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Our Very Own Olympian, Cody Jones

Our Very Own Olympian, Cody Jones

Sports Editor September 27, 2016 Comments Off

Every four years, children crowd around the TV dreaming of the chance to wear red, white and blue to compete for their country. Cody Jones, senior javelin thrower at California Lutheran University, made this

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New Club Budget Rules Spark Controversy

New Club Budget Rules Spark Controversy

News Editor September 27, 2016 Comments Off

Changes to the Clubs and Organizations policy that were passed last academic year have caused confusion about budgeting for some of California Lutheran University’s senate-funded clubs. A major part of the club approval process

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Capital Punishment Needs Dire Reform

Capital Punishment Needs Dire Reform

Features Editor September 27, 2016 Comments Off

California voters are left to choose whether to end or mend an incredibly broken system that has granted virtually no justice in almost 40 years – capital punishment. Proposition 62 would retroactively end all

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Regals Push Past Panthers

Regals Push Past Panthers

Sports Editor September 27, 2016 Comments Off

On Sept. 23 the California Lutheran University Regals silenced the roar of the Chapman Panthers defeating them 3-0. The Regals have been undefeated in the Southern California Intercollegiate Conference so far defeating Redlands and

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Honey, I’m Home! CLU Beekeeping

Honey, I’m Home! CLU Beekeeping

Editor in Chief September 27, 2016 Comments Off

California Lutheran University is home to three active beehives and is introducing a new club this year called the CLU Beekeepers Club. The CLU Beekeepers Club is a way for students to get involved

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Sexual Assault: Is Title IX Enough?

Sexual Assault: Is Title IX Enough?

Features Editor September 27, 2016 Comments Off

Sexual assault on college campuses happens to roughly one in five female students, according to the Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network. Right now one of those victims, Delaney Robinson, is speaking out in

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Raising Annual Fund Awareness

Raising Annual Fund Awareness

News Editor September 27, 2016 Comments Off

On Sep. 16, the Student Philanthropy Council held its monthly Philanthropy Phriday event on The Spine. Philanthropy Phriday is an event run by the Student Philanthropy Council to help raise awareness for the California

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Moving Off Campus Won’t Save You Money

Moving Off Campus Won’t Save You Money

News Editor September 27, 2016 Comments Off

Moving off campus is, in many cases, much less expensive than living on a university’s campus. However, if a student receives need-based aid, moving off campus would not help students save money. Need-based financial

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YouTube Restricts Revenue For Taboo Video Content

YouTube Restricts Revenue For Taboo Video Content

Editor in Chief September 27, 2016 Comments Off

YouTube recently updated their terms of service, and many people are not happy about the changes made to the largest video-sharing website in the world. YouTube upset users Aug. 31 when they announced that

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Kingsmen Take Two at Home

Kingsmen Take Two at Home

Sports Editor September 26, 2016 Comments Off

Samuelson Aquatics center was the site Sept. 23 afternoon for the California Lutheran University men’s water polo team as it held its very own Kingsmen Mini Tournament. The Kingsmen came into this tournament on a high

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