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The pros and cons of the health care reform

Health Care: “cookie cutter” reform which will raise taxesThe saying “at least I have my health” isn’t true for all citizens under the current...

This week’s movie review: North By Northwest

“North by Northwest” is an excellent film about espionage and mystery.  This film was directed by the legendary writer/director, Alfred Hitchcock. “North by Northwest” is...

Let’s remember a bit of decorum…please?

When we were young, most of us were taught to mind our manners. Every time we wanted something, our parents gently reminded us to...

My college education: a long wrinkle in time

I realized something this week that horrified me a little: this semester will be my 10th in college.10 semesters, two longer than it should...

Dancing the Christian beat

On September 22, a BYU–Idaho student entered a family foundations class ready to learn and be lifted. As class discussion began, the student commented...

Dressing down for Halloween: All Hallow’s Eve is not quite a legitimate excuse to lower your standards

Despite the fact that the holiday is obviously for children (or perhaps because of it), Halloween is one of my favorite days of the...

Sabbath: a day for…???

Those who watched General Conference last weekend might have noticed some themes in talks: love, being guided by the Holy Ghost and virtue, among...

Bundling with the cold couture inversion

Like everyone in Rexburg, I am preparing for the winter. Just thinking about the cold to come — the snow, the wind, the ice...

Looking back, moving ahead

Many cell phone networks were busy the evening of Sunday, Jan. 27, as countless BYU-Idaho students called and text-messaged friends and family to see...

Age stigmas should have no place at BYU-I

As unmarried Latter-day Saint young women approach their 21st birthdays, one question is repeatedly thrown at them: “Are you going to serve a mission?”Some...

Step back — you don’t know me like that

I have a theory about names. I was walking across campus the other day when I suddenly heard mine called out:“Andrea! Hey, Andrea!” I turned...

What I wouldn’t give to become a marmot

I have this theory that the global warming people are also the Britney Spears people.To them, ridiculous scare-tactic stories and cheap entertainment are like...

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Mark Watkins: Overcoming obstacles by following your passion

Mark Watkins shares his experience of being visually impaired while still pursuing his love of music.

BYU-I professors to publish book on mental health support in the classroom

BYU-Idaho professors seek to support students by publishing a book about improving mental health and education in the classroom.

Problems with parking passes and solutions to make them tolerable

Some suggestions from a BYU-Idaho student to improve the parking pass system.