Opinions

OPINION: Kavanaugh confirmed, and rape culture reaffirmed?

Even scarier than his anger, his insistence that the left is out to get him or his aggressively self-proclaimed love for fermented barley is the fact that Kavanaugh is no different than the guy who sits next to you in your physics lecture. In fact, there are many like him. Look around, your local frat house is packed to the brim with future Kavanaughs.  Read more

OPINION: No, you're not exaggerating. Break-ups are hard.

OPINION:  As college students, we can all agree that spending time with your best pals and/or your significant other is always a great time. But what happens when you break-up? Let’s be honest, friend break-ups are almost as bad as relationship break-ups, and if you have been through one, you understand how awful it feels.  Read more

OPINION: Family weekend is great for out-of-state students

 Family weekend is an opportunity for students to show their families around the campus, get their much-needed grocery shopping done and just have some good, ol’ fashioned family time. But family can visit whenever, not just Family Weekend. So what’s the big deal?  Read more

The cost of cotton

 Arizona has long tried to deal with the largest inhibitor of growth into the hottest parts of the state: water. The Water Resources Research Center at the University of Arizona estimates that the Grand Canyon state uses about 2.5 trillion gallons of water a year over its 7 million residents.   Read more