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IT’s Out to Play: the Clown Trend Terrifying the Nation

Kamille Ritchie, Cactus Editor

October 19, 2016

Filed under News & Events

Fear grips communities throughout the country as a result of Halloween coming early.  The first sighting in this “clown epidemic” occurred in Greenville, South Carolina on August 29th. Several residents of an apartment complex re...

Natural and Proud

Kamille Ritchie, Cactus Editor

October 19, 2016

Filed under Editorial & Opinion, News & Events

Controversy once again strikes the black community. A policy against natural hairstyles became center stage at a Louisville, Kentucky high school. When students brought home late registration forms in late July, parents were outraged....

Cultural Connection

Cultural Connection

September 27, 2016

Summer of Violence

Kamille Ritchie, Cactus Writer

September 27, 2016

Filed under News & Events

Pure disgust comes to mind when reflecting on the summer of 2016. The events that have transpired this summer are similar to that of the 1960s… Bombings. Shootings. People being killed for no reason except clouded judgement...

Lochte, and the Lost Night

Sierra Lewis, Cactus, Writer

September 27, 2016

Filed under News & Events

Copacabana beach glistened in the Brazilian sunset. The Olympics was well under way. History was being made in the pool at the Olympic Park in the aquatics center. The world’s eyes were watching in wonder as the one of the greatest...

Student Loans 101

Kamille Ritchie, Cactus Editor

April 8, 2016

Filed under Around Campus, Editorial & Opinion, News & Events

There comes a time in every college student’s life when they are in need of a financial ally. A Pell grant can be beneficial, but sometimes it’s not enough. Students might have to turn to a fre-nemy: Student Loans. While a...

Phi Theta Kappa’s Regional Conference

Dominic Savana, Cactus Editor

April 8, 2016

Filed under Around Campus, News & Events

Many of our fellow classmates took to Mesa to represent Central Arizona College at the annual Regional Conference for Phi Theta Kappa, the largest junior college honors society. The Regional Conference, hosted by Mesa Community...

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