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Students prepare for new semester goals

Bre Berkebile, Staff Writer

January 20

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Spring semester has officially begun, and students and professors are getting organized for the weeks to come. Junior Ellory Dabbs said she makes a checklist of the school work due that week on Sunday to help keep her organiz...

Anxiety sets in as wait for snow continues

Brooke Boyer, Co-Features Editor

December 9

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Normally seeing significant amounts of snow by November, this winter has proven different, and, for some community members, anxiety has set in while they wait for the significant snow. Although there was a brief period, Thursday tha...

Freshmen: over half are unsatisfactory

Peijia Zhang, Co-Features Editor

December 4

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More than half of the freshmen have received yellow or orange warning cards for one or more unsatisfactory mid-term grades this year, Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs Paul Newman said. “That’s typical (of the number compared...

Education enhanced by programs

Rachel Logan, Copy Editor

December 4

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For students looking for variety in their education, certificate programs are available to add to majors and minors. Certificates are more specific or broader in scope than minors, though the two types of programs are comparabl...

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