The Appalachian

Kevin Griffin

May 05, 2016
Cartoon: Reading Day (Story)
Apr 27, 2016
Keeping the “revolution” alive (Story)
Apr 20, 2016
Cartoon: The Brooklyn Debate (Story)
Apr 14, 2016
Campus leaders, students react to Margaret Spellings visit (Story)
Apr 12, 2016
Margaret Spellings discusses Appalachian visit with the press (Story)
Apr 08, 2016
Sanford Mall of horrors (Story)
Apr 06, 2016
Cartoon: Bernie v Hillary (Story)
Apr 05, 2016
College sports often put universities, students at disadvantage (Story)
Mar 01, 2016
What’s at stake in the fight over Margaret Spellings (Story)
Feb 23, 2016
Apple’s conflict with the FBI highlights our powerlessness (Story)
Feb 11, 2016
We need commissions for redistricting (Story)
Feb 04, 2016
College students should use their power in 2016 (Story)
Jan 28, 2016
College admissions should take a broad approach (Story)
Jan 26, 2016
Media must stress the current effects of climate change (Story)
Jan 15, 2016
Leaders must stick up for higher education (Story)
Dec 02, 2015
A charity opportunity close to home (Story)
Nov 19, 2015
Paris is the only reason Beirut matters (Story)
Nov 17, 2015
In conversations over race, embrace discomfort (Story)
Nov 16, 2015
Administrators must take a stance on higher education (Story)
Nov 10, 2015
Spellings selection does not bode well for UNC’s future (Story)
Nov 05, 2015
New student death policy strikes the right balance (Story)
Nov 05, 2015
Chancellor, other campus leaders react to Spellings selection (Story)
Nov 03, 2015
Current athletic system interferes with university’s educational mission (Story)
Oct 29, 2015
Student death policy cuts down on notifications, emphasizes the survivors (Story)
Oct 21, 2015
Sanders campaign could broaden our discourse (Story)
Oct 13, 2015
Democratic debates are anything but democratic (Story)
Oct 08, 2015
North Carolina needs to address mental health (Story)
Oct 06, 2015
We should avoid distractions, focus on the issue of guns (Story)
Oct 01, 2015
Administration must show commitment to faculty (Story)
Sep 29, 2015
We must close ‘digital divide’ for equality of opportunity (Story)
Sep 24, 2015
To honor survivors of atrocities, we must have the courage to think critically (Story)
Sep 22, 2015
Potential religious shift could be a sign of hope (Story)
Sep 22, 2015
Holocaust survivor discusses experiences, lessons for the current generation (Story)
Sep 17, 2015
ASU should lead the way in restoring courage to higher education (Story)
Sep 17, 2015
Gene Nichol highlights challenges of poverty (Story)
Sep 15, 2015
Role of college athletics has become distorted (Story)
Sep 08, 2015
Gene Nichol to speak at Schaefer Center (Story)
Sep 03, 2015
University must address problems of non-tenure track (Story)
Sep 01, 2015
Everts discusses progress in her first year (Story)
Sep 01, 2015
WDBJ shooting reveals the importance of nuance (Story)
Aug 27, 2015
Emails give reason for anxiety about UNC after Ross (Story)
Aug 25, 2015
Charter school bill highlights privatization issues (Story)
Jun 19, 2015
Evading the question of race in the Charleston shooting perpetuates the problem (Story)
Jun 12, 2015
Voter ID laws negatively affect voters and democratic reform (Story)
Jun 09, 2015
Some faculty remain concerned about a recent university hire’s for-profit past (Story)
Apr 28, 2015
No political party should have redistricting power (Story)
Apr 22, 2015
Higher education threatened by adjunct crisis (Story)
Apr 21, 2015
Everts’ outreach to faculty makes ASU stronger (Story)
Apr 16, 2015
Policymakers must pay more attention to faculty needs (Story)
Apr 14, 2015
Religious Right appeals to hatred, prejudice (Story)
Apr 08, 2015
Requiring professors to teach more would harm UNC system (Story)
Apr 01, 2015
Current NCAA system does massive injustice to players (Story)
Mar 31, 2015
Generational factors make future of drug reform bright (Story)
Mar 26, 2015
Political makeup of BOG creates hostile academic environment (Story)
Mar 24, 2015
Electoral reform must directly address role of big money (Story)
Mar 18, 2015
SAE chant is wrong, but First Amendment-protected (Story)
Mar 05, 2015
Misplaced state priorities make tuition increases inevitable (Story)
Mar 03, 2015
FCC action needed to limit power of service providers (Story)
Feb 26, 2015
Job incentives program should be reformed or eliminated (Story)
Feb 24, 2015
Police reform must be multi-faceted process (Story)
Feb 18, 2015
Chapel Hill tragedy reveals our warped understanding of terrorism (Story)
Feb 16, 2015
Congress should seek clarity before granting president more war powers (Story)
