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Self love leads to enlightenment

Paige Riggins, Staff writer

April 18, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Fifty-four percent of women are their own worst critic when it comes to beauty, according to Dove. Maybe maturity or not caring about what anyone else thinks brings about positive self-esteem. I didn’t have high self-esteem...

Have a FabFitFun box

Erin Didyoung, Staff writer

April 13, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The FabFitFun box is a seasonal subscription that includes beauty, fashion and fitness products valued over $200 for $49.99. The FabFitFun Spring 2016 box’s total retail value is $282.91. A magazine comes with every box explaining ...

Stand for feminism or fall for patriarchy

Paige A. Riggins, Staff writer

March 20, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Eighty-five percent of Americans believe in equality for women, but only 18 percent call themselves feminists, according to Vox Media. I’m on my phone, scrolling down my Facebook newsfeed, and I see a photo of a young woman holding up a sh...

The PostScript staff polls voters

Sydni Wilson, editor

February 24, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Between Feb. 15-17, The PostScript staff asked 10 percent of the student body population which candidate they would vote for if the general election were held today. Here are the results:   Bernie Sanders: 38 Hillary...

“The Boy” and why it’s a must-see movie

Paige A. Riggins, Staff Writer

February 18, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

  “The Boy” premiered on Jan. 22, and it is a horror/thriller movie that has an unexpected ending. With any horror movie, you have to have the mysterious characters that have a hidden backstory. You also have to h...

Back to the basics this season

Alex Smith, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015

Filed under Opinion

The Grinch may have stolen Christmas, but it’s time to put the spirit back in the holidays. With the holiday season here, it is easy to focus on the four-letter words like S-A-L-E, C-A-S-H and G-I-F-T. Wouldn’t it be nice...

Columbia College isn’t boring

Jamison E. Reese, Staff Writer

December 7, 2015

Filed under Opinion

If you are under the impression that Columbia College is a boring campus, maybe you don’t know where to look for the fun. Melissa Brannen, director of student activities, sheds some light on what resources to use if you’re...

Why doesn’t Columbia College have sororities?

Jamison E. Reese, Staff Writer

December 7, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Uncategorized

Several sororities’ headquarters have contacted Columbia College in the past years about setting up a Greek chapter on campus, and the college has turned each one of them down. “It’s not clear to me why Columbia College...

Adele releases third-studio album “25”

Alex Smith, Staff Writer

December 2, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

“25” by Adele is breathtaking, soul-filled, beautiful, powerful and better than you ever expected. Sometimes there is an artist who uses some type of mystical power, accesses the diary of your life and exposes it to the...

Movie review: “The Walk”

Scarlett Leigh

December 1, 2015

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

Anyone who is looking to be truly inspired should see the recent film The Walk. This film is based on the true story of a French high-wire artist who walked 1,350 feet above the ground between the north and south towers of the...

Movie review: “Paper Towns” (2015)

Yadira Ruiz

December 1, 2015

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

Director: Jake Schreier                                                                                              Story by: John Green High school student Quentin (Nat Wolff)...

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