Hilltop Views

Childhood memories of vacations in France still alive after Paris attacks

Eleanor Fishbourne

November 30, 2015

Growing up in England, my family would often take trips to France. Only a 30 minute ride on the channel tunnel and we were in a whole new, beautiful country.My first experience of anything Disney was at Disneyland Paris. Those...

Continue to #PrayforParis but don’t forget to #PrayforKenya

November 16, 2015

Every week the editorial board reflects on a current issue in Our View. The position taken does not reflect the opinions of everyone on the Hilltop Views staff. Amid the outpour of empathy and heartache for the attacks on Paris...

During Friday floods SEU did not use its ‘best judgement’

November 2, 2015

Every week the editorial board reflects on a current issue in Our View. The position taken does not reflect the opinions of everyone on the Hilltop Views staff. When the apocalypse began early on the morning of Oct. 30, in the ...

UPD: No credible threat from anonymous post

Jacob Sanchez

October 6, 2015

St. Edward's University Police Department sent students an email early this morning alerting them about an anonymous post online that threatens students in the Austin area."There is no reason to believe there is a credible threat to ...

No shorts, no sleeves, no class: Inappropriate dress codes hinder learning

Sports Editor

October 2, 2015

If your high school was anything like mine, most of the dress code policies were directed at female students — skirts or shorts above a certain length (realistically, that meant no skirts and cargo shorts), jeans with holes ...

Student Government Association to host sexual assault dialogue

News Editor

November 3, 2014

On Nov. 10, the St. Edward’s University Student Government Association (SGA) will host “We Need To Talk: A St. Edward’s Community Dialogue on Sexual Assault.”The dialogue spurs from the recently announced national It...

Recent Facebook acquisition could bring virtual reality to living rooms soon


September 26, 2014

A little over two years ago the Oculus Rift, a promising virtual reality headset geared towards video games, announced it would be raising funds through Kickstarter, Inc.The response from the online community was massively posit...

Facebook developing drones to deliver Internet access to world

Staff Writer

April 10, 2014

Imagine life without the Internet. Really think about the way that the Internet has impacted your life. The Internet is much more than scrolling aimlessly through Facebook.The Internet has led to access to more information than ...

Racist Facebook comments do not reflect majority of America


March 27, 2014

On March 11, KCBD News Channel 11 in Lubbock made a Facebook post announcing that a haboob was approaching the city. The post was responded with an uproar from enraged Texans who were offended by the use of the word “haboob,”...

Facebook decision proves free speech has unexpected effects

Staff Writer

November 13, 2013

Facebook has been losing its appeal lately. So how will Zuckerberg and Co. respond to their falling numbers?A lovely redesign?Get rid of annoying features that nobody wants?Install that “dislike” button we’ve been clamo...

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