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Editorial: U-GAY-L-Y, Uganda ain’t got no alibi

March 5

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Phone rings. “Hello Mr. President, there are homosexuals running toward your house with burning torches and machine guns. You need to evacuate.” Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed a bill on Feb. 24 stating any h...

Editorial: Actions before reactions

March 5

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

While you sit in class, you hear gunshots go off. You look around your class and see everyone with a cell phone receive an alert on the incident. You don't have a cell phone so you are out of the loop until a classmate l...

Editorial: Homeless no longer

February 19

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

EC Foundation's recent announcement regarding its initiative to create optional housing for students has come to fruition. For the upcoming semester, an estimated 60 to 80 students will potentially benefit from the new venture....

Editorial: Murdock Stadium gone, but not forgotten

February 12

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Demolition of Murdock Stadium began a month and a half ago and most of us in the community are still feeling a sense of loss and sadness to see the stadium go. Some are even angry, even though the project has been in the works...

Costly election bill must find an alternative payment plan

March 29

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

EC must allocate money to an unexpected election bill while students continue to suffer from anticipated budget cuts. Tuition is on the rise and classes are being cut each semester. Colleges aren’t only facing enormous...

Transfer limits punish prospective students

March 29

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Being a college student is hard. With budget cuts reducing class availability and slashing counselor hours, getting stuck in the system is no longer a concern, but an inevitability. And as of last Monday, it’s getting even...

Requirements leave tranferees concerned

March 7

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Competing for admission to colleges is becoming harder each year. With forecasted budget cuts for the 2013-2014 academic year, many colleges are proposing a change in their admission policies that would force students to re-evaluate...

Budget cuts a threat to students

March 1

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposed budget plan will increase GPA requirements for Cal Grants, if passed. The deadline to apply for financial aid is March 2 so students could receive a Cal Grant and then have it canceled because they...

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