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McAdvice: Pomodoro

Amid the busyness throughout the second half of the semester, students run on caffeine, pub runs, and other substances that should not be mentioned in front of authority figures. Students are cramming…



McDaniel Fraternity Sigma Alpha Epsilon on the day of their chartering. Courtesy of Ryan Grant/Sigma Alpha Epsilon McDaniel College.

What it Means to be Greek

Everyone has their own ideas about what “Greek Life” really means, and what it entails. Many see it as something akin to movies like “Animal House.” Many see it as having…




Kasey Nelson and Griffin Mahon at the Wounded Warriors Project table. Photo by Kasey Nelson.

Why the Wounded Warrior Project?

Now that Veterans Day has passed as it does each fall, I wonder how many people actually stopped to ask themselves the same question I asked myself in September last year:…



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The Path Forward

Although Donald Trump did not win the popular vote, he did win the electoral vote, bringing him to presidency. With the results of the presidential election, many Americans might face…


Keep the Bay clean. Photo by Emma Carter.

The Litter Problem

As a society in the past century, we’ve made so much progress socially, politically, and intellectually. So why is still commonplace to see litter on the street nearly everywhere you…



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Don’t ask for my sympathy

This article is a response to Alex West’s article “The Terrible World of a Trump Supporter.”  How dare you ask me to feel bad for you? You think that you…


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Why I’m Still with Her

I’ve already sent my ballot in, as I hope most non-local college students have. I sent it in weeks ago, and I voted for Hillary Clinton for President. And I…