The State Hornet

Republicans looking to stamp out food stamps

Jaime Carrillo

November 13, 2013

Congress’s recent cut to food stamps is deplorable in a Dickensian sort of way.The act reminded me of the famous line uttered by Scrooge in “A Christmas Carol.” Ebenezer Scrooge’s callous response to why he didn’t donate to charity was questioning if there were jails or workhouses. Such ...

Environmental studies faces lack of professors

Sean Keister

April 27, 2011

The environmental studies department faces the possibility of fewer sections this fall, as the department is down to two full-time professors.Environmental studies department chair Dudley Burton said the department is concerned about the cuts."The cuts have been going on for several years now, and t...

Health fees proposed to increase to cover department cuts

Sean Keister

April 27, 2011

The Counseling and Psychological Services Department is proposing an increase to the mandatory student health fee by adding $35 to the $75 per semester students already pay as part of their tuition. This idea is being proposed to offset the cuts to the department over the past two years. It is hoped the fe...