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Editorial: Another board blunder

The decision has been made and Fullerton College’s Rajen Vurdien will be the next president of PCC, but the Board of Trustees’ choice wasn’t the one the campus needed. Continue reading

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Terminally ill have right to die with dignity

“My dream is that every terminally ill American has access to the choice to die on their own terms with dignity.” These were the words of Brittany Maynard, a terminally ill brain cancer patient who decided to end her life … Continue reading

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Sticks and stones: words do hurt

The popular magazine Rolling Stone, in a daring and striking article, “A Rape On Campus,” set their ambitions high to create an impact with an emphatic story while spreading awareness of sexual assault at a college. However when looking up … Continue reading

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Editorial: Shared governance fumbles with Brown Act

After debates and confusion, it has been decided that the Academic Senate and shared governance leaders will participate in training sessions to clarify which bodies are subject to the California Brown Act. Although this is a step in the right direction, it also exposes how little administration and shared governance bodies understand about the Brown Act. Continue reading

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Education is more valuable

With the NCAA hosting its annual College Basketball Championship Tournament, or as most people know it, March Madness, the recent debate about whether student athletes should recieve a paycheck or not has been raging. During March Madness, companies from all … Continue reading

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Paying NCAA Players

It would not kill the NCAA to pay their players so they can go see a movie on the weekend after the countless hours of intense practice.When most people think of basketball players, stars like Lebron James, Kobe Bryant, and … Continue reading

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Shoot Me: Why a bullet is humane

If given a choice, would you rather be shot to death or poisoned?If given a choice, would you rather be shot to death or poisoned?

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Voices: Should the NCAA pay their student-athletes?

Donall Tuff, kinesiology: “Yes. Once you get to Division I level, it is like taking a full time job. You don’t have time to take another job. And you get penalized if other people help finance you, so it is … Continue reading

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Op-Ed: Letter to the Editor

I am disappointed by the negative campaigning and vague campaign promises from the challengers for Academic Senate officer seats. Lack of support and evidence, false statements made about the incumbents, and overall negative campaign strategy are clear indicators to me … Continue reading

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Ending Racism Does Not Begin With Closing SAE

College fraternities and sororities are known for their rowdy behavior: stripping naked and running across campus in the dark, partying through the night, and even binge drinking. But does being outright racist cross the line? After the release of a … Continue reading

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