Tuesday , 16 January 2018

Category: Editorial & Opinion

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  • Editor’s Farewell

    Editor’s Farewell

    By Minnie-Lee Bush When I went to orientation on a chilly December morning in 2016, I had no idea what my future would be at PSC. Now that I am graduating, I can happily say it was ...

  • eLearning attack

    eLearning attack

    Canvas policy receives criticism from students EDITORIAL Pensacola State College’s (PSC’s) eLearning department implemented a new policy for the fall semester denying students acce ...

  • Free speech safe on campus

    Free speech safe on campus

    By Donny West Florida was on high alert early in October when Richard Spencer visited the University of Florida. A state of emergency was declared, and there was a great deal of an ...

  • A nation, a knee, a problem

    A nation, a knee, a problem

    By Chris Sharp “The land of the free and the home of the brave” has become more than just a line from the “Star-Spangled Banner.” Our national anthem has become the American slogan ...

The final steps to becoming a Guide Dog

The final steps to becoming a Guide Dog

By Jessica Woods A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the first two years of a guide dog’s training. I would now like to continue that story by telling you about a dog’s profession ...

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A Trip to Remember

A Trip to Remember

by Jessica Woods This past weekend, I had the incredible opportunity to attend an annual walkathon at the school where I received Bristol. Walkathon is a yearly fund raiser Southe ...

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The Training of a Guide Dog: The First Two Years

The Training of a Guide Dog: The First Two Years

by Jessica Woods Imagine that you have decided to take on the task of becoming a puppy raiser for Southeastern guide dog. As a new puppy raiser, you are agreeing to take a new pup ...

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Suspending Justice

Suspending Justice

by Kevin Hough On his first day in office, freshly-minted President Barack Obama issued a directive to suspend military trials at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. This request was made in pa ...

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Who He Is: The Dog Who Walks Beside Me

Who He Is: The Dog Who Walks Beside Me

by Jessica Woods Have you ever thought of bringing your best friend to class with you? I have the great joy of bringing mine with me everyday. Mine, however, is a four-legged frie ...

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Who I Am

Who I Am

by Jessica Woods Throughout my months at PJC, I have been asked many questions about my blindness and other aspects of my life. Part of my goal for this blog is to answer many of ...

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A Road Made Easier

A Road Made Easier

by Jessica Woods Walking into a class for the first time can be intimidating for any student. What is my instructor going to be like? What are the expectations for this course goi ...

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Hope to Harvest: 10 Ounces

Hope to Harvest: 10 Ounces

by Ansley Zecckine In a recent movie called “Seven Pounds,” Will Smith’s character makes the ultimate sacrifice for someone whom he feels deserves to be saved. In Christianity, th ...

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Taxpayers continue to beg for cuts during bailout

Taxpayers continue to beg for cuts during bailout

by Nathan Cooper The economy is under incredible pressure as newly elected President Obama takes office, and many are wondering how he will handle it from here on out. Several hav ...

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A Tortured Solution: Soul-searching in America

A Tortured Solution: Soul-searching in America

by Paul Smith Eric Holder, Obama’s nominee for attorney general, stated with no equivocation before Senate confirmation hearings on January 15th, that waterboarding was indeed tor ...

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