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“What Inspires You?”

STAFF EDITORIAL — For this week, we decided to try to be more personal so readers can get to know the staff a little better. We asked the staff “what inspires you?” We had some unique and interesting responses: Nathaniel: Deciding what inspires me is an extremely complex question. It’s hard to try to pinpoint it to [...]

April 16, 2018 The Denisonian Opinion, Staff Editorials 0

Students Must Raise Voices To Protect Open Internet

U.S. SENATOR SHERROD BROWN —  Last week I had the opportunity to speak with student journalists from several of Ohio’s college newspapers about the issue of net neutrality. Net neutrality rules help ensure that we have a free and open Internet. Today, that could not be more important, particularly for students. High-speed Internet is an absolute [...]

April 16, 2018 The Denisonian Blog, Opinion 0

It’s hard to keep up with the world off the Hill

Ever since coming to Denison, I’ve noticed how easy it is to disconnect from everything going on in the rest of the world. At home when I came downstairs for breakfast the news was always on, so it was easy to catch any important points they mentioned that morning. The evening news was another consistent [...]

April 16, 2018 Brooke Holland Editor's Corner, Opinion 0

POC: We Need to Address Somethings

OMARI GARRETT — I do not identify as a person of color. While I would welcome someone to describe me as such, and even associate myself with of persons of color, “person of color/POC” is not a term I use to describe myself. There are a few reasons. The ethnicities we take up and occupy, although to [...]

April 16, 2018 The Denisonian Blog, Opinion 0

The woes of being a middle child

Growing up I have never been alone. My older sister is four years to my senior and my younger sister is less than a year apart in age (363 days to be exact). I never had to experience anything by myself because I always had at least one sister to tag along. Most of the [...]

April 16, 2018 Chloe Sferra Editor's Corner, Opinion 0

April snowstorms bring May Flowers

STAFF EDITORIAL — Ohio weather is unpredictable. You can wake up to 30 degrees with wind blowing in your face as you walk to class in the morning bundled up. After a couple of short hours, you may just as likely find yourself sweating as you head towards lunch with the sun beating down, wishing you hadn’t [...]

April 16, 2018 The Denisonian Opinion, Staff Editorials 0