Category: Our View

Our View: Substance abuse in the homeless community should not be stigmatized

In November, Berry student’s inboxes were filled with emails from Health Services promoting free HIV testing at the Health Center.

Our View: Substance abuse in the homeless community should not be stigmatized

Last week, while driving through Rome, I passed a homeless man standing on the side of the road.

Our View: TikTok is a creative and communal outlet for users

The age of social media-bred super stars is an interesting one.

Our View: Approach conflict with respect for different points of view

Earlier in October, a video of Ellen DeGeneres and her wife Portia de Rossi seated next to George and Barbara Bush at a Dallas Cowboys game went viral.

Our View: Private prisons support flawed system

The U.S. has the unfortunate reputation of the highest incarceration rate worldwide.

Our View: Stay informed about impeachment

President Trump is currently undergoing an impeachment inquiry, announced by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Sept. 24th after a whistleblower came forward.

Our View: value traditions but also change

Mountain Day is arguably one of the most difficult Berry traditions to explain to people unfamiliar with the Berry bubble. To outsiders, hundreds of students holding hands, walking up and down a hill, bringing pennies […]

Our View: reconsider your travel destinations

Historic and natural sites are suffering from their popularity as tourist attractions, drawing large crowds and becoming desired destinations based on their popularity as social media hot spots.

Our View: there’s more to health than dieting

Earlier in August, Weight Watchers, now formally rebranded as WW, unveiled a new dieting app specifically designed for 8-17 year olds called Kurbo.

Our View: vaping’s unknown dangers should warrant quitting

In the early 20th century, cigarettes were casually and recreationally used as props in television and film, advertised with no restraints and disregarded as harmful to smokers.