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Voting starts now

By Gina Ender I know what you are thinking; it is only the beginning of 2015. You are still writing 2014 at the top of your notes. 2016 seems really far away. You could say all of these things, but that does not mean that you should not start preparing yourself for the next presidential

From the Desk of the EIC: Front Page Design

By Kaity Bergquist As Editor in Chief, it’s my job to design the front page of the newspaper. I’ve been in love with page design since I first started designing sports pages at my community college newspaper in Spring 2011. My editor wasn’t going to start me on page design right away, but I was

News: where to begin and why it matters

By Kayla Johnston As a journalism student, I am engaged with news on a daily basis. I read it, watch it, have conversations about it and am even tested on it. But something I’ve realized along the way (mostly by living with roommates who turn to me as their only news source) is that not

Learn to love the low-carb lifestyle

By Faith Vander Voort Low-carb/ketogenic diets are becoming increasingly popular in the weight-loss world.  Why?  Because they work!  Fatty foods do not make us fat, sugar does.  It’s that simple.  Quit counting calories and start counting carbs. First of all, you need to know the difference between the two types of carbs.  According to,