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    The Northeastern United States is amid a major Opioids Crisis. More and more people are becoming addicted to hard and illegal substances like heroin or abusing prescription pain …

Students have gathered across the country to protest gun violence in March for Our Lives. There were also protests with walkouts among high school students. I agree with protesting and …

    If hearing “ladies and gentlemen” offends you, you’re probably a college student.     The concept of political correctness is oppressive in nature. People deem certain words PC (politically correct) …

     A new poll came out that raises questions about the campus free speech debate. Conducted by Gallup, the poll interviewed 3,000 students and asked them whether protecting free …

    It took longer than expected to open, but Damien’s is finally here. It’s in a weird spot in the Campus Center, and its construction wasn’t without drama, but …

    The University at Albany has been accused by the Police Benevolent Association, the union representing state university police officers, for failing to disclose information related to campus crimes …

        Chuck Schumer is taking a step backwards by propagating racism under the guise of virtue signaling. Earlier this month, Schumer voted against Judge Marvin Quattlebaum who …

Two weeks ago, at the open forum for the 2018-2019 Student Association President/Vice presidential candidates, a little kerfuffle was had between vice presidential candidates Alexander O’Leary and Patrick Carrol. In …

    In the 1985 Supreme Court case New Jersey v. T.L.O., two teenage students were caught smoking in their high school bathroom by a teacher and were brought to the …

       Last week’s article supporting a tobacco-free Albany campus, supplemented by fines for smokers, is noble at best. But at its worse, it neglects the reality of smoking: …