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Frosted lemon cookies

Ingredients:  For the cookies  2 1/2 cups flour  1/2 teaspoon salt  1/2 teaspoon baking soda  1/2 cup butter, softened  1/2 cup vegetable shortening, softening   1 cup sugar  1 teaspoon vanilla  1 egg  1 tablespoon lemon zest  1 tablespoon milk  1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice  For the frosting  8 ounces cream cheese, softened   1/2 …

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Student advocating against sales tax on menstrual products

Laura Willoughby, sophomore in psychology, is advocating for the removal of sales tax from menstrual products.   “The idea for this project came to mind early in the semester when I first learned about the ‘pink tax,” Willoughby said. “The pink tax is the tendency for products marketed at women to be …

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Women’s track and field travels for competition

The women’s track and field team traveled to Central Missouri to compete in the UCM Relays on Friday, April 16 in Warrensburg, Mo.   Auna Childress, undeclared freshman, thought the team performed well under the circumstances.   “Well, since there was only two jumpers and a lot of distance and throwers, I would say …

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