The University of Maine student newspaper since 1875
Friday, Jan. 30, 12:13 p.m.


Sunday, December 7th, 2014, 10:08 pm in Opinion
By Nathaniel Trask

We have been dreaming about Mars ever since the ending of the Apollo moon missions, the last time any human had traveled to the moon. Now, in light of recent events, a trip to its surface …

Sunday, December 7th, 2014, 8:06 pm in Opinion
By Cameron Grover

This year has been a totally wild ride in the world of music, especially pop. Many of those who listen to pop music seriously must have noticed by this late point in the year that the …

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014, 4:32 pm in Opinion
By Katherine Revello

If the FDA decided to regulate all national grocery chains, mandating that they carried the same food brands in an effort to achieve equal access, there would be outrage. And quite rightly so. A grocery store …

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014, 4:31 pm in Opinion
By Stuart Higgins

Hip-hop began in the mid 1970s in New York’s Bronx, mainly among African American and Latin American youth. Since then, it has spread throughout the world and become one of the most influential music genres. Hip-hop …

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014, 4:29 pm in Opinion
By Cameron Grover

We need more female representation in the film industry. Over the last several years, and this year especially, women have been systematically taking on the music industry in almost all categories and genres, making huge leaps …

Sunday, November 9th, 2014, 8:20 pm in Opinion
By Matthew Pinkham

Before man learned how to tame the world around him to provide for his needs, hunting was his primary means of survival. The act of hunting provided more than just food and raw materials: it was …

Sunday, November 9th, 2014, 8:19 pm in Opinion
By Nathaniel Trask

Ebola is a terrible and unrelenting disease that has taken the world by storm over the past two months.  Health officials across the globe are concerned with the containment of the disease in West Africa and …

Sunday, November 9th, 2014, 8:17 pm in Opinion
By Danielle Walczak

I consider myself lucky to have size 14 feet, not because they are huge or cumbersome — which they can be — but because they allowed me, from a young age, to be comfortable with gender …

Sunday, November 9th, 2014, 8:15 pm in Opinion
By Cameron Grover

This campus has so many different facets and departments that make it a truly enjoyable place to live and go to school. I believe that the University of Maine has a truly wonderful Student Life department …

Sunday, November 9th, 2014, 8:12 pm in Opinion
By Allyson Eslin

When it comes to the rhetoric about “wasting my vote” on Eliot Cutler, I’ll say one thing, and one thing alone — I’m not buying it, and I never will.
For too many months now I’ve been …