The Daily Aztec

Love like Maya Angelou this month

by Shayne Jones, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

We don’t know how or why love occurs. Truthfully, we don’t know that even gravity isn’t a kind of love.” I was in fourth grade when I heard Maya Angelou’s robust voice for the first time. Stoic composure juxtap...

The Green New Deal is a terrible idea

by Miles Streicek, Staff Writer

February 20, 2019

On Feb. 7, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of the Bronx and Sen. Ed Markey of Massachusetts submitted a resolution to Congress calling for the creation of the Green New Deal. The proposal is an extreme 10-year plan to restructure American ...

Tyler Whitehead

February 17, 2019

Karissa Duran

February 16, 2019

This month, celebrate black trailblazers

by Karlene Sanchez, Contributor

February 13, 2019

In honor of Black History Month, we must not only honor and celebrate historic events that took place in the U.S., but, we must also take into consideration certain individuals who have helped, and continue to help to advance...

Greatness is fading from society

by Jermelle MacLeod, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018

Greatness is dying out. Society is becoming more and more content with mediocrity and weakness; Nobody wants to be great and too many people are afraid of suffering and standing out from the herd of sheep. Why? My gener...

Dollar voting is another way to impact change

by Catherine Van Weele, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018

With the highly contentious 2018 midterm elections, voting was emphasized from all sorts of political groups from both the left and the right. However, most political organizations fail to recognize the power of voting with...

Chelsey Crowne

November 26, 2018

Chelsey Crowne is a junior pursuing a double degree in journalism and Spanish with minors in political science and international security and conflict resolution. She is interested in all facets of current events but particula...

Ronald Penh

November 26, 2018

Ronald Penh is a journalism senior with a minor in Spanish from Long Beach, Calif. He enjoys playing the piano, playing basketball and creative writing. He loves to cover general news topics to help inform students about what...