Advice to advisors: be open to feedback
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Advice to advisors: be open to feedback

Every semester, students have to meet with their assigned advisors before they can register for classes they want to take next semester. While these meetings are intended to…

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Breaking free from CMI fees
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Breaking free from CMI fees

The new Course Materials Initiative was created at UMBC to provide students with “affordable” course materials, which include online textbooks and ancillary materials. If a student registers for…

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Disaster politics in Flint, Michigan
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Disaster politics in Flint, Michigan

Everybody can agree that the situation in Flint, Michigan is a disaster. But it’s a disgrace to see what lengths politicians will go to inhibit the recovery process.…

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Trumping Trump
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Trumping Trump

This past week, Donald Trump almost swept all 11 states on Super Tuesday, winning Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Massachusetts, Tennessee, Vermont and Virginia. It seems like Donald Trump simply can’t…

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Systemic sexual assault in porn goes unpunished

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Systemic sexual assault in porn goes unpunished

Sexual consent, and its various definitions, has become an increasingly complicated and controversial topic. As seen in the cases against Bill Cosby, rape coupled with the celebrity-world, adds…

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Hypocrisy in the age of Scalia
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Hypocrisy in the age of Scalia

Last week, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passed away on a visit to Texas at the age of 79. In his passing, politicians have sparked a debate as…

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