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We are fast approaching the one year anniversary since COVID-19 made its way into the City of Lubbock and when everything sports and academic related was put on hold. 

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While shopping with my boyfriend last week, I noticed a common abnormality. It would not have phased me before, but it was brought to my attention that day.

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For some of us, our comforts rest in stepping into the on-screen worlds of science fiction, fantasy, comedy or action. With plenty of media from different genres promising a more exciting viewing experience, it calls to question why historical dramas, with their sometimes slow pace and trope…

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I thought high school was the definition of multi-tasking. I was wrong; so wrong that I would go back and take that workload over what I am doing now.

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There’s nothing more soothing than re-watching your favorite childhood Dreamworks or Disney cartoon.

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In a time when everyone’s best self is presented to the world on the internet, it can be easy to feel unworthy. It is necessary for us all to go easy on ourselves and prioritize self-confidence over perfection.

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The romance genre tends to have a bad reputation about books with fainting women and shirtless men on the covers. But, the romance genre has books for everyone based on what they want to read, shirtless men and all. 

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Give credit where credit is due. Rock, hip-hop, blues, jazz, gospel, Rhythm & Blues and many other genres of music were started by Black artists and musicians. We wouldn’t have a wide variety of music if it wasn’t for the Black artists who trailblazed the music industry.

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The COVID-19 pandemic caused many people to go through rough times. Many lost their jobs and struggling to find one now.

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Given today’s political climate and how Texas almost became a toss-up state in the 2018 Senate elections, the idea of becoming a “purple state” almost became a reality. I’ve mentioned this before, but I don’t favor the two-party system we currently have in our government. I have also argued …

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If you had asked me about a year and a half ago the question; who was going to win the following presidential election, I would have told you Trump would no questions asked. However, events that occurred in the last year have caused many people like myself, to retract their statement about a…

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The Electoral College, the select few that are tasked with the sole purpose to elect the president of the United States, however, they are shrouded in mystery and confusion.

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The process of transitioning from high school to college was exciting as many of us might remember. Living on our own, (many for the first time without our parents), provided us the opportunity to grow on our own and solidify ourselves as individual people.

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Two seasons removed from being the National Championship runner-ups, Tech fans have plenty of reason to be optimistic heading into the new year. Tech men’s basketball head coach Chris Beard has put together an exciting group headlined by names like Nimari Burnett, Mac McClung and Terrance Sh…

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I think it is safe to assume that most of us don’t pay attention to politics. We are too busy with school, work and family to care about which candidate has the better approval rating. When election season rolls around, it’s like a I’m-right-your-wrong-bar-brawl when dealing with political i…

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With the presidential election in full swing and election day close at hand, elections are on every American’s mind. Whether on social media, the news and even the “Go Vote!” flyers stuck on the milk coolers at your local supermarket, the reminders are there.  

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The 2020 American presidential election nears with every day, and with political divides running deeply through America at the moment, this may be the most contentious election in recent history. Republican incumbent Donald Trump will be seeking re-election as president, while former Vice Pr…

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In 2019, I was no longer a prisoner to the world, my family and myself. I found my voice and spoke up. I am a proud member of the LGBTQIA+ community, and I am out.

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The COVID-19 pandemic caused many people to go through rough times. Many lost their jobs and struggling to find one now.

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Given today’s political climate and how Texas almost became a toss-up state in the 2018 Senate elections, the idea of becoming a “purple state” almost became a reality. I’ve mentioned this before, but I don’t favor the two-party system we currently have in our government. I have also argued …

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If you had asked me about a year and a half ago the question; who was going to win the following presidential election, I would have told you Trump would no questions asked. However, events that occurred in the last year have caused many people like myself, to retract their statement about a…

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The Electoral College, the select few that are tasked with the sole purpose to elect the president of the United States, however, they are shrouded in mystery and confusion.