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Ethnic study courses inspire students to open their minds

Ethnic study courses inspire students to open their minds

McClatchy Tribune

May 14, 2014

In a state where Latinos make up the majority, one would think California’s educational system would reflect that. According to the California Department of Education, Latinos in 2012/2013 made up 52.7 percent of students in the state.However, with the majority of students in California being Latin...

Immigration

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April 23, 2013

S.W.E.R (Student Working for Equal Rights) supporter, Cynthia Vizcardo, right, speaks with undocumented brothers, Francis and Jorge Tume, both students at Miami Dade College and Dreamers wanting to apply for deferred action, Wednesday, August 15, 2012, in Miami, Florida, as Wednesday marks the first day t...

’50 Shades’

Sarah Dussault

August 29, 2012

Hustler Hollywood display of the "Fifty Shades of Grey" trilogy with S&M mask, whip and rose pedals on display near the checkout line, July 30, 2012, in South Florida. Hustler and other erotica shops have seen an increase in sales of items talked about in the book. Also, the customers coming in aren't...

Medicine is not a solution to all of our problems

Medicine is not a solution to all of our problems

Dante Frattini

November 30, 2010

Dante Frattini Americans are stereotypically lazy, obese NASCAR fans. No matter how true that may be, health is still a major focus for millions of people in the United States. Gyms, nutrition stores and Bowflex commercials are almost as prevalent as Taco Bells and Men's Big and Tall stores. Have you e...

Obama closes 2005 loophole in Title IX

Obama closes 2005 loophole in Title IX

Miriam Arghandiwal

April 27, 2010

Vice President Joe Biden announced April 20 the Obama administration would overturn the 2005 revised interpretation to Title IX federal law, which was said to provide a loophole in the law. Title IX reads that no one shall be discriminated against due to gender and requires colleges and universities t...

Campus-wide forum to address Haiti earthquake

Campus-wide forum to address Haiti earthquake

Timothy Sandoval

February 19, 2010

A few days after the devastating earthquake that struck Haiti, Sacramento State President Alexander Gonzalez sent out a message to the entire campus calling on it to do whatever it can to help the people of Haiti. Some on campus have answered that call. "For me, that was a clear call," said Don Taylor, direct...