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The Buzz: Do you think holidays like Cinco de Mayo are losing its meaning because of cultural appropriation?

Ashley Loaeza and Summer Pagán

May 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion, The Buzz

Nayely Jauregui, criminal justice "Many people don't know its meaning. They think it's about independence. There's more to it than a holiday or festival or  burrito bowls. There's a culture behind it, not just party."   ...

Letter to the editor: Community colleges need medical leave

Lailee Moshini, Guest Writer

April 25, 2017

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

To the editor: Community colleges are considered a helping hand to millions of students, which guide them and push them to advancing their education and expanding their career and educational opportunities. Known for being the ...

Editorial: 4chan brings DVC into the national spotlight

Editorial Board

April 20, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

The power of the internet collective known as "4chan," an online internet image forum and community, has reached a critical mass of influence over social media and national press. On Saturday, April 15th, a masked protestor...

Letter to the Editor: Do staff, faculty and students need to unite?

Nathaniel Bates, Guest writer

April 19, 2017

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Global capitalism has decided that faculty and students are expendable. For a while, professors were immune to this since most had tenure. Today, adjunct faculty are out numbering tenured professors. Their voices are undermined...

Students loans just got pricier

Frank Guitron, Co-editor in chief

April 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion

I remember waking up a couple months back to find that Betsy DeVos had been voted in as secretary of "educatuon"- thanks to the official White House Snapchat for that gem. In addition to the disbelief, to the distaste I felt...

International movement to end FGM develops

Julia Muskevich, Staff member

April 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Unless the media talks about celebrities, politics, or President Donald Trump, our country doesn't want to hear it. But an ongoing movement is developing throughout the world to stop girls and women from undergoing female...

Millennials struggle to find employment

Julia Muskevich, Staff Member

March 24, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Finding a job fresh out of college is almost as hard as committing to a major within your first year on campus. As millennials, we face steep competition before even entering the workforce. Not only is the unemployment rate...

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