Nick Hughes Opinion Editor Autism Speaks barely helps autistic people Autism Speaks is an international charity organization that works to promote awareness about autism. After looking at the finances and graphs that Autism Speaks published, . . .
Nick Hughes Opinion Editor Clark County, Washington is facing a lot of backlash due to a measles outbreak that was reported by health officials in the area. This is not the first major measles outbreak . . .
Nick Hughes Opinion Editor Some people with autism share a similar trait when it comes to social interaction. That being that we do not understand social cues. An example is that I would not notice . . .
Nick Hughes Opinion Editor The autism spectrum features many levels. One such level used to be categorized as Asperger’s. Asperger’s originally defined as by the DSM-IV a, “Qualitative impairment in social interaction, as manifested by . . .
Nickolas Hughes Opinion Editor “Autism, or autism spectrum disorder, refers to a range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication, as well as by unique strengths and differences.” . . .
Nickolas Hughes Opinion Editor Autism has had a negative connotation added to it that needs to stop. As of late I have heard various people around campus say the phrase, “That is so autistic.” The . . .