Fairness irrelevant to Penn State penalties

Last month the NCAA announced unprecedented sanctions against Penn State and the Nittany Lions, including a $60 million fine and a 4-year postseason ban in response to the child sexual abuse scandal involving former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky.  
 


UNO provides the cultural enrichment events, it’s up to Latino students to take part

Gennesis Guzmán Contributor The following article is a response to the article UNO drops the ball on Latinx student and cultural engagement. My name is Gennesis...

Victims of rape should be supported, not dismissed

Two weeks ago, at an Indiana Senate debate, Eric Turner, Republican state representative, delivered comments that angered many. While discussing an amendment to an anti-abortion bill that would allow women whose pregnancy is the result of rape or incest to undergo the procedure, he implied that women who want an abortion could simply lie about being a victim.


Opinion Editorial: U.S. Arms Sales and Proxy Wars

Mariel Richter CONTRIBUTOR “To secure peace is to prepare for war,” sang Metallica in their famous 1990s “Don’t Tread on Me” song. To their credit,...

U.S. education different than China

The education systems of China and the United States of America are completely different.


Millennials: The first generation to live predominately with their parents

Mariel Richter CONTRIBUTOR More young adults have are now living with their parents than they have in 130 years. 32.1 percent of young adults aged...

Organization offers anything but peace

Peace Corps volunteers are mostly optimistic young people who want to make a change in the world.  But some volunteers who wanted to change lives overseas have returned home with their lives changed for the worse.


Snow-maggedon, again

With every major storm, there is some sort of emergency to alert the masses. With winter storm Q, it was just the same. Why the hysteria for a storm that has been known about for days or even over a week? We heard the severe intensity of the storm, how massive it was going to be, what supplies were needed. It was like we never experienced a storm before. Some might have bought into the hype a little too much, preparing to be snowed in and running to the store and stocking up on survival supplies.