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The Freshman 15 Scare

Karina Nardo

October 8, 2019

The myth of the Freshman 15 can be true for college students who create bad eating habits which can ruin their health. Freshman 15 is described as the weight students gain the first semester of college which is usually around...

Men Have Breasts Too!

Andre Ayala

October 8, 2019

Breast Cancer is a battle women have been fighting for years, but they haven’t been the only ones fighting it. Men have had to struggle with this cancer as well, but it feels as if it has gone unnoticed. Breast cancer has...

CAC Offers Mental Health Assistance

Jacob Dorsey

October 8, 2019

Are you aware that as a Central Arizona College student you have access to low-cost medical consultations and counseling sessions? October is National Depression Education and Awareness Month, and unfortunately college students...

Measles Are Back in Arizona

Andrew Rhea

October 8, 2019

Measles are in Arizona; as of September, two cases have been reported to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Measles is highly contagious and spreads through the air. Those unvaccinated can get sick by being around...

The Amazon Rain Forest Fire and What It Means for Us

Sheigh Williamson

October 8, 2019

The Amazon Rain forest has 400 billion trees, produces 75% of its own rain, helps regulate ocean currents, is one of the most biodiverse places on earth, contains up to 30% of terrestrial species, produces 20% of the world’s...

Phi Theta Kappa: Meeting People and Making Connections

Kevin Abke and Michaela Korges

December 9, 2017

Phi Theta Kappa is a nationally recognized honors society whose mission, according to their website, “is to recognize academic achievement of college students.” Some think it is a fraternity or a sorority when they hear...

Error 404: College Could Not Be Found

Michaela Korges, Cactus Writer

December 9, 2017

With the rise of technology, it can feel like everyone’s attention span is shortening. We get impatient when a website takes over two seconds to load and scroll past videos that are over three minutes long. Given this new world...

Quidditch vs. Grifball

Austin Foley, Cactus Contributor

December 9, 2017

The world is a big place with countless people and cultures living in debatable harmony for untold millennia. Over the years, the cultures of the world found they needed a pastime to burn the dead air between hunting, gathering,...

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