Opinions

Closing of small theaters endangers local communities

By Catherine Bither – 2 months ago

Remember the old days, when you couldn’t order artisan doughnuts and groceries to be delivered to your doorstep? When two-day shipping didn’t exist? Remember when, in order to see a…

Human interaction crucial to bridging partisan gaps

By Catherine Bither – 3 months ago

Human interaction can be difficult. I’m sure we have all experienced the social awkwardness that inevitably arises from attending a small college. We see people we have had a few…

In honor of autistic lives lost to violence

By Jesser Horowitz – 3 months ago

Last year for Autism Awareness Month, we at The Miscellany News provided a space to serve as a memorial to autistic homicide victims. As the killings have not stopped, we…

Wildlife, history of national parks need care

By Catherine Bither – 3 months ago

I am happiest when surrounded by nature. The beauty of the beaches, forests, deserts and mountains of my home state is hard to beat. Some of my best memories have…

Plastic-eating animals cannot solve global pollution

By Steven Park – 3 months ago

As a species, we manufacture an insane amount of plastic. According to a July 2017 study, scientists have determined the total amount of plastic ever made up to 2015: 8.3…