Opinion

‘Selma’ portrays King’s legacy

‘Selma’ portrays King’s legacy

January 24, 2015 at 12:30 pm 0 comments

By Albany Shaw So, the hubster and I went to see “Selma” a few weeks ago. I couldn’t fully articulate my thoughts on the movie for a while. Not because I thought it was bad but because it was too personal. At one point, I just sat in that movie […]

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Kurdish success in Kobanî reveals Kurdish strengths and weaknesses

January 22, 2015 at 10:15 pm 0 comments

By Brandon Roselius For the past three and a half months the Syrian town of Kobanî has been under siege by Islamic State forces. Located right on the border between Syria and Turkey, Kobanî was essentially surrounded by Islamic State forces on three sides with their retreat blocked by the […]

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Why you shouldn’t be sad Google Glass is being sent back to the lab

Why you shouldn’t be sad Google Glass is being sent back to the lab

January 22, 2015 at 9:58 pm 0 comments

It’s 2015, the year “Back to the Future” predicted that the world will be filled with self-tying shoes, hoverboards, and … Google Glass?

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Photo courtesy of Daniela Huebner.

Dear SMU, unplug for the day

January 22, 2015 at 9:40 pm 0 comments

Walking to my 8 a.m. class today I realized something horrible: I forgot my cellphone at home.

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How to score a summer internship

How to score a summer internship

January 21, 2015 at 8:20 am 0 comments

It’s officially second semester and you know what that means: it’s time to build that résumé of yours and start applying for summer internships. Internships are a great way to get a feel for the type of job you want in the future. You might, for example, think you want […]

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Free community college might improve US education

Free community college might improve US education

January 20, 2015 at 9:48 pm 0 comments

President Obama will reveal more details of this proposal in his State of the Union address on January 20, 7:00pm CT.

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Campisi’s brings new taste to campus

Campisi’s brings new taste to campus

January 20, 2015 at 9:37 pm 0 comments

Students asked, and Southern Methodist University delivered. Introducing the newest freshman on campus, SMU’s slice of heaven, Campisi’s Restaurant! Campisi’s offers top-notch pizza that would move the most stern pizza critic to a smile and bring the most ardent pizza lover to tears. Follow the sweet aroma for a slice […]

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How “The Interview” will change Hollywood

How “The Interview” will change Hollywood

January 15, 2015 at 3:10 pm 0 comments

In Hollywood, there’s a saying: “All press is good press,” but Sony’s “The Interview” sets a different tone. If you haven’t heard about the Sony hack, don’t freak out. You might live in North Korea. But here’s a brief overview: Sony was hacked. The presumably North Korean hackers continue to […]

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Embracing independence

Embracing independence

January 15, 2015 at 2:58 pm 0 comments

Listen up, kids. Greek life is cool. And this just in, so is non-Greek life!

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“New year, new me”- why resolutions don’t work

“New year, new me”- why resolutions don’t work

January 15, 2015 at 2:28 pm 0 comments

Readers, unless you have been hibernating under a rock for the past month, you must know it’s finally 2015! After fun festivities like the ball dropping in Times Square, copious amounts of alcohol being consumed and kissing a beautiful stranger, we roll into the next year a little drunk and […]

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