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Content from the Opinion section of the Albany Student Press

By Kevin Mercado 3/1/16 The Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) on campus provides economically disadvantaged college applicants a fair opportunity to apply and get accepted into a university that they could not …

By Daniel Pinzon 3/1/16 It’s hard enough to wake up in the morning for class – it’s even worse when I can’t even take a nice shower. The same thing …

By Jonathan Peters 3/1/16 The University at Albany was among three other SUNY schools in 2011 to evenly split $140 million given to them by the New York state Governor’s …

  By Stefan Lembo-Stolba 2/23/17 Justice Antonin Scalia, top-conservative voice on the Supreme Court of the United States, died recently leaving the burning question of who will succeed his seat …

By Daniel Pinzon 2/23/16 Disney does represent minorities. It is not to our liking, but Disney went out and has captured other cultures aside from white culture. Disney is very …

By Jeffrey Rosenheck 2/23/16 Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Jeffrey Rosenheck. I am a senior here at the University at Albany, preparing to graduate in May. Though …

By Jonathan Miller 2/23/16 During this time of year, vaccinations and proper attire to accommodate the shifting tone in weather are all too familiar. With flu season currently in full …

By Kevin Mercado 4/5/16   A new four-week “simulation” course was introduced for University at Albany students, taking the College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity to the next level. …

By Jonathan Miller 4/5/16 Prison regulations have been a controversial issue for years, especially since the recent spike in incarcerations. With Clinton Correctional Facility’s prison escape scandal last summer and …

By Sean Kawakami 4/5/16 The power of social media has dwindled physical, intimate communication and, more precisely, love. It’s convenient nowadays to contact someone through Facebook Messenger or text messages, …