Hilltop Views

OURVIEW: recent strikes on Syria indicative of typical American dismissal of foreign aid

Collin Mims and Lauren Sanchez

April 17, 2018

Each 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. This week’s editorial board is composed of Viewpoints Editor Laure...

Offensive to capture Mosul indicator of Middle East political climate

Kenny Phipps

October 24, 2016

Fighting began this week to retake Mosul, Iraq as a coalition of U.S. and Iraqi forces attempted to take back the city from the Islamic State, which has held the region since 2014. Since then, efforts to retake the city have ...

Naval meteorologist discusses climate change, national security risks

Amanda Gonzalez

October 10, 2016

From recording data on his rain gage in his childhood, to initiating the U.S. Navy’s Task Force on Climate Change at the Pentagon, to founding Pennsylvania State University’s Center for Solutions to Weather & Climate ...

Understanding ISIS only way to defeat extremists

Amy Lockwood

April 22, 2016

It’s no secret that terrorist attacks around the world have contributed to a worldwide fear of ISIS. What began as a small extremist group has evolved into one of the decade’s most feared factions.It is unlikely that you ...

America, a nation of immigrants turns its back on Syrian refugees

November 30, 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. The ongoing refugee crisis has been in constant circulation in new...

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...

Professional gaming requires no endurance, similar to chess

Reporter

September 12, 2014

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, a terror organization, have beheaded two American journalists and one British journalist in the past few weeks. Because of this, President Barack Obama ought to let tensions between the Unit...

America must rise against ISIS to prevent further harm

Viewpoints Editor

September 8, 2014

The Obama Administration must intervene more in Iraq and Syria.As President Barack Obama considers asking Congress for approval to intervene in the Middle East, again, tens of thousands of people are living in terror of the Isl...

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