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Read VS View!

September 27, 2016

Out with the Old, In with the New

Kamille Ritchie, Cactus Editor

September 27, 2016

Filed under Editorial & Opinion, Student Showcase

Another summer gone, and a new semester begins. While it’s unclear what the end of the year will bring, one thing is certain. Things are going to change. For instance, there are a couple unfamiliar names amongst these pages....

Back in the Birkenstock

Back in the Birkenstock

September 27, 2016

404: College Could Not Be Found. (Blind Edition)

Miranda Martinez, Cactus Writer

September 27, 2016

Filed under 404: College Could Not Be Found, Editorial & Opinion

During the summer I had a lot of time to think about what I should write for this edition. I finally decided to write about my aunt and the program she works for when I heard about her contribution to the group. My aunt has been...

The Gender-Gap in STEM

Attalie Faint, Cactus Contributor

September 27, 2016

Filed under Around Campus, Editorial & Opinion

You may have heard the acronym STEM, which stands for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, before. And you may also be aware of the fact that there is a shortage of women in those fields. This disparity (commonly...

Proceed With Caution

Kamille Ritchie, Cactus Editor

May 4, 2016

Filed under Editorial & Opinion

Garland Shreves. Pinal County Citizens for Fair Taxation. If either of these names sound familiar, you might be aware of their opposition to increasing property taxes. If so, you probably also know their call to recall CAC Governing...

Over The Rainbow

Destiny Vasquez, Cactus Contributor

May 4, 2016

Filed under Editorial & Opinion

I once believed that while singing the Star Bangled Banner lyrics, “Land of the free and the home of the brave;” I was singing the truth. It turns out though, the more you learn about the world the more false hoods you come...

The Price of Education:

Kamille Ritchie, Cactus Editor

May 4, 2016

Filed under Editorial & Opinion

Election year is here and the White House may not be the only place getting changes. On May 17, a special election will be held in Arizona to determine whether or not Proposition 123 is a go. What is Prop 123, you might ask? It...

Autism in the Rural World

Dylanmarie Juarez, Cactus Contributor

May 4, 2016

Filed under Editorial & Opinion

"Your son is Autistic.” That was a sentence that I never prepared myself to hear. I don’t think there has ever been a parent who was. I always thought it could never happen to me, yet ten years after his birth, here we are...

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