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Quickies, Thoughts

The Unofficial Guide to Fireworks

What to look out for as you celebrate America’s birthday this weekend. By Traer Schon In 1776, Independence Day meant freedom from the oppression of Great Britain and the King’s tyrannical rule. In 2014, for many people it means hotdogs, no work and EXPLOSIONS. That’s right—the fireworks we all look […]

by × July 4, 2014 × Comments are Disabled

Thoughts

Out of Many, One

Out of Many, One

“E pluribus unum” is a phrase that has been used since our country was founded. Are we truly still a nation that is “out of many, one”?

by × October 27, 2011 × Comments are Disabled

On Campus

9/11: A Decade of Remembrance

9/11: A Decade of Remembrance

Even a decade after the tragic events that shook this country to its core, emotions were still raw at Iowa State’s memorial service, “9/11: A Decade of Remembrance.”

by × September 19, 2011 × Comments are Disabled