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Student groups partner with OSD to host documentary showing and discussion

On Thursday, Apr. 22, Students Alliance for Gender Equality (SAGE) partnered with Panhellenic and the Office of Student Diversity (OSD) to watch and discuss the “Belly of the Beast” documentary. This documentary uncovers the illegal and non-consensual sterilization of women, primarily women of color, in prison facilities. The “Belly of the Beast” documentary also touched on how older practices of …

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Axe Library hosts two-day book sale

On Monday, April 19 and Tuesday, April 20, members of Axe Library’s Library Services hosted a book sale featuring collections of genre-specific books in blind grab bags. Each bag carried a variety of books in a particular genre or occasionally by a specific author. This meant three to five books per …

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Student organizes project in opposition of the ‘pink tax’ 

Pittsburg State University student Kristen Martin believes everyone should be aware of the so-called ‘pink tax.’   The pink tax is an up-charge on products for women.   According to Martin, products that see this upcharge are items such as girl’s toys, shower products, and razors.   Martin, a freshman in interior design, has started a …

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PRISM hosts Pride Prom

In high school, many students find it hard to fit in. Navigating school, dating, and figuring out who you are can be tough; especially for LGBTQ+ students during their teen years. PRISM, or the Gay Student Association, is a student organization dedicated to providing queer students with a safe and open …

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Student organizations host interactive “Tunnel of Oppression”

On Tuesday, Apr. 20 through Wednesday, Apr. 21, several student organizations across campus came together to present an interactive exhibit entitled “Tunnel of Oppression” in Ballroom A of the Overman Student Center. The exhibit consisted of several smaller displays sharing information on the different forms of oppression in the world.   Julia Turner, …

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SVP hosts presentation on dating and relationships

Each Monday, Students for Violence Prevention (SVP) has hosted a series talking about how to build healthy relationships. This week’s topic was covering healthy romantic and dating relationships.   “There is a lot more information out about dating relationships, but it’s still something that is so personal that it is really hard for people to …

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PSU Percussion Studio hosts percussion ensemble concert

Many concerts have been cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic and now many have been restored. One of the first concerts to be cancelled last year has been reinstated.  On Monday, March 29, the PSU Percussion Studio out of the department of music hosted their first percussion ensemble concert since being forced …

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