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Peace Students Ecstatic About the Football Season

Terrace Myles

October 2, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Sports

Football is back, after many months of waiting. From Friday night lights to tailgating at NC State Football games, to screaming at the television on NFL Sunday, America’s favorite sport has finally returned and many people...

LeBron James: The Most Powerful Athlete of All-Time

Quinton D. Howard

September 17, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Sports

We gain so much from viewing athletes compete for supremacy, we attract to their stories. We are consumed by the endeavors that athletes face; good or bad. The court of public opinion will attach an athlete’s personal endeavo...

Trending Trump

Quinton D. Howard

September 16, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Don’t look now, but Donald Trump is leading the polls to represent the Republican Party in the 2016 Presidential election. Crazy right? Trump has taken politics to a whole new level, basically campaigning as if it’s a sport....

I’ve been waiting for more interviews but they fell through

Xuxa Bennett

April 7, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Raleigh, NC -- it is now the second semester of the 2014-2015 academic year, and some raising seniors, juniors, and sophomores are worried their progress towards their goal of graduating. William Peace University prides itsel...

I Will Never Be Thin Enough

Gracie Lane

April 7, 2015

Filed under Opinion

“I will never be thin enough” is the message that gets put into young girl’s minds when they start their teenage years. Anorexia Nervosa is the name for the broad term with symptoms consisting of: Inadequate food in...

Living on a College Budget

Alexis Parlberg

March 25, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Attending a four year university and finding the funds for tuition is a challenge in itself; finding the funds to make it a fun experience is a whole other story. Just going to classes and attending sports games doesn't always...

Analyzing February’s Job Report & the Overall Economy

Quinton D. Howard

March 25, 2015

Filed under Opinion

In the month of February, the United States economy added 295,000 jobs. The private-sector added 215,000 jobs this past month, marking the 60th consecutive month of private-sector job growth. This streak extends the record for...

What is the Meaning of Valentine’s Day?

Gracie Lane

February 24, 2015

Filed under Opinion

What is the purpose of Valentine’s Day? Why do we dedicate one day out of the whole year to show someone how much we love them? Why do we give our girlfriends over priced red roses and chocolates in a big, red heart shaped box?...

Interpreting President Obama’s State of the Union Address

Quinton D. Howard

February 12, 2015

Filed under Opinion

"My fellow Americans, we, too, are a strong, tight-knit family.  We, too, have made it through some hard times.  Fifteen years into this new century, we have picked ourselves up, dusted ourselves off, and begun again the wor...

Christmas in November

Sarah Horne

November 10, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Santa Claus is coming to town…in a month and a half. Before we can finish up our bowl of uneaten Halloween candy or smash our rotting jack-o-lanterns, Christmas garland is already being strung from house to house, or dorm...

Same-sex marriage in North Carolina

November 10, 2014

Filed under Opinion

On Friday, October 1, same-sex marriage became legal in North Carolina. U.S. District Judge Max Cogburn deemed the same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional and overturned the state’s marriage restriction. As imaginable, upheaval...

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