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IRA fee always a controversy

by Staff

August 23, 2009

As we begin the new year, most students are hurting from an over 34 percent increase in the cost of our education from last year. The 34 percent coming from the CSU Board of Trustees and other increases coming from our local ca...

Easy money-making ideas with online sites

by Staff

August 9, 2009

Alex Tew was like any other college student with a low bank account, student loans waiting to burden him after graduation and dreams of making millions of dollars. Except there was one difference: He made the million. Tew was an...

More bonuses given to top AIG executives

by Staff

August 9, 2009

MCT CampusCollege students work hard for their money, and are aware of how quickly loans add up in debt. Conversely, top executives at American International Group, Inc. are seeking out bonuses, even with a company debt to taxpayers o...

KARMA, PLEASE CLOSE YOUR EYES: Reviewing Mexican security firsthand

by Staff

April 19, 2009

Drugs, fear and violence are all we hear lately about Mexico. Especially now during most college students' Spring Break, many are being warned not to go. Well, I went. And from what I saw 8212; and from talking to locals and t...

UNDER THE SCOPE: Singer Tom Higgenson of Plain White T’s tells all

by Staff

April 8, 2009

"Yes, Delilah is a real girl," Tom Higgenson stated in a recent interview. If you are familiar with the Grammy-nominated and Teen Choice Award-winning band, Plain White T's, then you must be familiar with its hit single, "Hey Th...

Inflammatory breast cancer

by Staff

April 8, 2009

Inflammatory breast cancer is one of the most aggressive types of breast cancer and is widely unknown to most people. One of the dangers of IBC is that the normal testing for detection does not necessarily work. The cancer ce...

Looking into the future with inspiration

by Staff

April 8, 2009

Screenshot by David J. Olender / Photo EditorAs we progress into the 21st century the true capabilities of the World Wide Web are still unfolding. The current functionality, flexibility and connectivity the Internet offers is...

All about college students

by Staff

April 8, 2009

Screenshot by David J. Olender / Photo EditorA well-organized and easy to use version of craigslist for a college population is www.collegepostings.com. Creator Kenny Walker described it as "an online marketplace for college students providing students an easy way to buy and sell textbo...

Assault of soda

by Staff

April 8, 2009

After biting into a juicy burger and munching on some salty fries, the first thing my tongue craves is a glass of ice-cold soda. The fizzy bubbles, the sweet refreshment, the crisp taste 8212; so delicious. I'm not alone in my...

Obesity caused by many factors

by Staff

April 8, 2009

MCT CampusYour twenties aren't just tough; they can be downright terrible for your health.At 20 years old, you are more likely to eat fast food, more likely to binge drink and with the pressure of school and balance of work, ...

Eating disorders not obvious

by Staff

April 8, 2009

MCT CampusWhile many of us associate eating disorders with skeleton-thin women, it is important to note that males as well as females are affected by these extremely harmful disorders and not everyone with an eating disorder is...

A traveler’s new best friend

by Staff

April 8, 2009

Screenshot by David J. Olender / Photo EditorAfter an amazing semester traveling around Europe, there isn't anything you'd like more than sharing the experiences through pictures and stories. Why not share that amazing semester...