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The impact of advertising during the Super Bowl

Samuel Ogali, Courier Staff

February 14, 2020

The NFL’s Super Bowl is regarded as one of the biggest sporting events in the United States. It is an event consisting of a contentious football game between two teams as well as entertainment in regards to half-time show. But one...

Are Hyper Pods the transportation of the future?

Tyler Moseberry, Courier Staff

February 14, 2020

Transportation is how we get from point A to point B. The farther away we are trying to go, the more energy, time and money it takes to get there. I believe that we can get places faster with Hyper pods, but first let’s talk ab...

Celebrating Valentine’s Day in a small town

Jiana Barrera, Courier Staff

February 14, 2020

Valentine's Day is the time for lovers to express their love and affection with gifts and cards to a significant other or even a secret crush. This holiday of romance has been celebrated since about the 14th century and many...

The controversy over the Bill C-16

Anesha Wheaton, Courier Staff

February 10, 2020

Bill C-16 is a bill that was introduced in Canadian Parliament in May of 2016 and was passed in June of 2017. When introduced into Parliament, it had many supporters but also many outspoken critics, such as Jordan B. Peterson. ...

Awards shows need more diversity

Samuel Ogali, Courier Staff

February 10, 2020

During this year’s British Academy of Film and Television Arts, or BAFTAs, Joaquin Phoenix won the award for Best Actor for his portrayal of Todd Philips’ adaption of the movie Joker, which was honestly one of my favorite m...

Don’t forget about yourself on Valentine’s Day

Alex Ourth, Courier Staff

February 10, 2020

Valentine’s Day. The designated day each year where we are instructed by society to show our significant others how much we care about them through mushy cards, expensive gifts and grand romantic gestures. For those with healt...

Self-Care is not “Treat Yourself” or Facemasks

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

February 7, 2020

In today’s society, the idea of self-care is all over and is becoming a big part of a lot of people's lives. This is absolutely outstanding because self-care is extremely important to maintaining a healthy mental state, managi...

Tik Tok is the new Vine

Peyton Finnegan, Courier Staff

February 7, 2020

At some point we all have complained about how annoying or stupid TikTok is, myself being no exception. But whether or not we like it, TikTok is here and has become wildly popular. TikTok has invaded nearly every social media ...

What you need to know about the Coronavirus

Jiana Barrera, Courier Staff

February 7, 2020

The Coronavirus was first identified in the 1960s, however it is still unknown as to where it has come from and can infect both animals and humans. The virus spreads the same way as any cold, such as sneezing, coughing and by touch....

Should couples live together before marriage?

Allison Young, Opinions Editor

February 5, 2020

In the past, it was frowned upon to live with a significant other before you were married. Some people still believe in this, but I think that it is a tradition that can be broken. Marriage is supposed to last forever and th...

In Honor of Kobe Bryant

Jiana Barrera, Courier Staff

February 5, 2020

Kobe Bryant was not just an amazing basketball player, but he was a great inspiration for many Americans across the world. He achieved greatness because he focused his willpower on one goal, to become a great basketball playe...

The Importance of Taking Pictures

Allison Young, Opinions Editor

February 5, 2020

Pictures are one of the most valuable things that we have been given. I am the kind of person that takes a lot of videos, but I want to start trying to take more pictures to remember things. In the past, it was almost a hassl...

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