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Why you need to write for the Western Courier

Elana Katz

January 28, 2013

I’ve never understood why more people don’t write for the Courier. By the time I declared my journalism minor in my second semester of freshman year, writing for the paper seemed like a no-brainer.  Of course, not everyo...

Leave Manti Te’o alone

Alison Phillips

January 28, 2013

Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o has been an inspiration to many people this football season. He led the Fighting Irish back to glory while dealing with the pain of personal tragedies.  He reportedly received devastating n...

Dr. WebMD: Not the only doctor you need

Alexis Kathalynas

January 28, 2013

Editors note: This is the first part of a short series on the subject of self-diagnosis. While we all know that not everything on the internet is true and the information can sometimes be misleading, there can be helpful informa...

Friends move on

Cody Boland

December 7, 2012

The end of a college semester is a bittersweet time. Ideally, the 16 weeks of rigorous work has paid off, and students are looking forward to a nice chunk of time to relax without the threat of finals hanging over their heads. B...

Stress relaxation

Alexis Kathalynas

December 7, 2012

It’s almost the end of the semester, which means it’s time to crack down on studying. With studying for final exams, comes stress. Most college students are already stressed from a normal day of classes, homework, work and ma...

Top eleven stories

Top eleven stories

December 5, 2012

A note from the new kid

Garrick Hodge

December 3, 2012

Words cannot describe the excitement I have as I move from the sports desk into my new position as managing editor. After spending nearly two years focusing primarily on sports, I now look forward to working with all the aspec...

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