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Valentine’s Day from a single person’s viewpoint

Caitlin Peason Staff Writer Valentine’s Day, a day that takes place during the Roman celebration of Lupercalia and was created to memorialize the martyrdom of St. Valentine. In today’s culture,…

Planned Parenthood supporters fear defund

Sergio Caceres Forum Editor In the previous year Republicans in congress have tried to pass bills that will defund health services such as Planned Parenthood. President Obama and many other…

Letter to the Editor: Alumni defend free thinking

Dear Editor,   As Scranton alumni, we are grateful to The University for many things. But perhaps the greatest gift of our Jesuit education was that it taught us how…

Letter to the Editor: Student stands for unity amongst discord

Published: Nov. 17, 2016   Dear Editor, The news of president-elect Donald Trump has been swarming around for a week now and I have chosen, for reasons that may become…

Letter to the Editor: Professors address student backlash

Published: November 16, 2016 Dear Editor, Students upset by our letter, please carefully re-read our letter. The statement that “many Trump supporters are racist” is true, but that is only…

Letter to the Editor: Professors condemn excuses for Trump voters

Published: Nov. 11, 2016 Dear Editor, Donald Trump is now president-elect of the United States. He and those who voted for him frequently expressed their disdain for the “political correctness”…

Debunking the stigma associated with raves

Debunking the stigma associated with raves

Staff Writer Ariana Berardi There are plenty of misconceptions about raves and the scene that they are a part of. Raves are meant to be a place where people who…

Student reflects on voting for first time

Staff Writer Caitlin Peason Voting in today’s day and age is such a crucial part of the American government system. Even within the past 100 years the right to vote…

University students discusses election results

University students discusses election results

Staff Writer Joan Crinion The results of the election were unarguably the most shocking that I have seen during my lifetime or even looking back to other tightly contested elections.…

Letter to the Editor: Professor defends medical marijuana

Commentary By Professor Neill Ackerman, Ph.D. Some things don’t make sense, and a prime example is why the Drug Enforcement Administration stubbornly refuses to remove marijuana from a Schedule one…