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Political Roundup

By Aena Khan – 7 months ago

In this week’s headlines… Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, will testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA)…

Ford symposium showcases student-faculty research

By Olivia Watson – 7 months ago

Researching topics from profit gaps in female-owned businesses in Ghana to diversity in choral music repertoires, students in this past summer’s Ford Scholars Program were engaged in a host of…

Lecturer illuminates role of women in Apollo missions

By Chris Dillon – 7 months ago

Over the course of its six-decade-long history, The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has come up with hundreds of acronyms to make rocket science less of a mouthful. NASA…

Why We Play: Sophie Nick

By Sophie Nick – 7 months ago

In my experience, the most successful sports teams experience a moment—usually during a game or practice—where something clicks and the pieces finally come together to create one cohesive unit. For…

Please, Tell Us More!

By Prof. Peter Antelyes – 7 months ago

The setting: an exclusive high school. The scenario: A young female scholarship student in glasses and unisex clothing stumbles into a club in which a “harem” of boys entertains female…

Marijuana legalization prompts socioeconomic concerns

By Catherine Bither – 7 months ago

Like many California residents in November of 2016, I was happy to hear that marijuana would finally be legalized in early 2017. Around the same time, I, like many other…

Unjust Ronaldo red shows need for VAR

By Desmond Curran – 7 months ago

If you ever feel inept, remember that touchline referees exist. Though touchline referees are easily forgotten, this past week soccer fans were all rudely reminded of their presence in perhaps…

McConnell must prevent vote on Kavanaugh nomination

By Jesser Horowitz – 7 months ago

I certainly hope that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has better things to do with his time than read my articles. However, in case you are Mitch and you are…