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Perspective: Interning at a hospital in a pandemic

Perspective: Interning at a hospital in a pandemic

by Jake Greenfield, Staff Writer // April 14, 2021

In Oct. 2020, many businesses were shuttered and the pandemic raged on. When a friend reached out and asked if I was interested in an internship with the...

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Black transgender lives are the backbone of the queer community and still continue to experience discrimination in the United States

Black transgender lives are the backbone of the queer community and still continue to experience discrimination in the United States

by Jessica Octavio, Staff Writer // June 30, 2020

Black transgender lives matter.  This Pride Month, it would be inappropriate to celebrate or educate ourselves about the LGBTQ+ community without recognizing...

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Opinion: Healthcare industry demands major reforms as its shortcomings are exposed by COVID-19

Opinion: Healthcare industry demands major reforms as its shortcomings are exposed by COVID-19

by Jessica Octavio, Staff Writer // April 28, 2020

I’ve noticed that since the pandemic started, it’s been very hard for me to think about anything other than how the coronavirus has changed my life.  Our...

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Let’s support reproductive healthcare

by Sam Mason, Contributor // November 6, 2019

Attending a public university in California, I am quite lucky. Not only am I lucky enough to have access to an education, diverse campus and academic resources,...

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Young people can make a difference in 2020

by Kemi Giwa, Opinion Editor // January 23, 2019

Alas.  Campaign season has begun. Perhaps a bit early, to some — but for good reason, of course.  The primaries will be crowded, and each Democratic...

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Stop directly correlating gun violence with mental health issues

by Chance Page, Staff Writer // February 28, 2018

Debate has emerged in the aftermath of the mass shooting that claimed the lives of 17 people at a Florida high school over how best to fix the rampant...

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Healthcare is more affordable than you think

by Morgan Rubin // October 16, 2013

As college students, our lack of substantial finances has allowed us to become the masters of Top Ramen, Kraft Macaroni and Cheese and Pop Tarts. We realize...

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