Opinion

Why working out is not an excuse for cheat days

Why working out is not an excuse for cheat days

September 7, 2014 at 5:06 pm 0 comments

One of the most difficult things to do when you’re trying to be more fit or lose weight is to be consistent. The structured hypertrophy or strength workouts followed by a strict meal plan does not guarantee the same results without the dedication to be consistent. Eating the same foods, […]

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SMU students start Twitter trend: #FireJuneJones

SMU students start Twitter trend: #FireJuneJones

September 7, 2014 at 4:09 pm 0 comments

Minutes after the SMU versus UNT football game this Saturday, SMU students flooded social media feeds to talk about SMU Head Football Coach June Jones. The Mustangs lost 43-6 at Apogee stadium one week after losing to Baylor 45-0. Students were riled up to the point that the phrase #FireJuneJones […]

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Fear Of Missing Out causes anxiety in social media users

Fear Of Missing Out causes anxiety in social media users

September 7, 2014 at 3:32 pm 0 comments

There’s nothing worse in college than missing out on a big event that “everyone else” seems to be going to. Your Instagram feed and Snapchat stories are endless streams of people videoing the venue, the crowd dancing and everyone’s outfit of the night. You have a minor panic attack caused […]

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Celebrities are more than their stolen nudes

Celebrities are more than their stolen nudes

September 4, 2014 at 10:35 pm 0 comments

If you’ve been anywhere but trapped in a remote cave in the depths of the rainforest, you’ve heard about or seen some female celebrities’ nude photos that were stolen from iCloud and posted online Sunday. The Daily Campus’s Olivia Nguyen expressed her reaction to the hack, basically advising readers against […]

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Uber prevents drunken driving on SMU campus

Uber prevents drunken driving on SMU campus

September 4, 2014 at 10:03 pm 0 comments

Each day, people drive drunk almost 300,000 times, but fewer than 4,000 are arrested. 10.3 million people are reported driving under the influence, and the drunk driving rate is highest amongst twenty-one to twenty-five year olds. These statistics reported by Mothers Against Drunk Driving from 2012 showcase how drunk driving […]

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Asian students experience prejudice

Asian students experience prejudice

September 4, 2014 at 9:53 pm 0 comments

SMU is notorious for a plethora of things. The school holds titles for being one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation and the most expensive school in Texas. The most famous title SMU holds is being ranked #21 for Best Undergraduate Business Schools, according to Bloomberg Business Week. […]

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Celebrity nude leak demonstrates why you shouldn’t send naked photos

Celebrity nude leak demonstrates why you shouldn’t send naked photos

September 3, 2014 at 12:14 am 0 comments

It is reported that an unidentified hacker has notoriously hacked into more than one hundred celebrities’ iCloud accounts and obtained their nude photos. The famous stars include Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton, Selena Gomez and Kirsten Dunst. Lawrence and Upton, the two most prominent names that have been searched from the […]

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Media: don’t abuse the word ‘abuse’

Media: don’t abuse the word ‘abuse’

September 3, 2014 at 12:08 am 0 comments

With so many players already receiving suspensions for the 2014 NFL season due to the use of PED’s (performance enhancing drugs) and illegal substances, one would think that players would exercise better discretion when attending social events and parties. However, Tuesday, Denver Broncos’ slot receiver Wes Welker was suspended for […]

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The Celebrity Wedding Obsession

The Celebrity Wedding Obsession

September 2, 2014 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

We are obsessed with celebrity weddings. When one occurs, it is the only topic of conversation for weeks. We want to know every single detail of the event, which makes sense, considering the extravagance of the affair. Celebrities have access to the finest designers, event planners and caterers, and they […]

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How to deal with communal bathrooms

How to deal with communal bathrooms

August 28, 2014 at 10:11 pm 0 comments

If you’re one of the unlucky underclassmen that have to live in a communal dorm, you’ll be faced with the adversity of having no privacy. You’ll most likely have a roommate, sharing your personal space with a stranger, you’ll be going to parties, being one of the many people crammed […]

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