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Things you learned during the first week of class at Colorado State

Well, Rams, the good news is that you made it through the first week of classes. The bad news is that we still have another 14 weeks, and it only gets worse from here. Let’s focus on the positive, though. Here are some of the crucial things you learned during the first week of the semester. [...]

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The Ethics of Fighting with Terrorists

The United States is supporting, funding, and arming “terrorists.” Not through back channels, middlemen, Swiss bank accounts or CIA covert operations, but openly and publicly. The Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) was designated as a foreign terrorist organization on October 8, 1997 by the U.S. Department of State after thirteen years of insurgency, including bombing attacks [...]

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Remembering Michael Gatto

Photos courtesy of the Gatto family Photos courtesy of the Gatto family Photos courtesy of the Gatto family Photos courtesy of the Gatto family Photos courtesy of the Gatto family This past Thursday, Georgia Southern University student Michael Gatto passed away after sustaining severe head injuries at Rude Rudy’s. The suspect, Grant Spencer, is in [...]

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Broadway favorite Sutton Foster performing at BYU

Two-time Tony Award-winner Sutton Foster will perform two concerts at BYU this week. Foster is a renowned Broadway and TV performer. Cultivating her audience with incredible talent and a unique charm, Foster will bring excitement to BYU Friday and Saturday, Sept. 5 and 6. “I am really excited because I have a lot of ties [...]

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Men’s soccer defeats Iona, 1-0, in rainy match at Nickerson Field

Not even a weather delay could slow down the Boston University men’s soccer team Sunday night, as the Terriers defeated Iona College, 1-0, in a rain-soaked tilt at Nickerson Field. With the victory, BU improves to 2-0-0 on the season – the first time since 2001 that the team has posted such a record to start [...]

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In Photos: USC defeats Fresno State, 52-13

The Trojans ushered in the Steve Sarkisian era on Saturday afternoon following a chaotic week in Troy. USC’s 15th-ranked football team silenced all the whispers about senior cornerback Josh Shaw’s suspension and senior running back Anthony Brown’s departure by charging to a 52-13 victory over the Fresno State Bulldogs. Photos by Ralf Cheung.

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Gators rebound from loss, top Oklahoma State in first road weekend

Two days after experiencing their first loss of the season, the Gators took the field for the first time ever in Stillwater, Oklahoma, determined to return home with a victory.

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Lawsuit alleges UC not permitted to give aid, in-state status to undocumented students

The conservative group Judicial Watch Inc. filed a lawsuit Tuesday arguing that the University of California is prohibited by federal law from giving in-state tuition and grants to undocumented students. Filed on behalf of Earl De Vries, a Republican candidate for the state senate in 2010, the lawsuit claims that pursuant to U.S. code, undocumented immigrants can’t [...]

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The Union Flak

 A grinning Churchill and FDR sit together, cementing the cooperation necessary to save democracy and the Western world as we know it. The romance of these now fading photographs inspired a “special relationship”, as Churchill called it, between the United States and the United Kingdom. Because of the strong cultural, historical, and linguistic ties between [...]

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Top 5 pop culture events from the past week

While attending class and reading over hand-outs during the first week of classes, you may have missed out on some pretty big pop culture happenings. Here are the top five pop culture events from last week. 5. Miley Cyrus’s VMA Date turned himself into Police. Miley Cyrus brought a young homeless man with her to [...]

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