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Super Bowl Marijuana Ads

February 5, 2019

By Jessica Covitz According to Acreage Holdings, CBS rejected its proposed Super Bowl Ad, which promotes the benefits of medical marijuana. The ad hoped to advocate medical marijuana’s power to alleviate...

EN Photo by Sam Palmisano // A student browses available classes at FGCU.

FGCU doesn’t offer enough classes

November 16, 2018

By Jessica Covitz Staff Writer As the fall semester comes to an end, picking classes for spring begins. At FGCU, choosing classes can be a very difficult and stressful task, especially when there might...

How Fort Myers compares to the best city

November 4, 2018

By Jessica Covitz Staff Writer New York City is also referred to as the city that never sleeps. This vibrant city will forever be bustling with visitors, locals and a lot of traffic. There is a wide variety...

FILE - In this Feb. 20, 2014, file photo, prisoners from Sacramento County await processing after arriving at the Deuel Vocational Institution in Tracy, Calif. One amendment in the upcoming election will decide if ex-felons get the right to vote. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file)

Should Ex-Felons Have the Right to Vote?

October 27, 2018

By Jessica Covitz Staff Writer A felon is someone who has committed a crime that is punishable by a term in state or federal prison or even death. Regardless of what crime was committed, felons are still...

Books to the Rescue

October 21, 2018

By Jessica Covitz Contributing Writer “Has a book ever helped you understand yourself or your world better?” Have you ever read something and realized that it relates to you personally or your community?...

EN Photo by Sam Palmisano // Many students carry some sort of protection.

Students living in a constant state of fear

October 13, 2018

By Jessica Covitz Staff Writer Are people living in a constant state of fear as a result of the frequent mass shootings and sex trafficking that is going on? What would that do to our communities? The...

AP Photo // The locked main gate of a primary school during a two-day strike by teachers in capital Nicosia, Cyprus, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.

Colorado school district announces four-day weeks

September 21, 2018

By Jessica Covitz  Contributing Writer It’s common knowledge that Monday is the most hated day of the week. One school district in Colorado hates Mondays so much that it removed them from its schedule all...

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