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Artist sings to listeners’ core by writing songs based on enneagram types

Recent Life And Arts Stories

  • Freshman opens up about identity, making new friends in college transition September 18, 2019
  • New jukebox musical blends current pop song melodies into original lyrics September 18, 2019
  • It’s On Us listening party focuses on healing, mental health September 18, 2019
  • Home is where the Hilltop is: Meet 2 international exchange students September 18, 2019
New legal age for tobacco in Texas will make little difference amongst teen use

John Walker, Life and Arts Editor | September 9, 2019

A new law in Texas raised the minimum age requirement to buy tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, from 18 to 21 on Sept. 1. According to texas21.org, about 10,400 kids under the age of 18 become daily smokers each year. Six states have already implemented 21-and-over laws, and Texas will be one of 8 states to be implementing the law in 2019. Is this going to change anything? Nope. If kids want...

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Straight pride diminishes positive contributions LGBTQ+ community brings

Audrey Cahak | September 9, 2019

Anyone who has ever been to an LGBTQ+ Pride event will know that it is an atmosphere of love and celebration, of having pride in who you are and who you love and celebrating the liberation that this distinction brings.  Having been to Houston Pride this past June, as a cisgender female on the queer spectrum, I was empowered by everyone’s displays of individuality and celebration. It was exhilarating...

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Recent Sports Stories

  • SEU’s dance team is preparing for another year of spirit, synchronization September 16, 2019
  • Esports introduced as SEU’s newest varsity program, training facilities now complete September 16, 2019
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