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  • February 7Dance IV Studio to Stage
  • February 3Second Semester Begins
  • February 26Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee in Library
  • February 22Jazz Festival on Arts Bridge
  • February 17Jazz on the Bridge February 22, 2020

How will new streaming services change entertainment?

Donovan Michel, Student

December 10, 2019

As Disney+ launches and other entertainment companies launch their own alternatives to services like Netflix and Hulu, the ease that streaming services initially brought is being lost. While Netflix rose to popularity due to its convenience and centralization of entertainment, that one-stop setup can no longer exi...

The Productivity of Whitney Young Students

Donovan Michel, Student

October 10, 2019

Whitney Young’s students are generally perceived to be some of the highest-achieving in the nation, but it is not known what the primary factors are for that. Paradoxically, many students procrastinate or cut corners to achieve the high scores they want, so it is unclear just how productive the students of Whitne...

Cristiano Ronaldo Rape Allegations

Kyla Jones

October 17, 2018

Recently, claims have  been made that the soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo raped a woman back in 2009 in a Las Vegas hotel room. The woman making these accusations goes by the name of Kathryn Mayorga. Not only does she claim Ronald...

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