Opinions

Ron DeSantis is jeopardizing Florida schools

There are countless reasons why I hate Ron DeSantis. He is, unfortunately, a really excellent politician who has essentially transformed Florida into DeSantis-Land. It seems inevitable, or at least very likely, that...


Guest Columns

Practical ways to maintain sobriety during the holidays

The holiday season can be stressful and lonely while also being filled with joy and happiness — everyone manages these emotions differently. Most individuals are overindulging in food and drink, and there...


Columns

Going to college shifts perceptions of home

Now that I’m getting close to finishing my first semester of college, I’ve started to reflect on how my perception of home has changed while I’ve been away at school. When I’m...


Columns

Gen Eds waste time and money

Welcome to college! It’s very different than high school. In high school, you had to study everything — like math, English, science and history. But in college, you get to specialize and...


Staff Editorials

Editorial: The season of giving never ends

Around the holidays, volunteering usually increases by around 50 percent, and donations toward food banks spike. While this uptick in generosity is useful, issues of food insecurity should not only be prioritized...


Opinions

Community service should be paired with political action

The holidays are here again — a time of cheer, celebration and giving. It’s the time of year when people flock to soup kitchens and do their best to support people in...


Opinions

The walkability of college campuses should be mirrored in U.S. cities

The nostalgia that many Americans have for their college years can be tied to the walkability of college campuses. Compared to most towns and cities in the United States, college campuses are...


Opinions

Menstrual products should be easily accessible

Not only do people with periods deal with monthly bleeding, cramping and pain, but they also have to spend about $18,000 during their lifetime on feminine hygiene products such as pads and...


Columns

Monetary donations foster false satisfaction

I donated my dwindling meal plan dollars purely out of pressure and fear of judgment when dining services at Binghamton University were collecting donations for a food drive. It’s not that I...


Columns

Artemis mission to the moon has exciting technological, scientific potential

In September, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) decided to roll back the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket from Complex 39A to the Vehicle Assembly Building ahead of the expected arrival...