OPINION


4/16/2019, 12:00am

SU’s Kriner plan is perfectly “engineered”

The School of Engineering has been growing rapidly, over the past few years, enrollment has increased by 60 percent and is trending to increase by 20 percent for the upcoming academic year. Acquiring more space has become a desperate need, and repurposing Kriner Hall would meet this need.


4/16/2019, 12:00am

Establishment Democrats lack criticism

Speaking in Berlin, Germany, former President Barrack Obama critiqued quarrels within the Democratic Party, saying they should avoid a “circular firing squad”. 


4/16/2019, 12:00am

Military Policy needs Reform

Before any individual can serve in any branch of the United States Military they must meet a series of eligibility requirements, ranging from good moral character to physical fitness standards.


4/2/2019, 7:38am

Social media perpetuating spread of misinformation

The dawn of social media brought about a quick and efficient method of mass communication that has the potential to allow an enormous amount of information to rapidly reach the hands of a large percentage of the world’s population. 


3/26/2019, 12:00am

The State of our Union is not strong

Every year when I watch the president’s State of the Union Address, I see only half the room stand up at a time, and hear the president only value their party’s platform ideals, or just the pure political tension in the room. 


3/19/2019, 12:00am

Republicans need change of strategy in 2020

President Donald Trump is supposedly the leader of the Republican Party. However, he continues to attack former prisoner of war, American Hero former-Senator John McCain. McCain, unlike Trump, had it all.  


3/19/2019, 12:00am

SGA elections demonstrate lack of student involvement

Prior to spring break, when thousands of Shippensburg students flooded out of Shippensburg to their respective hometowns or beaches of their choosing, the Shippensburg University Student Government Association (SGA) held their annual elections for the 2019-20 Executive Rules Committee. 


3/5/2019, 12:00am

House gun control bill a step in the right direction

The U.S. House passed a gun bill, which is called the “Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019,” on Feb 27. What the new bill is and what it would mean for the average American is that now everyone needs a background check in order to start the process of buying a gun.