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Choosing a major based on passion rather than stability leads to happiness

by Jordan Rubin, Contributor

August 16, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Life doesn’t have to be about making money or having a specific job title. Passion for a career and life activities allows life to be most enjoyable. Being a college student forced with choosing a major can be very stressful,...

Regardless of Professor Graubart’s comments, threats are unnecessary and halt progression

by Victor Beck, Contributor

August 16, 2017

Filed under Opinion

San Diego State University professor Jonathan Graubart faced major criticism after his controversial comments regarding Senator John McCain’s recent brain cancer diagnosis. Graubart took to Facebook to express annoyance with...

Carpools might be the cure for campus congestion

by Cassidy McCombs, Staff Columnist

May 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Providing a carpool option would be a start to making SDSU an eco-friendly and forward-thinking campus.

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Materialism causes divide between people

by Dana Tsuri-Etzioni, Staff Columnist

May 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

It’s important to keep in mind what materialism can do to individuals and societies as a whole.

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Social media stars dim the issues

by Talia Raoufpur, Staff Columnist

April 26, 2017

Filed under Always Right, Columns, Opinion

Pop culture celebrities who are aware of their popularity on social media are monetizing Hollywood’s toxic culture while their young followers are perpetuating the cycle.

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Study abroad requirement creates hardships for students

by Cassidy McCombs, Staff Columnist

April 26, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Studying abroad is the new black. What used to be a program required for international majors has now become a stereotypical experience for most college students. While most students seem to capitalize on the opportunity to spend...

Letter: May Day walk-out advocates for important causes

April 26, 2017

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

For many decades May Day was celebrated as International Workers’ Day in most countries around the world except for the country of its birth, the United States. 2006 suddenly put the holiday back on the map in the U.S. in a...

Greek life is more than just parties

by Emily Alvarenga, Staff Columnist

April 19, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Greek life has more to it than meets the eye

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