Tensions between North Korea and U.S.

By Chris Shaddock Editor-in-Chief While tensions between the U.S. and North Korea have never been good, in recent years they have worsened due to North Korea’s progression of their nuclear missile program. Results of these growing tensions have caused fear amongst Americans and Asians, involvement of foreign powers, such as China and Russia and vague threats of war … [Read more...]

DACA: All you need to know

By Victor Porcelli Staff Writer DACA, which stands for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, is a policy enacted by President Obama on June 15, 2012, which grants individuals meeting certain requirements temporary safety from deportation. Applicants are required to have been under 16-years of age upon their arrival, been in the country for at least five years, … [Read more...]

Protests, punditry, policy: Trump’s travel “ban”

By James Evans Staff Writer Call it “extreme vetting.” Call it an “immigration ban.” Or simply, call it “monumental.” Executive order 13769, titled “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States,” was signed into action by newly inaugurated President Trump on Jan. 27, 2017. The order, which, citing the lack of proper vetting prior to Sept. … [Read more...]

In This Issue: Trump Claims Victory, Veterans Memorial Plaza Dedicated, Campus Sustainability Leading by Example and More

Download our sixth issue of the year below. 51-6-final-compressed Featured Articles Long loses election, gains experience, perspective Dakota Access Pipeline discredits tribal sovereignty of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Men’s, women’s basketball teams slated first in preseason polls Read the rest in the PDF! Trump claims victory in 2016 election … [Read more...]

Opinion: Trump Explained: Why He Has So Many Supporters, and Why You Shouldn’t Be One of Them

By Kellie Dietrich Features Editor This article was originally published in Issue 9, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (February 18, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. “It’s not whether you win or lose, but whether you win!” This Donald Trump quote appears on the cover of his 1989 book “Trump: The Game.” While many years have passed since this book was … [Read more...]