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RATE to host MCTC Tech Fair

January 28, 2008

One Monday afternoon I found myself in the cramped quarters of a conference room where Realizing Abilities Through Education's (RATE) cabinet members continued pushing for more clarity, organizing resources both material and human,...

The Personal Has Always Been Political

March 10, 2007

The office of Mary Pruitt, located in the counseling center on the second floor of the T building, gives you an immediate sense that an old-school activist occupies the place. The walls are lined with shelves that overflow wi...

Student Opinion Divided Over Conflict in Somalia

February 10, 2007

Somalia is a country torn by conflict, home to a people divided by history. After nearly sixteen years submerged in anarchy, controlled by various warring clans, new measures to consolidate power on the part of militant Islamists...

The Runaway Homeless Youth Act

February 10, 2007

The Runaway Homeless Youth Act is the first federal petition for funding of homeless shelters, clinics and services for homeless youth under 21 years. The RHYA was voted for by senate in the non budgetary year of 2006, the reque...

The H.E.R.B. Club

February 10, 2007

Three students have proposed a new club to the Student Senate that has grown out of the Western Clinical Herbalism program. The Herbal Enrichment for Restoring Balance, or H.E.R.B. Club, hopes to teach students how to grow organic...

The Lotus Restaurant: A Neighborhood Champion

January 27, 2007

“Never blow your soup if it is too hot, but wait until it cools. Never raise your plate to your lips, but eat with your spoon.” --C.B. Hartley: The Gentlemen’s Book of Etiquette, III, 1873 If any of y...

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