Daily Archives: February 9, 2018

Since President Trump has been in office, he has made many changes to immigration laws and policies. He has issued travel bans on several Muslim countries, made changes to the temporary protected status (TPS), and ended the DACA program. Now, with his many reforms, not only are many immigrants affected, but also American universities are facing the problem of losing money as international students are seeking other countries for their education. International students typically pay more in tuition than American citizens. However, between the travel ban, visa restrictions, and even Trump’s comments about immigrants, the enrollment of international students in…

Love songs can belong to many different musical genres. As Valentine’s Day approaches on Feb. 14, these 10 irreplaceable love songs can help anyone get into the spirit. “I Will Always Love You” by Whitney Houston In the 1992 film, “The Bodyguard,” Whitney Houston’s version of the 1974 Dolly Parton song was born. “I Will Always Love You” is the perfect example of a song that is short and sweet. The originally two-minute fifty-three-second song entails romantic lyrics speaking about a woman that is leaving but wishing her lover all the best, “We both know I’m not what you…

February is Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer Awareness Month. Gallbladder Cancer and Cholangiocarcinoma, also known as Bile Duct Cancer, are very rare types of cancer. According to a study done by the American Cancer Society, only about 8,000 people are diagnosed with Bile Duct Cancer a year. As for Gallbladder Cancer, four out of every 10 people are diagnosed every year. For this reason, it is even more crucial that persons educate themselves on the symptoms. But first, what is the gallbladder? What is a bile duct? And does everyone even have one? The gallbladder is a small organ that…

For some singles, Valentine’s Day can be one of the loneliest days of the year. But fear not! There are plenty of activities to help single folks keep those spirits high, even when surrounded by googly-eyed couples. Spend the day with friends and family. Platonic loved ones are there to remind you that, though you’re feeling lonely, you are never alone. Take in a movie with your best buds or hit the mall with some gal pals. Engaging in group activities, especially with fellow singles, will help boost your morale. Treat yourself to your own version of romance. Don’t ignore…

Hey everyone, Sasha here and today I’m going to give all of you some tips, tricks, and even a couple hints on preparing a meal for your date. So, I’m going to take you through the whole night. Going step by step from preparing and cooking the food to plating the menu and picking out the best wine and even the perfect table setting. So, stick with me, and your night will be one to remember. Step One:  Preparing the Meal When trying to figure out what it is that you’re going to prepare, it’s important to remember that you…

Whether one is deeply invested in the lives of their favorite movie stars or show a surface level interest, some famous couples are just too cute for words. In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, below are our top five favorites. 5. Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis As young actors, Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis starred in “That 70s Show,” premiering in 1998 and running for eight seasons. The two had an on-screen romance, which some might say led to an off-screen romance. However, it was not until 2012 that the couple started officially dating, after both of them got out…

“50 First Dates” This film stars Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore in a romantic comedy about two people meeting for the ‘first’ time over and over. Adam Sandler plays Henry Roth, a player known for having short flings with female tourists. Drew Barrymore plays Lucy Whitmore, a resident of Hawaii, who suffers from short-term memory loss. When the two characters meet, Henry Roth becomes obsessed with attempting to win over Lucy Whitmore every day, while at the same time putting himself in the dangerous position of the possibility of falling in love with her. “The Proposal” This romcom stars Ryan…

“Defense wins championships” is an old cliché in football, but maybe it is time to retire it once and for all after Super Bowl 52. The New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles competed on the biggest stage in American sports as the Eagles won by a score of 41-33.  Several offensive records were broken as the Patriots’ defense looked like it reverted to the beginning of the season, and the Eagles had trouble stopping the passing game. In the 98 years of the NFL, no game in history had more combined yards than this year’s Super Bowl (1,151); this…

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