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Kansas gives LGBTQ a bite out of the equality apple

Kansas gives LGBTQ a bite out of the equality apple
January 22, 2019

I wasn’t born like you. I don’t agree with you. I don’t like the same people as you, but we have the same bills to pay. Does that mean I shouldn’t work with you?This question is distressed upon...


January 21, 2019

Dear Smalls,This year I was planning to start budgeting, or at least to save some money, but it’s tougher than I had anticipated.Any Advice?-money problemsDear Money Problems,Luckily for you, Washburn...

Opinion: Road construction is a necessary evil

Opinion: Road construction is a necessary evil
January 15, 2019

Let me first preface this opinion piece by saying this: I do not drive. I’ve never learned how to and I don’t know if I ever will. It’s just a part of who I am that is an inconvenience to me at times...


January 11, 2019

Dear Smalls,How can I find an on campus job, and are they flexible with school schedules?-JoblessDear Jobless,Try going to the Washburn website at Then find the tab that...

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Ask Smalls
December 5, 2018

Dear Smalls,I am increasingly concerned for my mental health but am super self-conscious about talking to anyone about it, is there anyone or any place you would recommend for me to go to?Thank you.-SticksDearest...

Opinion: Saying Merry Christmas or happy holidays

Opinion: Saying Merry Christmas or happy holidays
November 27, 2018

As people begin decorating Christmas trees and putting up Christmas lights, and children begin writing lists to Santa, everyone seems full of holiday cheer. But, with this holiday cheer comes some controversy...

Tips for safe winter driving

November 19, 2018

I’m sure we are all under the same impression. Kansas skipped fall altogether and jumped right into winter. No matter how annoying that may be, it is important to embrace this miniature ice age in the...

Do you feel safe in “Trump’s” America?

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Today? Absolutely not. I carry a weapon on myself everywhere. I don’t feel like I can be safe with the way that Trump is brainwashing America right now. Essentially, Trump is training a pack of wolves...

Now that this election is over, let’s move on

Now that this election is over, let's move on
November 6, 2018

By the time this is published, hopefully, we will know who has won the 2018 election. And boy am I so ready for this mess to be over. We have been constantly bombarded with ads on TV, Facebook, Youtube...

You’re never too old to trick or treat

You're never too old to trick or treat
October 30, 2018

It’s that time of the year again. Halloween is upon us and you are probably asking yourselves, “Am I really too old to go trick-or-treating?” Well, hopefully, I can answer that question for you.Before...

Washburn faculty and staff work to make campus more inclusive

All things equal: The Equality House sits at 1200 SW Orleans St. in the Westboro District. The house was painted in the pride flag colors in 2013 and houses the headquaters of the Planting Peace organization.
October 30, 2018

Dear Ichabods,A recent story in the New York Times ( revealed an initiative from the Trump administration...

Small Business Talk

Help small business: Small businesses like PT's Coffee Roasting Company is a fun and local business where many students go for the great coffee and the warm and welcoming experience
October 22, 2018

Due to how America sets up its market system, anyone can be successful if the people are willing to work hard to achieve their goal, but sometimes that isn’t the case.Working at a movie theater, I have...

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