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Elena Spradlin

Don’t silence yourself, be involved

Many students are guilty of complaining about issues affecting them during classes or on campus but rarely do anything about it after arguing futilely with fellow students and professors. Student participation is lacking at APSU, most notably with our student government. Students should feel comfortable speaking with senators through email ...

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We he@rd you like to subtweet

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The malicious act of subtweeting influences young adults and teenagers to engage in passive aggressive behavior online, which damages relationships and increases bullying. In order to prevent problems caused by subtweeting, schools and university organizations should implement policies against one’s social media presence. Twitter has revolutionized American culture with its ...

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School roll call

APSU’s attendance policy is great for the teachers, but not for the students it applies to. Attendance is a subject not many students can agree on. Whether they believe the policy is too strict or too lax depends on many factors, although most agree APSU’s is a flawed policy. According ...

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Divided States of America

The U.S is a relatively young country theoretically established on principals of freedom, opportunity and diversity, but as of late the fear-mongers appear to be getting the best of the public and has pulled political conversations into an unproductive downard spiral. A 14-year-old boy named Ahmed Mohammed was arrested for ...

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One nation, under iPhone

Many APSU students are part of the “millennialism” trend, which is to find their own path to religion. Religion is important in society and around the world culture. In today’s world, young adults are looking at it as counterproductive and are forsaking the concept of religion and its entirety. Atheism ...

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Incarcerated Individuals offered Education

It is widely known that many college students pay their tuition with help from the government through grants. Prisoners seeking higher education should be allowed the same opportunity.   Without grant money many students wouldn’t be able to attend college. President Obama now wants to extend this favor to inmates ...

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