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Hawk WHY-Fi

Heather Fulton | Contributing Writer

September 25, 2013

Why, or what happened to our Wi-Fi on campus? It has gone to hell in a hand basket. Technology friend and now foe is an essential tool for students. It is not just about the texting, Skype-ing, gaming and talking.Students and fa...

Still keeping up with the Kardashians

Liz Cooper| Contributing Writer

September 25, 2013

What do the six Kardashian women all have in common—other than a bad habit of overusing the 10th letter of the alphabet, too much Botox and an insatiable hunger for fame? They have all made millions by doing absolutely nothin...

Trending and transparent

Tabitha Shiflett| Staff Writer

September 19, 2013

Transparent clothing has been rocking the runway, making its way onto the red carpet and slowly forming a scene on Chancellors Walk.As we all know, I ranted about see-through clothing once before, yet it has still nudged its way i...

Financial aid for Seahawks

Liz Cooper | Contributing Writer

September 15, 2013

Each year the families of dependent college students are assumed to pay a certain amount toward the cost of their children’s higher education.  But the expected amount reflects inaccurate assumptions which force students into into ta...

House Bill 937 allows guns on campus: the time for Kevlar umbrellas has come

Lindsey Hogan | Contributing Writer

September 15, 2013

Last Saturday a gun buyback at Grace Methodist local church ended thirty minutes after it began when their $4,000 budget, donated by private citizens, ran out.In just half an hour, the church purchased 67 firearms. Residents, appa...

Begin the debt ceiling countdown

Jeff Winkle | Staff Writer

September 13, 2013

Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew recently announced that the government will arrive at its debt limit in the middle of October—much sooner than expected, and implying that the United States government will no longer be able to b...

The Downward Spiral of a Yoga Pants Addiction

Hunter Houtzer | Staff Writer

April 26, 2013

"I'll never be one of those girls," I once thought while slipping my hands into the back pockets of my jeans. Yoga pants are for sleeping, not to be worn past the mailbox, I felt.  Only lazy people wear them to class. I didn't ...

Fashion: It’s not okay, so stop pretending like it is

Tabitha Shiflett | Staff Writer

April 19, 2013

A lot of women I've seen have the problem of wearing leggings as pants, and what's their excuse: "Because they're comfortable."I'm sorry, but this excuse isn't good enough for me, or for the public. No one wants to see your und...

Please don’t let it be a Muslim

Roel Escamilla | Contributing Writer

April 15, 2013

Boston, MA- two simultaneous bombs rip the peaceful events of Patriots Day to shreds. Their wake leaves three dead and over 175 injured. As Americans unite in the hours and days following the possible terrorist attack, some are left praying ...

Time to kill the Death Penalty

Noah Ponton | Contributing Writer

April 15, 2013

North Carolina should really take a hint from its neighbor to the north; Maryland, to be exact. It was just weeks ago that Maryland became the 18th state in the union to outlaw the death penalty, a barbaric and medieval practice...

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