Feb 12, 2015
Vaccine denial is nonsense, unfounded (Story)
Feb 09, 2015
Student activism can foster critical engagement (Story)
Feb 02, 2015
Oil drilling plan poses uncertainty, risks (Story)
Jan 27, 2015
Students should be given more flexible terms for student loans (Story)
Jan 21, 2015
Duke incident highlights misplaced anti-Islamic sentiment, cultural problems (Story)
Jan 15, 2015
Higher education discourse must be broadened (Story)
Jan 15, 2015
Medicaid expansion would be beneficial for NC (Story)
Dec 04, 2014
Graduate students need voice (Story)
Nov 20, 2014
Income inequality in US hinders growth, social mobility (Story)
Nov 17, 2014
The public purpose of the Internet must be protected (Story)
Nov 13, 2014
The proper role of the faculty must be restored at App State (Story)
Nov 10, 2014
NC GOP mishandles gay marriage discussion (Story)
Nov 05, 2014
Higher education is dominated by a market (Story)
Nov 03, 2014
Diversity promotes positive educational, social values at ASU (Story)
Oct 28, 2014
America’s culture of fear is very much alive (Story)
Oct 13, 2014
SBOE lawsuit touches on key voting rights (Story)
Oct 08, 2014
College cost, enrollment decline are systemic problems (Story)
Oct 06, 2014
Universities have key role in educating about climate (Story)
Oct 01, 2014
Christians are not discriminated against in America (Story)
Sep 30, 2014
Changes needed to address declining football attendance (Story)
Sep 24, 2014
UNC system online education revamp a good start (Story)
Sep 23, 2014
Video-only college application process is flawed (Story)
Sep 17, 2014
NC Senate race does not offer a compelling choice (Story)
Sep 15, 2014
Actions in Iraq may have negative consequences (Story)
Sep 11, 2014
Sexual assault prevention requires change in culture (Story)
Sep 09, 2014
Changing culture, technology alter definition of privacy (Story)
Apr 28, 2014
Education changes must be approached with caution (Story)
Apr 23, 2014
Education must be a state priority (Story)
Apr 17, 2014
Guest workers need protection (Story)
Apr 15, 2014
Chapel Hill investigation highlights sexual assault issue (Story)
Apr 09, 2014
NC, country need to rethink drug policy (Story)
Apr 08, 2014
Voting fraud claims are likely misleading (Story)
Apr 02, 2014
Student recordings of classes is a bad idea (Story)
Mar 31, 2014
Unions for college athletes is a step in right direction (Story)
Mar 27, 2014
Rebranding alone will not fix NC’s problems (Story)
Mar 24, 2014
Buncombe case illustrates ineffective bullying policies (Story)
Mar 19, 2014
SAT change better for students (Story)
Mar 06, 2014
No competition highlights gerrymandering problem (Story)
Mar 04, 2014
GMO labeling only causes more distortion in debate (Story)
Feb 27, 2014
Voucher suspension allows state to move forward (Story)
Feb 25, 2014
Cuts to unemployment benefits yield negative results (Story)
Feb 20, 2014
Gay marriage decision may lead to equality in other states (Story)
Feb 17, 2014
Easy access to public documents is critical for citizens (Story)
Feb 13, 2014
New teacher pay plan falls short of what is needed (Story)
Feb 06, 2014
Studies show perils of declining Medicaid expansion (Story)
Feb 04, 2014
Snowden’s efforts don’t quite warrant Nobel Prize (Story)
Jan 30, 2014
Possible food stamp loss shows system faults (Story)
Jan 28, 2014
Give undocumented students in-state tuition (Story)
Jan 23, 2014
Fee increases are inevitable in light of state policy, athletics move (Story)
Jan 16, 2014
Report highlights academic freedom issue (Story)
Apr 29, 2013
Opinion: To our advisor, David: Thank you for everything (Story)
Apr 29, 2013
Senior Farewell: Five rules for achieving victory in college (Story)
Apr 29, 2013
Senior Farewell: Finding a passion in college makes all the difference (Story)
Apr 24, 2013
Opinion: Earth Day must return to its radical roots from the 60s (Story)
Apr 24, 2013
Opinion: “Enemy combatant” should be redefined in wake of Boston (Story)
Apr 24, 2013
Opinion: Use of public safety exemption should face scrutiny (Story)
Apr 22, 2013
Opinion: CISPA is a clear violation of civil liberties (Story)
Apr 22, 2013
Opinion: Senate’s failure to pass background check bill is a disgrace (Story)
Apr 22, 2013
Editorial: Peacock will be remembered for student involvement (Story)
Apr 17, 2013
Opinion: Gene patenting case comes down to individual liberty (Story)
Apr 17, 2013
Opinion: Hunger strike draws attention to failures at Guantanamo Bay (Story)
Apr 17, 2013
Opinion: After bombings, Americans should come together for Boston (Story)
Apr 15, 2013
Opinion: Fair wages not possible in current economy (Story)
