The Daily Aztec

Our education system is failing its students

by Ellyse Logan, Staff Writer

February 5, 2020

Our desire to learn isn’t enough for American universities. We have to prove ourselves through grades and standardized testing starting from the moment our brains become capable of questioning the world around us. Our e...

Grieving over celebrities is valid

by Trinity Bland, Staff Writer

February 5, 2020

The death of a celebrity can be historically monumental for many people. Whether the person is a singer, politician, athlete or actor, the world mourns at the news of losing an icon. We must validate these feelings.  One mi...

Bernie should not be the Democratic nominee

by Dylan Meisner, Staff Writer

February 4, 2020

As the Democratic primary gets underway, it has become clear that if Democrats wish to see Trump ousted, a Bernie Sanders nomination should be avoided, as his nomination would signal the empowerment of a wing of the Democratic Par...

It’s okay to let go of old friendships

by Trinity Bland, Staff Writer

January 29, 2020

Now that it is the start of a new year and a new decade, in the words of recording artist, Ariana Grande, it is time to say “thank you, next,” to friends who no longer serve a purpose in our lives. My mom once told me we h...

If you fail your New Year’s resolution, don’t give up

by Patrick Doyle, Staff Writer

January 22, 2020

Earlier this month I was talking with a family friend who owns and operates a successful donut shop in Lakeside. Owning a donut shop comes with a variety of challenges, but the most interesting to me was the fact that at the ...