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Taxes cause not-so happy hour at World of Wings

By Neil Bui, junior computer information systems major One fine Thursday afternoon, a friend and I were on our merry way to grab a quick bite at World of Wings, a place often referred to as WoW. To my delight, it was 3:02 p.m. To some, it might be...

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You are probably too busy to read this column

By Kathleen Doll, senior political science and psychology major You know it’s true: Asking about someone’s day triggers a litany of tasks, appointments, meetings and stress. More than ever, we exude an aura of busyness. We proceed to overbook...

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Obsession with grades can dilute the joy of learning

Last Tuesday, I was one of the excited students in the audience of the Fish Interfaith Center, listening to acclaimed author and speaker Elie Wiesel speak about stories. Although I was struggling to hear what Wiesel was saying, presumably because of...

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Seeing the bigger picture through Polaroid photos

I see myself. I see my friends. We drift through social media in practiced hand-on-hip posture. We look tan, dully faultless and oddly similar to other students whose photos clunk after ours. I see us often. But it wasn’t until I started using a...

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Summer internship courses are way overpriced

This story was updated April 8 at 3:45 p.m. We’re all familiar with both paid and unpaid internships. But what about internships where you have to pay in order to work? Ridiculous, right? That has to be illegal. Actually, Chapman’s policy to...

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Social media photos, although deleted, stay online

By Josh Nudelman, sophomore political science and communication studies major With summer job and internship application season in full swing, I recently received some helpful tips from my grandma in a Facebook message. She sent me a CNN article...

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