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Millennial bashing is unfair, repeats history

If millennials were even half as bad as people made them out to be, the country would be a lot different. Many people think the people behind them either do not have it as hard or are lazier than their generation. Millennials even do it, too. “We didn’t have iPads ...

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All-nighters can hurt grades, health

We have all been there. It’s Thursday and you are unprepared for your huge test on Friday. Maybe you worked 30 hours this week or got sick and missed class Monday and Wednesday. Maybe watching Netflix and taking four-hour naps seemed more important. Whatever the case is you have decided ...

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Pharos limits paper, conserves resources

By limiting our paper, the Pharos printing system seems like it is putting a dent in our study habits, but students should know they are actively conserving resources and helping preserve their environment. Pharos is a print management system that was fully activated in computer labs on May 31. A ...

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#Peaylection16: You Are Not Who You Vote For

In an election with such drastically different candidates, voting is crucial and no voter should be judged based on who they vote for. Voting is important because every vote helps to decide the direction the country will go toward. In the Republican and Democratic parties, many people feel very strongly ...

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Students need access to pepper spray

Pepper spray should be allowed on campus so students can properly defend themselves from potential attackers. Currently, pepper spray is technically labeled as a weapon under Tennessee law, which defines a deadly weapon as “a firearm or anything manifestly designed, made or adapted for the purpose of inflicting death or ...

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What do you think about Greek life?

Greek life is a prominent feature on campus. Many people choose to join a fraternity or sorority, ranging from Interfraternity Council, Panhellenic Council or National Panhellenic Council. While some say that Greek life is just a popularity contest or a way to buy your friends, many others believe that it is ...

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