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A modern American Dream can be great

September 6, 2013


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From what we see in pictures and movies, the 1950s was an era of simplicity. Kids went to school, mothers stayed home to cook and fathers went to work. It was the American Dream.Fast forward to the present and that dream is long gone. Today, we live in an era of over consumption, over spending and overworki...

Depredation efforts require revision

Corrine Harris, Evergreen columnist

September 4, 2013


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A deer in the headlights may cause a driver’s life to flash before their eyes, but when a wolf pack kills 176 sheep in a single night, a whole new terror comes to life.Current wolf depredation efforts do not seem as effective as most farmers, and sheep, would prefer.The Siddoway Sheep Company suffered the loss of 119 ...

How to succeed as an incoming student

How to succeed as an incoming student

Chelsea Keyes

September 3, 2013


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“American Pie” lied.Young teens anticipate the day they leave for college; typically it is the first time they are away from their parents. Unfortunately most incoming college students are more interested in partying and having a good time with their friends rather than applying themselves to the...

College education goes online

Michelle Chan

September 3, 2013


Filed under Columns

For better or for worse, the classroom is moving into the final frontier.The Internet revolutionizes the way we process and search for information. It serves as a personal informant and in some ways as a private teacher. With a wealth of knowledge within our reach, many professors are beginning to seek o...

The rape pandemic

The rape pandemic

Hilary Sandberg

September 3, 2013


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As reports of rape rise throughout the world, women are carrying the blame while men let men keep raping.When rape is a pandemic problem across cultures and societies, there is a fundamental issue with the value of women in the eyes of much of the male population. Be it in the United States, China, I...

Your house is your castle, even against the cops

Ashley Lynn Fisher, Evergreen columnist

August 30, 2013


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No one should be exempt from the law, including those who enforce it.Last March, Indiana’s former Governor Mitch Daniels signed into law an amendment allowing citizens the right to use deadly force against public servants who unlawfully enter their homes, according to an article by Bloomberg News.Indi...

Beware of Germans bearing three Grecian financial burdens

Dominique Wald, Evergreen columnist

August 30, 2013


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If you’re Greece, hopefully that is true. After almost being thrown out of the European Union, Greece is asking for a third bailout amounting to an equivalent of $13.4 billion. The bailout could mean more time to repay their loans adding up to 240 billion euros from previous bailouts, according to t...

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