Apr 15, 2013
Opinion: Student loan debate requires clarity (Story)
Apr 15, 2013
Opinion: NC legislator’s comments are offensive, degrading (Story)
Apr 11, 2013
Opinion: Obama’s budget illustrates system’s faults (Story)
Apr 11, 2013
Opinion: Demonstrators are right to challenge drone policy (Story)
Apr 11, 2013
Opinion: US should invest more in missile defense (Story)
Apr 09, 2013
Opinion: American public should ignore NRA’s fear-mongering rhetoric (Story)
Apr 09, 2013
Opinion: Repeal of Racial Justice Act is unfair to minorities in NC (Story)
Apr 09, 2013
Editorial: New voting restrictions could limit student rights (Story)
Mar 28, 2013
Opinion: Board of Governors must work with education, not against (Story)
Mar 27, 2013
PCP: Balanced budge could be harmful for US economy (Story)
Mar 27, 2013
PCP: Balanced budget needed to help US economy (Story)
Mar 26, 2013
Opinion: Proposed social justice center needs a grassroots focus (Story)
Mar 26, 2013
Opinion: Obama must back up speech in Israel with actions (Story)
Mar 26, 2013
Opinion: McCrory plan for education in need of balance (Story)
Mar 21, 2013
Opinion: Tax breaks may help further clean energy consumption (Story)
Mar 21, 2013
Editorial: New testing not helpful in identifying academic issues (Story)
Mar 21, 2013
Opinion: New pope could mean greater compassion for disadvantaged (Story)
Mar 05, 2013
Opinion: Sequestration cuts are misplaced, shouldn’t affect jobs (Story)
Mar 05, 2013
Opinion: Victim blaming has gotten out of hand, needs to be stopped (Story)
Mar 04, 2013
Editorial: Despite issues, senate restructure plan deserves a chance (Story)
Feb 27, 2013
Opinion: Obama administration is right about its stance on DOMA (Story)
Feb 27, 2013
Opinion: Obamacare to blame as doctor shortage threatens states (Story)
Feb 27, 2013
Opinion: Supreme Court exposes South’s lingering issues (Story)
Feb 26, 2013
Opinion: Despite minor inaccuracy, ‘Lincoln’ belongs in schools (Story)
Feb 26, 2013
Opinion: Town council hasty, should have looked at housing study (Story)
Feb 21, 2013
Opinion: ‘SNL’ continues to push limits with ‘Djesus Uncrossed’ (Story)
Feb 21, 2013
Opinion: Night Assistants deserve benefits, housing must deliver (Story)
Feb 21, 2013
Opinion: N.C. lawmakers should oppose forced annexation (Story)
Feb 19, 2013
Opinion: Prospects of trial for pope could satsify need for justice (Story)
Feb 19, 2013
Opinion: Open source culture could make gun control obsolete (Story)
Feb 19, 2013
Opinion: McCrory’s education reform is a step in the right direction (Story)
Feb 14, 2013
Opinion: Senate Republicans wrong on Violence Against Women Act (Story)
Feb 14, 2013
Opinion: The time for major immigration reform is now (Story)
Feb 14, 2013
Opinion: Bottled water should be used with discretion (Story)
Feb 11, 2013
Opinion: Washington’s priorties out of line, out of touch (Story)
Feb 11, 2013
Opinion: Creationism has its place, but it’s not in a classroom (Story)
Feb 11, 2013
Opinion: Women’s basketball deserves more attention (Story)
Feb 07, 2013
Opinion: New zoning laws would drive up housing prices (Story)
Feb 05, 2013
Opinion: Administration should expand library media collection (Story)
Feb 05, 2013
Opinion: New ban on unlocking smartphones is ridiculous, unjust (Story)
Feb 05, 2013
Opinion: ‘Study drugs’ unnecessary trend on college campuses (Story)
Jan 31, 2013
Opinion: McCrory not funding liberal arts is imprudent (Story)
Jan 31, 2013
Opinion: Anonymous’ antics miss the point, do not effect change (Story)
Jan 29, 2013
Opinion: Valve’s new Steam Box will put an end to the console era and forever change gaming (Story)
Jan 29, 2013
Opinion: U.S. can learn from German court’s internet ruling (Story)
Jan 24, 2013
Opinion: MLK memory brings attention to Obama’s legacy (Story)
Jan 24, 2013
Opinion: Tuition hikes threaten students’ right to education (Story)
Jan 23, 2013
Opinion: Debt ceiling resolution a victory for America (Story)
Jan 17, 2013
Cartoon: A tribute to Sandy Hook victims (Story)
Jan 17, 2013
Opinion: Swartz case: A guide for internet freedom (Story)
Jan 17, 2013
Letter From The Editor: What we can do for you (Story)
Jan 17, 2013
Opinion: Men’s basketball shows improvement, promise (Story)
Jan 16, 2013
Opinion: SDS offers students a much-needed alternative (Story)
Nov 12, 2012
Opinion: Celebrations should be encouraged in all football games (Story)
Nov 12, 2012
Opinion: Computer science should be given more respect (Story)
Nov 12, 2012
Opinion: Female nudity in films excessive, unacceptable (Story)
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