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Occupy Humboldt Protest Continues Into Fifth Day

October 10, 2011

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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

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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 […]