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    Viewpoint: Shine, Baylor shine

Viewpoint: Shine, Baylor shine

Campus has been abuzz ever since it was announced that ESPN’s College GameDay will be broadcasting live from the banks of the Brazos on Saturday for the first time.

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    Viewpoint: Work to recognize covert racism

Viewpoint: Work to recognize covert racism

While back home over Thanksgiving break, a local business owner told me that for the past 20 years African-Americans had committed all crimes in our area of East Texas.

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    Viewpoint: Expand playoffs to include 8 teams

Viewpoint: Expand playoffs to include 8 teams

The College Football Playoff discussion is utter chaos. Never have I seen a season where there is as much dispute over who is better than the other within conferences than this season. Six teams – Alabama, Oregon, Ohio State, TCU, Baylor and Florida State – are jockeying for just four spots in the first-ever College Football Playoff.

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    Viewpoint: Pets are great for college stress

Viewpoint: Pets are great for college stress

Everybody knows college can be stressful at times.

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    Viewpoint: Stress, holidays, food go together

Viewpoint: Stress, holidays, food go together

The holidays bring many good things that are acknowledged everywhere: dessert, decorations, celebrating with loved ones, and every other good thing you can think of. What we do not usually talk about are the stressful things that come with the holidays.

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    Viewpoint: Student government needs to support greater email storage

Viewpoint: Student government needs to support greater email storage

“Your Baylor mailbox is almost full.” It’s about time we put those repetitive emails from Information Technology Services to rest.

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    Viewpoint: Revamp Hollywood movies

Viewpoint: Revamp Hollywood movies

A good brainstorming session might do Hollywood well.

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    Viewpoint: Value secular education without religious bias

Viewpoint: Value secular education without religious bias

By Sergio Legorreta Reporter We should support secular public schools, just as Rufus C. Burleson, the second president of Baylor, did almost 100 years ago. The reasons public education is important remain largely the same as those presented in a 1915 Baylor homecoming speech titled “Baylor People in Public Education.”

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    Viewpoint: Don’t let a screen replace faces

Viewpoint: Don’t let a screen replace faces

The main form of communication today is texting. It’s fast, easy and simple.

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    Viewpoint: Take studying for finals seriously

Viewpoint: Take studying for finals seriously

It’s getting down to crunch time here at Baylor, and the libraries, computer labs and study corridors are becoming more populated by the second. Students are finally putting down their phones and are attempting to focus on course material that should have been mastered months ago.
The final stretch to final exams is here, and students better be prepared for it.

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