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Phi Theta Kappa hosts active shooter preparedness training

Andrew Kicmol, Editor in Chief

December 5, 2018

On Nov.14, Phi Theta Kappa held the very first active shooter preparedness training open for students to attend. Public Safety has done training for faculty and staff before but not for students of Madison College. The idea of the training came from a project that Phi Theta Kappa did for the Honors ...

OUR VIEW: Armed guards are not the answer

Mel Acosta  & Andrew Kicmol, Opinion Editor & Editor in Chief

November 21, 2018

It seems like every week now there is another shooting of varying degree. In the past couple of months, it’s been a religious place, a school, a yoga studio, and, most recently, a bar and grill. The amount of news coverage dedicated to shootings is far too much. The argument for how to fix this is...

Vote for Our Lives Tour

Vote for Our Lives Tour

Andrew Kicmol, Editor in Chief

November 7, 2018

Daniel Williams was a high school senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, when the Feb. 14 shooting happened. Now, eight months later as freshman in college, he was a keynote speaker on the last day of the ACP/CMA conference in Louisville, Kentucky. Interviewed by Lisa ...

Regulation but not restriction

Michael Patton, Staff writer

August 24, 2012

In light of the two recent shootings questions arise where to place the blame so this doesn’t happen again. The fingers mostly point to more gun control. Adding more laws will not solve this problem. There are thousands of laws pertaining to firearms including everything from purchasing to ammo...

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