FACT CHECK: Responding to SGA Treasurer Carly Socha

With the advent of the UMBC Student Government Association’s Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Proposal, The Retriever Editorial Board will be fact-checking and responding to as much information about…

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Opinion: I’m done with the NFL.

Writer Zac McCord reporting at the game in Bimini. Photo by Alex McKenzie

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Opinion: I’m done with the NFL.

The NFL is out of touch with its base. What could have been a sweet victory for the NFL quickly turned into a bitter defeat, and suddenly the…

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When snow falls, UMBC needs to focus on the safety of students
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When snow falls, UMBC needs to focus on the safety of students

When I was growing up, there was nothing better than a snow day. School would close and I could spend the day lounging about drinking hot chocolate. Snowy…

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Marijuana should be legalized and regulated

Some UMBC students will be able to breathe a sigh of relief after learning that the Baltimore State Attorney, Marilyn Mosby, recently announced that she no longer plans…

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Patriots attempts to cheat thwarted, win Super Bowl anyway
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Patriots attempts to cheat thwarted, win Super Bowl anyway

This is a work of satire. Not only does last Sunday mark the sixth Super Bowl victory for Tom Brady, it also marks his first Super Bowl victory…

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University Health Services hours are not doing enough for students
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University Health Services hours are not doing enough for students

Last year on a Saturday, sophomore psychology and English double major Sophie Shippe, who had been feeling sick for a while, had the sneaking suspicion she had pneumonia.…

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