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Fifty Percent of the People at Table Six Have Seen Me Naked

Opinion by Allie Kruchell

Saturday, November 05, 2016

As autumn comes to a close, so too will many relationships. By the time the first winter snow falls, you may find yourself falling into the arms of a new partner. As a graduating senior with plenty of experience in the matter, I urge you to think about the way you approach your sexual adventures here at Fort Lewis.

 
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Young Adult Dog Owners

Young Adult Dog Owners

Opinion and Photo Provided by Lucy Schaefer

Saturday, October 22, 2016

Durango has proven to be one of the best places to live for dogs and dog owners alike. With relaxed dog laws and plenty of spacious outdoor areas to frolic with your beloved fur-baby, it becomes increasingly difficult to resist adoption.

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Keep it Classy this Election Season

Opinion by Alex Semadeni

Saturday, October 08, 2016


It’s a month before election season, which means political conversation is impossible to ignore. A person can’t get on social media without seeing someone passionately defend their candidate or explaining why their opponent is completely unfit for office. Because the candidates happen to be near polar opposites, political emotions run wild at this time, and as October surprises start making the media rounds, the back-and-forth bickering will be at an all time high. 

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The Pivot is Now

The Pivot is Now

Opinion by Kennan Malone Photo by Jarred Green

Saturday, October 01, 2016

Recently there was a proposal for mention of “liberal arts” to be omitted from Fort Lewis College’s mission statement in a meeting conducted by The Associated Students of Fort Lewis College.

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Give me Some Credit

Give me Some Credit

Opinion by Jarred Green Graphic by Allison Anderson

Monday, September 19, 2016

At the end of the previous semester I wrote an opinion piece about the change in credits.

 

I discussed the resistance to the credit change, and the way it has changed my “plan” for college.

 
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