Letter: Tips for students planing on going abroad

Jeremy Holloway
November 19, 2014
Filed under Letters, Opinion

As the days of International Week at the University of Toledo approaches, many students are getting interested in other cultures’ food, clothing and language. If you ask students why they desire to travel, they will say to “learn another language,” “expand one’s world view,” “enhance one’s...

Letter to the editor: Is Palestine completely blameless?

November 5, 2014
Filed under Letters, Opinion

This reader of The Independent Collegian found last week’s article on Students for Justice in Palestine dishonest, whether it was intentionally so or not. While I do not deny atrocities and injustices have been met on the Palestinian people by Israel, who has been unilaterally protected from reprimand...

Letter to the editor: Why extend library hours?

Gianfranco Giuseppe Rolando
October 29, 2014
Filed under Letters, Opinion

This letter is in response to the article “Hours need to be added,” published on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 in The Independent Collegian. This article attempts to persuade its readers as to why the library should be open twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. Its key argument is that “Dorms...

Letter to the editor: Alcohol-free tailgate — a logical way to tailgate

Jessica Sloan
October 29, 2014
Filed under Letters, Opinion

Editor’s note: This letter to the editor is in response to the editorial “Alcohol-free tailgating illogical” published in the Independent Collegian on Oct. 1. Life is full of choices, some easier than others. You can choose to view the cup half full or half empty, either way, it’s a choice...

Letter to the editor: Solidarity for human rights

UT Students for Justice in Palestine and UT Student African American Brotherhood
September 16, 2014
Filed under Letters, Opinion

On August 9, 2014, a Ferguson police officer gunned down 18-year-old Michael Brown, shooting him at least six times. In the wake of his murder the city of Ferguson, Missouri erupted into a mass uprising against police violence sustained for over two weeks, the likes of which the United States has not...

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