Category: Opinion

Recognize your privilege, focus on others during the election

It feels like a million years ago when I watched Donald Trump’s inauguration in my senior year art history class in January of 2017.

Berry students deserve more than one day off in a semester.

Last week, the President’s Office announced the official schedule for spring semester.

Our View: Election day should be a school holiday

On Nov. 3, Americans across the country will exercise their right to vote by going to the polls and participating in the 59th presidential election.

When reading, look beyond assigned books

When I was in middle school and high school, I was that kid that would sit at home and read hundreds of pages in a YA, thriller or romance novel daily.

Our View: Graduate school application process is too costly

Many students at Berry are considering attending graduate and professional schools, and are beginning to make these decisions now.

Incarcerated people deserve human rights

In the United States there are two words that go hand-in-hand: “prisons” and “overcrowding.”

Our View: Voting is a privilege and a right

Politics and voting can be intimidating and daunting.

Improve communication in all areas

I returned to Berry’s campus in May to work over the summer, and communication has been lacking, to say the least.

Make these COVID days merry and bright

It’s Saturday afternoon at around 4 p.m.

Our View: Avoid stigmatizing people with COVID-19

It’s no secret that COVID-19 cases have grown recently here at Berry.