Should US Senators be able to release confidential…

[one_third]Liberal—Quratulain Malik U.S. Senators are charged with important duties, such as creating laws, appointing cabinet members and prospective members of the Supreme Court. The hearings of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh have caused controversy surrounding…

Gas Tax Increase: Does it Make Sense?

On October 1, New Jersey will raise the tax rate on gasoline and diesel fuel by 4.3 cents per gallon. This tax increase comes as an addition to the infamous 23-cent hike implemented in 2016,…

Tips & Trixx for Starting College

A new school year is upon us, and that means a fresh start for everyone; for freshmen, especially, this is a year of rapid change—and hopefully— one of rapid growth. College is great in that…

Saying Hello: How to get out of your…

Part of what makes college so great is the friendships and connections you build with people. Long after graduation, some of the people you meet may be your best friends or coworkers. For some, talking…

Should Marijuana Be Legalized?

[one_third]Liberal -- Nicole Cheney Without a doubt, marijuana should be legalized. Everywhere. Period. Tax revenues would increase, street crimes would decrease, and medicinal marijuana would be more accessible for patients – so much so that…

Growing Pains

What I am going to say next will likely be an unpopular opinion: I am going to miss school.   Rest assured—I will not miss the incessant studying or the stress over common exams. Instead, I…

Dear Highlander: Am I Not Doing Enough?

  Dear Highlander,   I am a freshman here at NJIT, and I'm finishing up my first year of college. A concern I wanted to raise with you is regarding finding research experience. It seems as…