Drug crackdowns unlikely to happen any time soon — but why?

PC Mel Nunn

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Drug crackdowns unlikely to happen any time soon — but why?

One of the major issues in today’s society is the illegal usage of drugs. The rising issue of illegal substance abuse is especially prevalent among teenagers and young adults. Because…

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Keep SUCCESSful students

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Keep SUCCESSful students

It is fair to say that the goals of UMBC students are to graduate with a college degree, and to receive a well-paying job after graduation. Some students…

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UMBC’s got something to prove, and it’s not pretty

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UMBC’s got something to prove, and it’s not pretty

Little did you know, UMBC is a center of performance art and interpretive dance. Every Friday night, if you just step outside your dorm or your apartment, you…

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Stepping up to sexual assault

PC Katie Hardy

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Stepping up to sexual assault

Sexual assault on college campuses is a continuous problem that many students are facing. Some universities, including UMBC are working on implementing more intensive sexual misconduct programs for…

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A call to no arms
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A call to no arms

This past week, a student entered Umpqua Community College in Oregon and killed ten students. Like many other shooters before him, he struggled with mental health problems. Similar to the…

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Prisoners needed
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Prisoners needed

The number of incarcerated people in America has more than quadrupled since 1980. As a result, a handful of states have turned to private prisons to help deal…

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