Friday, March 24, 2017

Opinion

Betsy DeVos is the wrong pick for Secretary of Education

Carina Smith Features editor csmit367@jccc.edu With each new president comes a new administration. President Donald Trump brought in nominees for his administration, including Secretary for Education Betsy...

Staff Editorial: Be wary of fake news, those spreading it

The days following this year’s election were filled with media panels discussing fake news and the role it played in the election of Donald...

Guest column: In defense of Trump

Calvin Oyler Student Recently The Campus Ledger published an editorial attacking President-Elect Trump and those who voted for the man. Donald Trump does not need me...

Thoughtful gifts don’t mean empty wallets

Annie Beurman Reporting correspondent abeurma1@jccc.edu You’re standing in a store at the mall, staring at the absolute perfect gift for someone you love, but the price is...

On witnessing Trump’s election as an international student

Henry Lubega Staff photojournalist hlubega@jccc.edu The First Amendment of the United States grants freedom of speech and freedom of expression without fear of being detained for commenting...

The quest for barbecue in Prague

Sean Hull Special to the Ledger Prague is an increasingly international city, which means there’s plenty of options when you’re craving something other than the traditional...

Students learn best from passionate teaching

Peter Loganbill Special to the Ledger At 7 a.m. I walked into my high school to meet my math teacher. I didn’t want to be there....

Staff Editorial: Americans must now stand up for their neighbors

Early on Wednesday morning, the American public was informed that Donald Trump would be the next president of the United States. The news came...

Prague proves to have an exceptional transit system

Sean Hull Special to the Ledger Prague is known for a few things: the grand architecture of the Old Town and Prague Castle, the ubiquitous red...

Why studying abroad is worthwhile

Sean Hull Special to the Ledger Seeing Prague from the sky was an experience I wasn’t prepared for. Sixteen hours and four different planes brought me...

Letter to the Editor: Clinton not fit for presidency

Of the candidates for president, Hillary Clinton is the worst choice due to her lack of judgement, compassion, experience and her character. Since Hillary stepped...

Staff Editorial: Informed voting vital in 2016 election

After over a year of campaigning, the 2016 presidential race is finally coming to an end. Driving through the streets you can still see...

Staff Editorial: It’s time to talk about sexual assault

On September 14, a female student was allegedly held in a bathroom at Shawnee Mission East High School and sexually assaulted by a 15...

Staff Editorial: Welcome back! It’s time to focus on success

The Campus Ledger editorial board would like to formally welcome you to the Fall 2016 semester. As parents and teachers have likely been telling...

Governor Brownback should resign

The Campus Ledger Editorial Board If there is one name in Kansas dreaded more than any other, that name is Sam Brownback. The state is in...
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