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Camping isn't like being homeless

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April 20, 2009

On Wednesday, April 15, a new student-led organization held “Barricade of Boxes.” I attended expecting students and faculty to be rallying for the homeless and trying to raise money  from students living like the homeless. However, I was startled to see how students were really volunteering their...

Final column full of bitchin'

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April 11, 2009

This is it, the last semester of my college career. No more tests, research papers, homework or pop quizzes. Thank goodness. This is not going to be one of those columns where I talk about how amazing it feels to graduate (even though it does). This is the last column I will ever write for The Horizo...

Can I get some lettuce please

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March 16, 2009

On Monday, March 9, at approximately 2:30 p.m., I was hungry. I didn’t feel like getting in my car and heading to a fast food restaurant, so I decided to hit up the University Center Food Court. I ordered a turkey sandwich on a pita with pepper jack cheese, lettuce, pickles and mayo. Sounds easy enough. ...

Guys and Pizza: no anchovies, please

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March 7, 2009

I wish I could walk down an aisle of the grocery store and pick out a guy the same way I can walk down an aisle and pick out a frozen pizza.  Now that I think about it, guys are kind of like pizza. Some are thin (crust) and some thick. Some are just gross and too much to handle, like supreme pizza...

Some jokes aren’t funny

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November 8, 2008

Barack Obama won the presidential election by a landslide. The people have spoken. It was time for change and electing Obama is going to be the change people need. I’m happy my vote was heard and I’m excited to see what he will do in these tough economic times. Read More »...

We’re more than paper

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October 18, 2008

The Horizon is a great newspaper and a great way to get information about what’s going on at school and in the community. But did you know that there is a Horizon Newscast online? Read More »...

Bail me out — I’m in debt too

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September 27, 2008

As most of you have heard, President Bush and his posse are asking for $700 billion to bail out financial screw ups, AIG, Fannie-Freddie, Merrill Lynch and many more. All I want to know is where is this money coming from? Read More »...

Editors Roundtable 09-15-08

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September 13, 2008

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CYetxTpOOTk] The Horizon editors discuss media saturation.

Editors Roundtable 09-08-08

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September 13, 2008

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-fH7bO0nUKA] The Horizon editors discuss the media coverage of Sarah Palin.

Presidential election deathmatch

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September 6, 2008

Since we are on the topic of politics, I didn’t want to disappoint. As a journalism student, I like paying attention to the news, but most of my friends don’t know squat about the election coming up between Democrat Barack Obama and Republican John McCain. Read More »...