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How to do laundry for dummies

How to do laundry for dummies

Lacey Latch, Print Managing Editor

February 16, 2020

I’m not exaggerating when I say that doing laundry properly is an art. There are different ways to do it, but in the end, experts usually agree on the foundation of best practices. I’ve mastered those best practices. Throughout my 21 long years I’ve perfected the laundry formula and I’m prepa...

Textbook publishers find new ways to squeeze students

College textbook prices have skyrocketed in the last 20 years, surpassed only by hospital services.
(Photo courtesy of the American Enterprise Institute)

D. K. Schwartz, Contributing Writer

February 26, 2018

Defying perceptions of a dying industry, one sector of the publishing world is still doing brisk business these days, and it’s all thanks to college students. After raising the average college textbooks’ price nearly 200 percent since 1997—a surge outpaced only by hospital services — the corporat...

“No human being is illegal”: DePaul students respond to DACA repeal

Amber Colón

September 18, 2017

When President Trump announced   on Tuesday, Sept. 5 that Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) would be rescinded, sophomore Brenda González decided that she couldn’t stand by as her life became even more threatened than it already is — so she decided to do what she knows best: organize...

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