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Column: Exercise your right to vote absentee
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Column: Exercise your right to vote absentee

While absentee voting may seem daunting, there are many online resources to help with this process.

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Column: Donde esta Senator Kaine?
U.S. Senator Tim Kaine speaking at a campaign rally. / Photo courtesy Creative Commons

Column: Donde esta Senator Kaine?

This is the kind of leader that the world needs. Any time in history, a ruler like Tim Kaine would right many wrongs.

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Column: We actually need to talk about diversity

Column: We actually need to talk about diversity

And that starts with recognizing that Northeastern is not a leader in diversity and inclusion.

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Column: NU needs to expand beyond Boston
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Column: NU needs to expand beyond Boston

Northeastern should make more connections outside of the city that it grew out of.

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Key student issues such as UHCS, diversity and student involvement in decision-making were the main topics of the March 14 SGA debate. / Graphic by Michelle Lee
Key student issues such as UHCS, diversity and student involvement in decision-making were the main topics of the March 14 SGA debate. / Graphic by Michelle Lee

Column: ‘Diversity in leadership’ needs to be more nuanced

Who’s more “diverse?” More “groundbreaking?” More “representative?” Realistically, it shouldn’t matter.

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Column: Where is your personal data going?
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Column: Where is your personal data going?

Companies such as Cambridge Analytica have realized the power of our personal data, and decided to capitalize off it.

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SGA election posters 2018 uniteNU and yourNortheastern
2018 SGA election posters hanging outside Curry Student Center. / Photo by Jasmine Heyward

Column: SGA elections depend more on personality

Students should decide which slate will be most likely to listen and is in the best position to actually make change.

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Column: #NeverAgain offers first real hope of gun reform
Weapons displayed at a gun range in Las Vegas. / Photo courtesy Creative Commons

Column: #NeverAgain offers first real hope of gun reform

Our country needs to change the way it thinks about gun control, and high schoolers are leading the conversation.

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Column: Student activism should be encouraged
Students from the Teens for Gun Reform organization march in Washington, D.C. following the Parkland shooting./ Photo courtesy Lorie Shaull

Column: Student activism should be encouraged

In the wake of the Parkland shooting, school administration needs to support students who stand up for what they believe in.

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Column: Campus activism excludes anonymous students
Protestors and counter protestors gather outside of the JFK building over a single mother's deportation. / Photo by Alex Melangrano.

Column: Campus activism excludes anonymous students

Both student groups and administration need to provide activism opportunities for students who need to remain anonymous.

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