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Kanye West – Jesus Is King | Album Review

Alex Anderson, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

Kanye West dropped his ninth studio album JESUS IS KING on Oct. 25; it's one of the most controversial yet influential albums of all time.

Intro to Being Jewish at Austin College

Anna Rajagopal, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

  I am Jewish. I have attended secular schools of the public and private variety, Modern Orthodox Jewish Day Schools, and a Pluralistic Jewish Day School. One type of school I've never attended is a Christian school. I just started my freshman year her...

Serving Up Kindness: Cafeteria Style

Anna Rajagopal, Staff Writer

November 6, 2019

In my short time at Austin College, I have had the great pleasure of interacting with and becoming familiar with our cafeteria staff. Each member of the staff is friendly, amicable and dedicated to showing kindness to eve...

Opinion: Are the Kurds the New Mujahadeen?

Gabe Castrillon, Opinions Editor

October 30, 2019

Over 40 years ago, in 1978, the Soviet Union led a coup in Afghanistan to set up a communist government, beginning what would become another decade long proxy war between the Soviets and the United States. A group of Afghan freedom...

The Gospel & The Office: Why They’ve Survived Our Evolving Society

Alex Anderson, Staff Writer

October 27, 2019

Who knew all The Office characters regularly attend church?

Weekend Blues?

Larissa Gamble, Editor-in-Chief

October 16, 2019

The views and opinions expressed in this article are the writer's own and do not necessarily represent the newspaper as a whole.  Are you feeling lonely and bored on the weekends? Do all of your friends go home, but you live...

Sandwich Semantics: A Classification of the Hot Dog

Gabe Castrillon, Opinions Editor

October 9, 2019

The views and opinions expressed in this article are the writer's own and do not necessarily represent the newspaper as a whole.    The question is known to many, but the answer is known to few: Should a hot d...

Jesus The Party Bro?

Alex Anderson, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

You saw Jesus at a college party. Best. Party. EVER!

Flu Shots Now Available in Pumpkin Spice

Alex Anderson, Staff Writer

September 30, 2019

Nobody hates you if you have the flu and show up to class, said no one ever.

Do “We the People” Really Know What’s in the Constitution?

Alex Anderson, Staff Writer

September 20, 2019

  ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, millions of Americans celebrated Constitution Day in honor of the Constitution's ratification in 1787. Flag-waving parades filled the streets, Americans wore patriotic clothes, fireworks lit up the night sky . . . Yeah, not...

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