The terror of Islamaphobia

Shaima Shamdeen, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Craig Stephen Hicks shot three Muslim college students in their home, execution style in Chapel Hill, N.C. instilling fear amongst Muslim-Americans across this country. So do I get to call Hicks a terrorist? The victims,... Read more »

Letter to the Editor

Lynn Thompson

November 13, 2014

Filed under Opinion

When November 7 Feminism issue of The Observer (Vol. 98) came out, I was ecstatic. I read it immediately upon receiving it. However, as the paper continued, I found myself steadily growing more and more disappointed. While the... Read more »

Be classy: Go to class

Jonathan Glover, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Have you ever heard the saying, “what’s mine is mine and yours is yours?” As a college student, you should make yourself familiar with it. You see, the distinction of yours and mine is becoming increasingly arbitrary as... Read more »

The 12 weeks of Christmas

Anna Kessner, Copy Editor

November 9, 2014

Filed under Opinion

And so it begins: Christmas decorations, holiday music and eggnog lattes in the red cups at Starbucks (which I’m definitely not complaining about). But holiday season is nowhere close to being here. Thanksgiving is still... Read more »

Eating healthy on a budget

Camille Borodey, Scene Editor

October 31, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Reevaluate your spending habits If you buy a Starbucks coffee and a pack of cigarettes every day, yet claim you do not have money to buy lunch, you may want to rethink your priorities. Look at all the stuff... Read more »

Out of state, not out of bounds

Chance-Weeks Williams, Sports Editor

October 31, 2014

Filed under Opinion

There are a few set backs to being based out-of-state, and I’m not talking about tuition. When you’re a fan of a team that isn’t local, you get weird looks. The exception is the NBA fans who don’t have a Washington... Read more »

Letter to the Editor

October 22, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Dear Editor, This is Logan Butterfield, President of the Kappa SIgma Fraternity. During my usually study hours I enjoy occasionally browsing through The Observer, reading well written articles about student life and campus indevores... Read more »