Justice was served in Ravi sentencing

By Alumni Staff May 30, 2012 0

            Tears of relief, not sadness were shed by Dharun Ravi, the former Rutgers student who was found guilty of spying on his roommate with a webcam, after a judge made the right call by…

Ravi deserved tougher sentence

By Alumni Staff May 30, 2012 0

            Tyler Clementi, a Rutgers University undergrad, threw himself off the George Washington bridge in New York City on Sept. 22, 2010.             In the days before his death, Clementi's roommate, Dharun Ravi, had used…

COLUMN: LA hoops in a funk

By Alumni Staff May 23, 2012 0

            Things are in flux in the Los Angeles basketball world. The Lakers were eliminated from the playoffs by Oklahoma City in an ugly game five loss, and the Clippers got the broom treatment from…

Revised budget is unbalanced, unfair

By Alumni Staff May 23, 2012 0

Gov. Jerry Brown's revised plan to balance California's budget by cutting more money from those who are still struggling will cause more harm than good.             Brown pleaded with voters at a Capitol news conference…

Students Deserve Bail Out Too

By Alumni Staff May 9, 2012 0

US News reported recently that unpaid student loans have surpassed credit cards as the biggest form of debt in America at just over $1 trillion owed. The average debt for students graduating today? $25,000 according…

The UC & CSU system is failing you

By Alumni Staff May 9, 2012 0

As both students and parents continue to endure the escalating cost of higher education, many examine whether attending a private university, where tuition is much higher than a public university, is worth the expense. Deciding…