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Honoring our heroes

A gun salute and taps honor veterans
on Nov. 11 during a ceremony outside the Hamilton Room.

November 13, 2013

By Michael Riley Ryan Lonergan sat in his high school English class listening to his fellow classmates ask their teacher about college. For him, these questions seemed like a foreign language.  His teacher explained how she was working toward her masters, which cost her nearly $30,000 a year. Lonergan...

Bin Laden’s death serves as a relief

May 4, 2011

The death of known terrorist Osama bin Laden last Sunday served as a significant step for all Americans. We must remember for many Americans, bin Laden’s death provided much needed closure after the devastating Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks against the United States. According to the fina...

Class looks to help educate teenage Afghani girls

February 23, 2011

To most Americans, going through middle and high school is part of the norm. To children in many impoverished countries, schooling is somewhat of a dream. Senior Megan Kiehl and junior Carly Viso, who are part of the “Current Topics in Health and Wellness” class, taught by Professor Ann Garvin,...

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