Texas students protest campus carry

This past summer Texas passed an open carry law that allowed students to carry guns on school campuses. This inspired Univeristy of Texas at Austin students to create a protest to counter the new law called Campus (Dildo) Carry.  And thus, students are adding sex…

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SpaceX-plosion: The Falcon-9 rocket

The Falcon-9 rocket created by SpaceX and its Israeli cargo exploded on the launch pad during a static fire test on Sept. 1.  When the smoke cleared, an investigation was launched and SpaceX began looking to rebuild, and space exploration continues. SpaceX - or Space…

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Businesses tale White House Equal Pay Pledge

Gender inequality is an unfortunate reality that negatively impacts much of American society. Result America’s oppressive patriarchal roots, the average woman earns only 79 cents for every dollar that the average man makes. This pay gap is not solely an issue of gender inequality; African…

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Casual Running Club: making hearts race

Many students at NCF care deeply about their health, demonstrated by both the food they consume and the exercise they perform. It is not uncommon to see students working out, especially if they are running across campus. For those interested in improving their “cardio,” or…

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New Snapchat filter proves that NCF is real

As students returned to campus, the desire to share New College experiences became evident. Using social media, students showed friends and family their appreciation of NCF; Facebook albums were created, Instagram posts bragged about the beautiful bayfront and, most importantly, Snapchat stories documented daily activities.…

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KYC: keep your consent

Feelings of freshness, positivity and motivation radiated across the campus as first-years adjusted to college life and returning students moved back into their “home.” Friendships formed, relationships emerged, and naturally, small attractions developed between students. This warm environment quickly faded, however, as the reality of…

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Therapy dogs coming to campus

As exam week fast approaches and deadlines loom in the near future, it is easy to feel overstressed. Six dogs want to help. In an event coordinated by the Counseling and Wellness Center (CWC) and the Positive Programming Committee —formed after the task force recommendations…

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Wales adopts opt-out consent system for organ donation

Following suite of other European countries such as Spain and Croatia, Wales became the first country in the United Kingdom to switch from an opt-in consent system for organ donation to a "soft opt-out" system. All Welsh citizens over the age of 18 will automatically…

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Brussels on lockdown in search for ISIS suspect

Brussels, the capital of Belgium, has been in lockdown for three full days now while the authorites search for Salah Abdeslam, who is wanted in connection to the Paris terrorist attacks. Belgian officials have put the city’s terrorism alert to the highest level which indicates…

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