Students should evolve with changing media

April 10, 2016 5:26 pm
Students should evolve with changing media

As human beings have continued to use and make improvements to their technology, many have become reliant on online media, perhaps almost as much as oxygen in the modern age. Online news, as vast and complex and polarized as it is, is here to stay, and all people, especially college […]

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Dueling Opinion: FOL preparation needs to consider ENC students

5:23 pm

Festival of Life weekend can be an exciting weekend of games, worship, and students reuniting with their home churches, but despite the positives, current ENC students see clear inconveniences posed by this event. Students see altered mealtimes, schedule changes, traffic congestion, and some unruly and loud students traveling throughout the […]

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Dueling Opinion: FOL brings life and light to campus

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Recently ENC had the honor of hosting the annual Festival of Life, a gathering of various districts from the Church of the Nazarene, such as Philadelphia, Maine, Mid-Atlantic, New England, Virginia, Pittsburgh, and Upstate New York, to participate in many different competitions and worship together. Middle school and high school […]

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U of Louisville case proves NCAA needs new disciplinary system

March 1, 2016 11:22 pm

As the mantra goes, life is not fair. Senior guards Trey Lewis and Damion Lee, who transferred to the University of Louisville, learned this lesson the hard way. The University of Louisville announced that they will self-impose a postseason ban on its Men’s Basketball team for the 2015-2016 season. This […]

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Concerns about Apple and the Justice Department are reasonable

11:16 pm
Concerns about Apple and the Justice Department are reasonable

As the FBI continues to examine the San Bernardino shooters’ backgrounds, it’s also relentless in attempting to coerce Apple into unlocking one shooter’s phone, risking the privacy of many iPhone users. According to CNBC, U.S. Magistrate Judge Sheri Pym ordered that Apple write the encryption software that would allow the […]

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Despite commitment to close Gitmo, Obama unlikely to achieve goal

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Despite commitment to close Gitmo, Obama unlikely to achieve goal

The U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, has been open for 14 years. It’s been seven years since President Barack Obama started talking about his goal of closing the base. Throughout this time, there have been multiple promises, potential time frames, and wonder; but it’s currently easier to believe […]

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Schesser: Whatever happened to the refugee crisis?

February 28, 2016 2:37 pm
Schesser: Whatever happened to the refugee crisis?

Does anyone remember when news coverage of the Ebola crisis ended? Who remembers learning that outbreaks were likely to occur, but currently they are near zero in West Africa, according to the World Health Organization? When is the last time there was a front page cover about the Syrian refugee […]

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OWENS: Manziel needs a push to succeed before returning to NFL

February 21, 2016 3:43 pm
SAN DIEGO, CA- OCTOBER 4:  Quarterback Johnny Manziel #2 of the Cleveland Browns warms up against the San Diego Chargers during their NFL Game on October 4, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Johnny Manziel was once on top of the football world: a Heisman Trophy winner, a first round draft pick, and a bright future to be an NFL star. Now he finds himself constantly under public scrutiny, seemingly incapable of staying out of trouble and soon to be out of a […]

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Student Activism, Social Change, and the Age of Social Media

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Student Activism, Social Change, and the Age of Social Media

A survey by the Higher Education Research Program found that American college freshmen of the 2015–2016 school year are showing signs of greater interest in student activism and political engagement. According to the findings, student protests and demonstrations have reached their highest levels since the creation of the survey in […]

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HOLDEN: The African American community needs Black History Month

February 16, 2016 9:35 am
HOLDEN: The African American community needs Black History Month

Since Africans were brought to America, they have been dehumanized, oppressed, and humiliated. Today, Africans in America and people of African descent are still treated this way. Many people often argue that there should not be a Black history Month because Black history is American history. While this is true, […]

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