowded train car, the rampant overflow of pigeons...

Kanye West rants are not worth our time

I don’t know what happened to Kanye West. It’s like he did a 360 on everyone. The old Kanye talked about important issues in...

2018 Midterm Showdown for the Senate

Standing champion Claire McCaskill vs. up-and-coming Josh Hawley If you’ve turned on the television in the last two months, you know election season is upon...

Hey, Alexa cancel Kavanaugh

I am tired. I am only 20 years old, but I am tired of the way women are treated by men in this country....

Police brutality makes me feel unsafe

Recently there has been controversy over another police shooting and killing of an unarmed African American male on the night of Sept. 6. After finishing...

iPhone updates are not worth the hype

This summer, while at a pool party, my stepmother pushed me into a pool. It was meant as a joke, but my phone was...

Kavanaugh is unfit to decide the future for women

Honestly, there is absolutely no reason I should have to write this piece. There is no reason an accused rapist should be considered for...

Nike is not a ‘woke’ corporation

On Sept. 3, Colin Kaepernick tweeted an advertisement of himself as the face of Nike’s newest marketing campaign. Without missing a beat, conservatives ran...

Social Media is not a miracle for millennials

College students live in an age where a phone in our pocket is more common than a pen. Whether we are flipping through our...

Trump-era legislation has positive effects

President Donald Trump cares about people. Want me to be more specific? President Donald Trump cares about victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence and...

Hey Alexa, tell me some vegan jokes

“Having a vegan girlfriend is awesome. You save so much money on dinner by taking her to your backyard and letting her eat your...

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