State of the Union

SU outlines goals for upcoming year at state of union address

Student Union president junior Grace Egbo announced SU’s new goals of expanding administrative and student interactions, increasing diverse representation and encouraging greater election participation Tuesday.

Emma Baker | News Editor

The unique horror of watching a Trump State of the Union

After a year marked by bigotry and incompetence—and probably felonies—Republicans still stand by President Trump.

Sean Lundergan | Staff Writer

Tuition hikes threaten increased commitment to diversity

In his State of the Union address Tuesday night, President Barack Obama reinforced the White House’s commitment to reducing inequality in access to higher education, in part by giving colleges incentives to offer better value.

Grading Obama’s College Scorecard

In his State of the Union address last Tuesday, President Barack Obama covered a wide range of topics from fixing the federal deficit to immigration and gay rights. One topic that fell slightly under the radar was his three paragraphs on higher education.

Educational inequality: Obama’s goals must be more concrete

In his State of the Union address last Tuesday, President Barack Obama recalled a time when jobs were plentiful and university degrees were optional. According to our president, the rules have now changed—while we are more productive than ever thanks to technological innovations, jobs are scarce and tough to obtain.

Obama stresses education to solidify America’s future

President Obama on Tuesday pushed for widespread improvements to the nation’s education system in laying out his vision for improving the country’s future and keeping the economy competitive with growing global powers.

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