Americans love school shootings

February 22, 2018 2

Carl E Schulz Staff Writer In the wake of a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, which left 17 students and staff dead, Americans once again began the cyclical routine we

Learn to protect your web identity

February 25, 2015 0

PSECU Contributing Writer If a stranger approached you on the street, what would you tell them about yourself? Would you rattle off your full name, date of birth, mailing address, phone number and the names

Don’t believe everything you read

November 18, 2014 0

John Villarose VI Staff Writer This just in: President Obama wants to raise taxes on children and give all of our jobs, money and guns to whatever country we don’t like right now. If you

Staying informed in a world of confusion

October 28, 2014 0

Josephine Dadeboe Staff Writer Before the Ebola outbreak this year, the majority of people living in the United States had no idea what Ebola was. I would have to admit that I too was one

The selfie sensation: Why do we take them?

April 23, 2014 0

Ali Chiavetta Features Writer “But first, Let me take a selfie!” Do these lyrics sound familiar? Our culture is chock-full of phrases, acronyms and slang that all reflect ourselves. This issue is especially prevalent in

When employers take a peek, who do they see?

April 16, 2014 0

Nikki Schaffer Features Editor Very often, social media sites like Facebook and Twitter serve as public diaries, where the rest of the world is subject to hearing about your everyday rants and mishaps—along with what

The impact of social media on body image

December 4, 2013 0

Catherine Hogue Staff Writer With technology making the leaps that it has, a sort of Age of Narcissism has dawned on our society with the introduction of the ‘selfie’ into the mainstream. People have turned

All I do is pin, pin, pin

April 24, 2013 0

Danielle Weaver Features Writer “I saw it on Pinterest!” is quickly becoming a common phrase. Since it launched beta testing in March 2010, Pinterest has become the third most popular social media website in the

Social Media: an Evolving Campaign tool

November 7, 2012 0

Aaron Sanders Staff Writer We all love them: social media platforms which allow us to express ourselves. However, in 2012 social networks have been employed for political campaign purposes. We live for those to like

Printeresting pieces

November 7, 2012 0

Laura Maginley Assoc. News Editor Social media has been making its building influential presence known over the years, while laying the groundwork for the future. It’s effect on contemporary art will be explored in “Printersting,”

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