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Mind your pleases and thank yous

September 24, 2008

One of the ultimate sins for a human is to be rude. Right? Nothing is worse than someone who takes their fellow man for granted. The easiest way to fix this problem? . . .

Night classes become fairly regular

September 24, 2008

When students begin to register for classes, a decision needs to be made; Whether or not you will brave the long, drawn-out lectures, and take a night class. . . .

Life takes Visa, but Millersvile does not

September 24, 2008

This summer I was outraged when I went to pay my summer bill for two classes totaling close to $2,000 with my Visa and was denied. I was told that Millersville no longer accepts Visa. . . .

Can you hear me now?

September 24, 2008

On my way to class my cell phone rings. I answer it. While I begin a conversation with the individual on the other line, I watch the people that are walking towards me. Each person walking towards me is also talking on their cell phones. . . .

New ban goes up in smoke

September 17, 2008

On Sept. 11, 2008 the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania enacted a smoking ban on public areas. No longer can people smoke in public places, such as bars or restaurants. . . .

Straight from the editor's desk (in reply to a Letter to the Editor)

September 17, 2008

Since writing my opinion article about the elections, I have been criticized for my decision to support John McCain and Sarah Palin in their run for Presidential office. Last week, Phil Kyle sent in a letter accusing me of “falling under the propaganda of the Republican political machine.” . . .

Hold the door, please!

September 17, 2008

Sitting in a 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. class, I find myself contemplating the importance of manners.
Again. It seems after deciding to write for the newspaper, I have begun to run into people with the worst manners.
. . .

Changes in tactics: teaching to learning

September 17, 2008

I am a student again and my head hurts. Or better: Sou estudante autra vez e doi-me a cabeca. Every now and then I have an experience that reminds me of what it feels like to be a student learning something that is utterly new. . . .

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