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Anyone who listens to the news or watches it on TV has at heard the words “tar sands” and the “Keystone XL pipeline” thrown around, but many still do not know what these words really …
Two final presentations, two design projects, a final exam and a final essay to go. It’s tough, but I am surviving.
Vandal confessions need oversight – Vandal confession pages need more oversight to prevent callous confessions
It’s the guilty pleasure and gossip column of an entire campus, seeing into people’s sexiest, darkest and funniest confessions. Of course I’m talking about the notorious Facebook confession pages that include Vandal Confessions 2.0, Greek …
Ice and slick snow often stick to campus walkways long after a snowstorm– make sure to watch out where you step. Landing on your back is no fun at all.
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“You can’t have your cake and eat it too!” he declared. “You can’t ask for equality and then still expect people to hold doors open for you.”
It might be ill-advised to compare the fan bases at Idaho and Washington State and the respective home atmospheres for the Vandal and Cougar basketball teams.
A brutal ending, a brutal beginning. And for that matter, everything in between was just that for Idaho football this season. Brutal.
When the state legislature convenes in January, budgets will be set and money will be allotted. The University of Idaho has embarked upon the first phase in its most recent SBOE mandated program prioritization effort, …
In a recent interview with the Idaho Statesman, appointed University of Idaho President Chuck Staben said “I think flagship is a pretty charged word. I think that’s not a word I really want to use.”
I think if professors don’t want to make their students suffer through a final during finals week, they shouldn’t have to. Especially if it means that final is scheduled for 7:30 a.m.
When I saw “The Hunger Games,” I didn’t like it. Seeing young adults and children forced to kill one another wasn’t an entertaining experience.
Mitt Romney and Barack Obama, Raul Labrador and Jimmy Farris, Bill Lambert and Nancy Chaney, at every level politics is a battle between Republicans and Democrats. This competition is obvious during election cycles, but also …
Showing up strong — Chuck Staben makes solid appreance and shows direction for UI, but might have more learning to do
The University of Idaho community was recently introduced to its new president, Chuck Staben, who was provost at the University of South Dakota.
Stopping the unstoppable. Slowing a force of nature that gets what it wants, when it wants.
My roommate bought two candles for the apartment. Best decision ever, every time I come home my place smells like a tropical paradise, no joke.
Everyone accepts there are a few things that pregnancy entails such as morning sickness, hormonal fluctuation and children. Yet there is another thing that could come with it — a prison sentence.
Caution: Social media — Employers look at social media before hiring, clean up your profile or be rejected
Facebook, the company that has spurred revolutions, changed the way we communicate daily and allowed once private information to be shared on a global scale.
If you need a ride home for Thanksgiving, check out the ride board in the Idaho Commons next to the copy center. You might have to split gas money with someone, but it’s better …
Last week faculty senate passed two changes to the University of Idaho Student Code of Conduct. The changes must still be passed at an all-faculty meeting and then approved by the UI interim president Don …
If you live in Idaho, or even if you are just passing through, it is blatantly obvious that it is a red state. In fact according to Idaho’s Secretary of State, 64.5 percent of Idahoans …
Twerking and tweaking
Not the same thing, according to the student media board. I think they’re wrong. Either way, both will be happening to The Argonaut in the near future.
It’s a condition that has become an epidemic in the rapid growth of journalism’s web medium.
A couple of plastic surgeons work away at the singer, while her manager stands over her, listing off the talk show hosts who have canceled on her.
There is nothing wrong with being confessional, unless you live in areas like Moscow. Surprisingly, the American West seems dead set against confessionalism. Of course the West would be opposed to confessionalism, according to a …