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The Benefits of Playing Musical Instruments

Pangaea Kaan, Staff Writer

February 18, 2019

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Scientific research has proven playing a musical instrument is beneficial to individuals of all ages due to the motor systems inside the brain being trained, which control learning, reading, visual, and memory systems.   ...

Oscar Pistorius’ Effect on Post-Apartheid Civilization

Pangaea Kaan, Staff Writer

February 18, 2019

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The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius brought with it not only significant figures but portrayed the transformations South Africa has taken in its post-apartheid civilization. Pistorius was a national hero to the citizens of South...

Recognizing downsides to social media

Mackenzie Coughlin, Staff Writer

February 18, 2019

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Social media has changed the lives of millions ever since it was invented. Everyone sees these platforms and apps as a way of fast communication and connection worldwide. However, there is always a bad side to something good,...

The Gift Of Mortality

Molly Huibregtse, Staff Writer

February 16, 2019

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Quote: You don’t have to live forever, you just have to live. Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt    In recent years, immortality and immortal beings have peaked interest more than ever before. Tales of vampires, wizards who live foreve...

Bipartisanship not the missing or needed

Mac O'Brien, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019

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Something is missing from American politics. Something so vitally important that its absence makes the prospect of meaningful progress seem far-fetched. This sentiment, if little else, unites the country, with 75 percent of Americans...

How 3D Printers Work

Rozlyn Olson, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019

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In recent years, 3D printing has been making a name for itself in a variety of different ways. Its popularity has grown from a way to print simple knick-knacks to a way to create rudimentary medical applications. This includes...

Disney Needs to Stop

Lizbeth Hermosillo-Najar, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019

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Recently Disney released a snippet of their new live action movie of an old original tv series known as” Kim Possible”. The snippet went viral on the internet, people were not happy about their childhood show being rebooted...

Pelosi for Speaker

Malcolm Durfee O'Brien, managing editor

December 21, 2018

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It’s a real trend for Democratic candidates to attack Nancy Pelosi as leader. They denounce her as a damaging figure in the Democratic party. They say that she is to blame for losses of seats in the House and Senate. Bernie...

Tattoos and Piercings Entering the Workplace

Hailey Hutfless, Staff Writer

December 20, 2018

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Today more and more young adults are getting facial piercings and tattoos. The point of piercings and tattoos are for self-expression and showcasing art on your body. Many people have hard opinions on whether tattoos are professional...

Self Expression Through Street Art

Hailey Hutfless, Staff Writer

December 20, 2018

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Street art has is becoming more and more accepted, however there is a long way to go considering most graffiti and art is considered gang related or vandalization. Even throughout Omaha people are displaying their feeling and...

Despite 4-8 Record, Frost, Nebraska Show Meaningful Progress in Year One

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

December 19, 2018

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It was over in a blink of eye, but the Nebraska Football season, and the first year of the Scott Frost era, ended exactly 76 days after it started. It included another 4-8 record, plenty of heartbreak, and plenty of hope. This...

The Hard-Boil: Christmas Satire

Emma Whaley, Executive Editor

December 19, 2018

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 The Hard-Boil: Area man humiliated by coworkers over gag gift  Accountant Eric Guffrey, 32, was mocked by his coworkers during their annual white elephant gift exchange Friday. Guffrey reportedly showed up to the Peter...

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