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...

‘Roseanne’ faces backlash after comments about ‘Fresh off the Boat’, ‘black-ish’

Collin Mims

April 16, 2018

There was a time where “Roseanne” was a progressive show that realistically portrayed working class Americans, had fat characters that weren’t the target of gross humor and included gay and lesbian characters in a time ...

OURVIEW: Sinclair script reveals danger of widespread media consolidation

Collin Mims and Lauren Sanchez

April 2, 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 La...

‘Time Trap’ proves that time travel can be done cheap

@drfunkenstein12

October 29, 2017

What would you do if you went exploring a cave and found out that deep in the bowels of it was a way to effectively travel through time? Would this inspire you to make sure that you made every second count? Or would it lead to...

Writer workshop urges writers to revitalize creative beginnings

Gianni Zorrilla, Life and Arts Editor

September 25, 2017

Origins, whether geographic, familial, or spiritual, often serve as the richest material for one’s writing. This weekend, renowned novelist and St. Edward’s University Writer In Residence Carrie Fountain, challenged ind...

Short story writer Nathan Englander shares insight on art of fiction

@princesleah_a

September 18, 2017

American novelist Nathan Englander launched this year’s Marcia Kinsey Visiting Writer Series with his new book, “Dinner at the Center of the Earth,” which has been out for two weeks.Englander also discussed one of his older bo...

Cosmopolitan Guam-native adjusts to life in Austin

@jhadden_steds

January 30, 2017

Freshman Christopher Duenas misses the ocean most.  “There’s something calming about being able to walk a mile or two down the street and look out into the ocean,” the Interactive Game Studies major said.From the America...

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