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Caffeine: The fuel for college students

Caffeine: The fuel for college students

Avi Kumar, Staff Writer

October 15, 2020

It keeps us awake, and wakes us up. It helps us concentrate. It is undeniably addicting. Sometimes, it is a college student’s most reliable friend, and sometimes it is that one intimidating (or toxic) person whose help we will never seek. It can break the bank as well. We all have an opinion on it. What...

One drug, two nations and the marijuana debate

Aditya Garg, Ty Gooch, Ty Gooch, and Aditya Garg

September 20, 2013

Pot fanatics are not holding it in any longer. Not only on campus, but nationwide, advocates for the legalization of marijuana have clearly voiced their demands. In November 2013, Colorado and Washington became the first states to legalize marijuana, sparking nationwide movements and policy debates. “The pulse of the country is changing and moving towards legalization and decrimina...

Brain irregularities found in young Internet addicts

Kate Gibson

February 3, 2012

How often have you logged into a computer to check Moodle and moments later found yourself on Facebook without remembering how you got there? In an age when virtually any information is only a click away, experts are beginning to explore reasons behind compulsive Internet usage. A recent study...