Hilltop Views

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 ...

Documentary on Ukraine revolution mixes live-action with commentary

By: Gabrielle Wilkosz

November 2, 2015

A high-definition camera zooms out, panning over thousands of people chanting, “Shame! Shame!” These Ukrainian civil activists have just learned then-President Viktor Yanukovych has deliberately failed to sign Ukraine into the Eur...

Barack Obama beats Vladimir Putin where it counts: Economics

Anthony Wolf

October 23, 2015

Some people say that if you fight a war on your own soil, you’re  losing. If that’s true, then for Russian President Vladimir Putin the war for dominance is one that he is surely losing on a less discussed frontier: econ...

Putin flexes both physical and political muscles

Katerina Barton

October 23, 2015

There is no doubt that President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin differ on many levels. In the diplomatic world, one might even call them “frenemies.” But, as for who is a better a leader, there is no cont...

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