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Give me pornography, or give me death!

Michelle Heatherly February 25, 2013
While I am personally opposed to pornography, I believe that people should have the right to uncensored internet usage. This is not an issue of porn, but of our civil liberties. As a citizen of America, one of the very few countries that preaches free speech and freedom of religion, it’s my belief that you should be able to do as you please—as long as you do not inhibit my liberties.
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Hemp fiber can be made into a number of products, including plastics, fabrics and biofuels. (Photo Credit: MCT Campus)

The benefits of the hemp industry and bringing it back

Michelle Heatherly February 7, 2013
What if I told you there is a completely natural product that can create building products, plastics, environmentally friendly biofuels, durable clothing materials and fabrics and highly nutritious products for humans and animals and, more importantly, helps fight cancer and skin conditions?
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Who’s the next leader of USG?

Michelle Heatherly April 16, 2012
With elections starting beginning April 16, the three presidential candidates, Juan Pablo Cordon, Adil Hussain and Anna Lubitz, tell the Stateman why they should be elected for the position.
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Astronomy Open Night

Michelle Heatherly March 22, 2012
The third Astronomy Open Night of the semester showcased on Friday a new method of calculating interstellar distances. Cloudy weather prevented telescope viewing, but dozens of people arrived at the Earth and Space Sciences building to learn about supernova models and ask questions.
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Town Hall covers fairness

Michelle Heatherly March 5, 2012
The Undergraduate Student Government addressed funding and transparency in a town hall meeting held on Thursday evening in the Student Activities Center.
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