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10/27/2020, 12:00pm

Give it a thought commentary: Do you have a minute?

A few weeks ago, I was walking across the academic quad in front of the library when I came across a middle-aged man and his two daughters handing out little pamphlets. Now my initial reactions were both of intrigue and a desire to keep on walking past as quickly as possible. 


10/27/2020, 12:00pm

Commentary: Systemic racism and erasing history

There exists in conservative political discourse a trend toward minimizing the effect of racism in our country. One does not have to look far to see commentators decrying the New York Times’ 1619 Project as a sort of treasonous, un-American attempt to slander the great and mighty divine providence that is the United States of America.


10/27/2020, 12:00pm

‘Haunting’ community activities recap

Shippensburg University is encouraging students to still participate in Halloween fun this semester despite the changes in tradition because of the COVID-19 coronavirus. This weekend was filled with spooky events for students both on and off campus. 


10/27/2020, 12:00pm

Sorority supports philanthropy amid pandemic

Due to social distancing guidelines, Alpha Phi members needed to find a way to continue their philanthropic work amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. So members turned to Instagram for Alpha Phi’s first ever virtual event. 


10/27/2020, 12:00pm

Kappa Beta Gamma hosts tournament

Sorority Kappa Beta Gamma brought members from different Greek organizations out for a day of corn hole tossing on Oct. 23 at the Shippensburg University’s Lot-C parking lot. 


10/27/2020, 12:00pm

Commentary: Break down the stigma, go to therapy

For years, therapy has been stigmatized as an option for “the weak” or the “severely mental cases” causing many to be afraid of talking about their emotions, not realizing they are hurting themselves. 


10/27/2020, 12:00pm

7 spooky Starbucks to try this week

What better way to prepare for Halloween than with a lineup of spooky drinks from Starbucks? Switch up your usual drink routine and try something fun for the holiday at Starbucks. Check out these drink recipes from users on Pinterest.


10/27/2020, 12:00pm

Commentary: Holiday TV shows will not air on main-stream TV

I remember when I was younger and how my family and I would go out trick-or-treating from house to house. I would fill my pillowcase full of candy and make the trek home to dump all the candy out, count how many pieces I had and sit down by the fireplace to watch the iconic “It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown.”