• Judd: People must take action soon to prevent global climate change

    - Sep 15, 2017
    One of the biggest threats that the world faces is one that we can prevent: global climate change. By Constance Judd Far too often, the terms “global warming” and “climate change” are used interchangeably when,...
  • Pope: Iowa unions are losing power

    - Sep 14, 2017
    The state of Iowa unions looks grim. By Mars Thera Pope Unions for public workers today have lost their power in Iowa. Such unions cannot negotiate health insurance, seniority perks, or evaluation procedure. They must...
  • Shanahan: Student parking should be more convenient

    - Sep 14, 2017
    The Hawkeye Storage Lot has been in use for 30 years and has greatly expanded, but students are still finding it a hassle to park their cars. By Julia Shanahan Bringing a car to college...
  • Laursen: Who does Hall really represent?

    - Sep 14, 2017
    What voters should know about Ryan Hall’s City Council campaign. By Lucee Laursen Student involvement in civic duties should be something that is encouraged. In the 2016 presidential election, only 50 percent of people ages...
  • Smith: I am more than just a black man

    - Sep 13, 2017
    Just because someone is black doesn’t mean they’re a black radical—And not every action by a person of color has to be race-related. Wylliam Smith What will you be remembered for? That is the thought...
  • Elliot: The hurricanes are here, Rush Limbaugh

    - Sep 12, 2017
    Weather has no political agenda. By Beau Elliot So, hurricanes, nuclear war with North Korea, hurricanes, rising federal debt, storm surges, battle to the death over raising the federal debt ceiling, hurricanes spawning tornadoes, Yankees...
  • Sorensen: Catlett Hall’s showcase brings students together

    - Sep 12, 2017
    Musical-talent showcase hosted by Arts LLC entertains students. By Ronnie Sorensen On Sept. 7, the Catlett resident assistants on the seventh floor of the dorm hosted an instrumental music-talent showcase for all Arts LLC students...
  • Kumar: Congress needs to stand up for DREAMers

    - Sep 8, 2017
    Although the administration has ended DACA, congress needs to propose policies that protect DREAMers and immigrants. By Michelle Kumar   This past week, President Trump decided to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program....
  • Judd: Relief work for Hurricane Harvey shows American resilience

    - Sep 8, 2017
    In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, efforts in Iowa and across the United States show our divided nation can work together. By Constance Judd As John F. Kennedy once said, “In a time of domestic...
  • Sorensen: Horror movies don’t deserve bad reputation

    - Sep 7, 2017
    Many moviegoers stay far away from horror movies, but not all of them are about the “scares.” By Ronnie Sorensen With Stephen King’s newest movie adaptation, IT, headed for release in theaters Friday, questions are...

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