Sex education bill must pass

There's a scene in "Mean Girls"where the gym teacher is facilitating a lecture on "sex ed," and as he chomps loudly on a piece of gum, he yells, "Don't have sex, because you will get pregnant and DIE!" He then holds up a plastic bin of condoms and, ironically, adds, "OK, now everyone take some rubbers."


Consider travel, volunteer work over Spring Break

A week of the warmest weather of the year is on the horizon and you have no academic obligations to keep you from enjoying it.


Mass incarceration is a direct result of institutionalized privilege

Mass incarceration is a term many young Americans are either unfamiliar with or recognize simply as a component of the culture of poverty in the United States.


New plates? Same old thing

Phil Brown OPINION EDITOR Cable television comedy writers have a new trick up their sleeve. If it’s a particularly slow news day, just boot up Twitter...

Wisdom from my wisdom tooth extraction

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Scrolling through Instagram during Spring Break provided me with hours of questions and curiosities. How do college-aged people find the money...

The marriage and divorce divide

After only 72 days, celebutante Kim Kardashian filed for divorce from basketball star Kris Humphries. In a recent AP article, Kardashian said, "when you know so deep in your heart that you just have to listen to your intuition, and follow your heart, there's no right or wrong thing to do." The shockingly brief marriage is not unique in our society, but it does represent the lack of value people place on marriage today.


The season Pumpkin flavored Everything

'Tis the season to be spooky. Fall is by far my absolute favorite season, considering the hot and sticky Nebraska summers are usually so miserable and deathly for my incandescent skin.


My muse

I am so Puzzled,

Rightfully, I am Muddled.

A lack of words have I

For no Muse is in my eye.