Higher Education-2019

Since the 2014 legalization of cannabis in Colorado, state after state has been clamoring to be the next to legalize. Before Illinois becomes the next state to join this list, voters should stop and think …

Opinion

It’s spring, and everyone on campus knows what that means: tour groups, and lots of them. But, as seemingly half the high schoolers in the state meander around Lake Shore Campus, there’s an important question …

Opinion

Between the Aurora shooting, New Zealand and the Chicago mayoral race, gun violence is back in the news. It often seems like this conversation — and the policy it results in — never have an …

Opinion

Students know woefully little about the world, and schools are to blame. As a nation, the U.S. has never prioritized geography as a subject, and it’s had a negative impact on American politics, culture and …

Opinion

During the 2016 presidential election, it was common to see speculation that the Republican National Convention (RNC) would be a mess, and many predicted it would be a contested convention. Now the shoe is on …

Opinion

In the last few decades, presidential authority has ballooned to a degree the Founding Fathers never would have dreamed.  While this issue is now being discussed because of President Donald Trump’s unilateral withdrawal from treaties …

Opinion

With the votes now tallied and the hordes of pundits analyzing the results of the 2018 midterms, there’s one important factor that many seem to be missing in this battle of Red vs Blue: the …

Opinion

Last week saw a string of attempted bombings against prominent Democrats, and, while the investigators are largely staying silent on the motive, there’s a pretty safe guess as to why it happened. The perpetrator saw …