To Greek, or not to Greek?

Going Greek: no regrets Jeffrey Tangney Greek life is not for everyone. That being said, it is still beneficial to many people and I would recommend Greek life to anyone looking to grow as an individual. One of the best decisions I ever made was to join Phi Sigma Kappa, because it allowed me to become the person I am today. Greek life offers a chance to make close friends that will last beyond college. Greek organizations offer a way to contribute to the community and they provide a support system that will help you throughout college. Fraternities and Sororities are not just organizations intended for college years. They are a lifelong entity and the…

Election system creates disillusionment

Jeffrey Tangney | Copy Editor I am something of an oddity. I was lucky enough to vote two weeks after my 18th birthday, and have voted in every election save one, primary and general, since then. However, I have felt for some time, and will continue to feel, that the election process in America is outdated and contributing to the problems we are facing. My biggest problem is the winner-take-all Electoral College system. Not only has it led to people being elected despite receiving less than 50 percent of the popular vote, it has created a system where only two candidates are viable, in that they are the only ones who will receive electoral votes,…