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Textbook troubles

Marc Brodeur

March 20

Filed under Opinion

Each year companies such as Apple and Samsung release new smartphones to the market with the latest and greatest features and technology. We rush to stores and replace a perfectly functional phone with the latest model as soo...

We need more full-time faculty

March 4

Filed under Opinion

Permanent professors improve our campus There are many reasons it is important to get more full-time faculty members on campus. The benefits would not only affect students, but the campus as a whole. In terms of academics,...

Speak out: What would you change about SJCC?

Sophea Choun

March 4

Filed under Opinion

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Speaking in silence

Marc Brodeur

March 4

Filed under Opinion

Dynamics of communicating in a digital world Students gather around cafeteria tables in silence, staring down at the glowing screens of their cell phones. Back and forth they carry a conversation through text, even though they...

Be true to your school

February 20

Filed under Opinion

President Barack Obama told citizens to do their part to make this country better in his State of the Union address on Jan. 28. His message can easily be applied to our campus: get involved. Looking around campus, there is...

Eliminating infectious role models

Tyler Bar-Ness

February 20

Filed under Opinion

The connected age of the Internet and social media has made it easier than ever to latch on to celebrities and idolize their behavior. It is hard to ignore the scandals that follow the famous and glamorous. One young celebrity...

Speak out: Why did you choose to attend San Jose City College?

Roland Bough

February 20

Filed under Opinion

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America’s addiction

February 6

Filed under Opinion

Prescription drug abuse plagues young adults Prescription drug abuse has become a huge problem in the United States, particularly for young adults. It is easy to blame individuals for abusing these drugs, but drug abuse...

Speak out: Have you ever applied for a scholarship? Why or why not?

Marc Serrano

February 6

Filed under Opinion

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How to keep up New Year’s resolutions

Adbel Espinoza

February 6

Filed under Opinion

It’s a brand new year and the end of January is a time when resolutions are weeded out and die off. To keep the spirit of bettering yourself alive, here are some simple ideas that will help you follow through with almost any...

Civility starts with active listening

Sonia Waraich

February 6

Filed under Opinion

When emotions are high, it is easy to get carried away and regress into a juvenile bully, but being a part of a community means maintaining good relationships with the members of that community. As the world gets smaller, it is...

Necessity for feminism

Sonia Waraich

February 6

Filed under Opinion

Sexism takes a more discrete form Feminist is a word with a negative connotation in American society. The days of being barefoot and pregnant in the kitchen are over, but now the type of sexism affecting women has become much more su...

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