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Life as a DACA student at Beloit College

On Sept. 5, 2017, the Trump Administration rescinded the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. DACA was an immigration policy that allowed undocumented immigrants who entered the United States as minors to receive protection from deportation and a work permit. With the ending of

NHL will opt out of 2018 Winter Olympics

The presence of National Hockey League players in the Winter Olympics will be missed in PyeongChang next year. The NHL recently announced that after five consecutive Winter Games with the participation of the organization, the NHL would be opting out from the 2018 Olympics. Discussions

Where do Beloit students vote?

Election Day is just hours away, and while millions have already cast their votes early across the country, the results of those votes won’t be known until the polls close on Tuesday. If you haven’t already gone to the polls or sent a ballot through

Bundy clan acquitted in Oregon refuge takeover case

The armed takeover of the Malheur National Wildlife refuge in Oregon took place earlier this year. The occupation began on January 2 and ended February 11. It was led by Ammon Bundy who had previously participated in the 2014 Bundy standoff that took place on

Students voice concerns about trustee Diane Hendricks

Diane Hendricks: America’s richest self-made woman — according to Forbes in June — Vice Chair of the Trump Victory Committee and one of Trump’s economic advisers, as of mid-August. She is also a member of Beloit’s Board of Trustees. Forbes estimates that her net worth