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How should the U.S. respond to Russia in Crimea?

By   /  March 26, 2014  /  2014 Spring, News, Opinion, Point / Counter Point  /  Comments Off

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Haroon Atcha // Political Columnist With the annexation of Crimea, Vladimir Putin has called our bluff. Our tough talk has in the end, not amounted to much. Crimea isn’t worth the fight to America, and Western Europe can’t live without Russia’s investments. That being said, the sovereignty of borders must be respected and we shouldn’t […]

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Board meeting highlights

By   /  March 26, 2014  /  2014 Spring, News, Special Extras  /  Comments Off

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Non-discrimination policies set to include gender identity College of DuPage is set to include language in its equal employment and non-discrimination policies aimed at protecting transgender individuals. Revised drafts of policies 15-5, 15-10 and 20-5 were presented for first reading at last Thursday’s board of trustees meeting. If passed, these policies will officially prohibit harassment […]

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Jail’s revolving door, why it won’t stop turning

By   /  March 26, 2014  /  2014 Spring, Columns, News, Opinion  /  Comments Off

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By Bob McCaffrey // News contributor Lock the door and throw away the key. Out of sight, out of mind. As a correctional officer who works inside the Cook County jail, I see firsthand how that pretty much sums up how society deals with crime and punishment. My opinions about incarceration piggyback on political columnist […]

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Faculty, supporters fight for farm’s fate

By   /  March 26, 2014  /  2014 Spring, News  /  Comments Off

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Supporters of the Community Education Farm expressed disappointment at last Thursday’s board of trustees meeting after its faculty coordinators were told College of DuPage would discontinue the farm. The nearly 11-year-old program was set to be relocated from the west side of main campus, however COD decided not to provide a permanent location for the […]

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2014 Spring Archives

By   /  February 7, 2014  /  2014 Spring, Archives  /  Comments Off

March 26 – Festival Season Preview/Spring Break Edition March 5 – Midterm Madness February 26 – Students of the New School of Thought February 19 – Battleground Minimum-wage February 12 – G-M-whOa.   February 5 – Sochi Preview January 29   January 22 – Back to School Edition

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