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Gene Editing is the Way of the Future

Gene Editing is the Way of the Future

By Henry Cohen, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017


Filed under Opinion

In the face of such awesome potential, there has understandably been several ethical and practical concerns over CRISPR’s application, and while some are more valid than others, none outweigh the world of good that can be achieved by embracing this technology.

Sexton, students talk religion’s place in society

Sexton, students talk religion’s place in society

By Idalina Sachango, Contributing Writer

October 28, 2015


Filed under News, University News

President Sexton debated three students on the topic of whether or not religion is a force for good in the world.

Investigations must be conducted to crackdown on immoral, unhealthy drug use

December 4, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Prescription drug abuse has increased over the past few years, and today one in four students use prescription drugs illicitly. The growing trend in prescription drug abuse has led to a drastic increase in overdoses. According to a recent study by the Center For Disease Control and Prevention, the numb...

Obama hides behind morality to justify Syria intervention

Obama hides behind morality to justify Syria intervention

September 9, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

The Syrian civil war began in 2011 but has only recently become relevant to the American media with President Obama’s announcement of his interest in launching a military attack against President Bashar al-Assad’s regime after recent suspicion of his use of chemical weapons against civilians. The White House has ...