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Occupy Humboldt Protest Continues Into Fifth Day

October 10, 2011


It is Wednesday afternoon and the rain is pouring down. A group of people stands in a corner of the U.C. Center quad with protest signs.  They are the protestors of the Occupy Humboldt campaign, and they are just one part of a much larger protest sweeping the nation. The Occupy protests began on Wall […]

Budget Uncertainty Puts Collegiate Hopes on the Line

December 8, 2010


The coffee table is covered with physics and calculus textbooks, crumpled sheets of binder paper, mechanical pencils in various states of operation, a TI 84 graphing calculator.  What appears to be a dingy mop topped with a dingy brown beanie hunches over a notebook, scribbling furiously. The call for dinner comes from the kitchen, and […]