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Social media is now a powerful tool for news sources to get information to a wider audience. Users can share news stories with their friends and families. That information can spark conversations and, in some cases, action. The ability to spread the information comes at a price, however, and information …

The 2016 Nobel Peace Prize in Literature was awarded to American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan. The Swedish Academy gave Dylan the award “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition.” While the decision was applauded by a few literary figures such as Stephen King and Salman Rushdie, …

In Fall 2017, Carthage will launch the new Masters (MSc) of Business Design and Innovation program. The goal of this program is to prepare graduates to lead high performing, cross-functional teams, design innovative solutions, and develop effective strategies and programs across private, nonprofit, and government sectors of organizations. While many …

Arriving at college, students receive a sense of independence that leaves them making daily decisions affecting their academic and social lives. In order to make new friends and become more integrated into the newly entered environment, many students turn to drinking as a social activity. According to Villanova University, 80 …

“Marriage a la Mode” is a play that deals with love and marriage intertwined with the story of a usurped throne. One part of this split-plot production is a heroic story about getting the rightful monarch back in power. Underlying this is the low comic plot, which follows two noblemen …

Art and English double major Art Thesis: A written and illustrated collection of alternative fairy tales Can you describe the project you’re working on as your thesis? My Studio Art thesis project is to create my own small book of fairy tales. I am writing these based on the Grimms’ …

Clowns here, clowns there, clowns everywhere. Over the past two months, an epidemic of clown hysteria has spread across the United States. The reports have ranged from sightings to social media threats to alleged attacks. Responses to the reports have included police investigations, public warnings, school lockdowns and arrests. The …

Campus Event Allows Students to get Advice from Employers Themselves On Oct. 20, Carthage students had the opportunity to ask representatives from five different companies questions about how to present themselves when applying for internships and jobs. This was the Employer Panel Discussion, and it was held from 6:30 p.m. …

Although the Interfaith Youth Core had long been working to start up the Better Together Interfaith Movement on college campuses, it wasn’t until December of 2015 that the movement become an official student-government-recognized organization. Eboo Patel founded Carthage’s branch of the Interfaith Youth Core “on the idea that religion should …

The minute the Writing Center opened its doors in September, clients have been flooding in like they never have before. Already the center has booked 307 sessions – a 60 percent increase from last fall – and many students were scheduling them before the center was officially open. So the …