Unrealistic images of beauty lead to anorexia

The Dove "Campaign for Real Beauty" was a groundbreaking campaign featuring realistic, average-sized models showing how different body types, ethnicities and features are unique...

AIG bonuses not big in the grand scheme of things

There has been a lot of righteous anger lately directed toward the American International Group (AIG). Death threats have been made against top AIG...

Letters to the Editor

To the Editor: On Feb. 24 an article was published in he Collegian by opinion writer Sean Frye. The article was titled "Public universities should...

LETTER: K-State should continue to strive for a fall break

Senior Natalie Wolf contends that adding a fall break should still be a priority, for the sake of the students.

Children who commit adult crimes need developmental health care

In March 6, 1989, 9-year-old Cameron Kocher was playing video games at a neighbor's house when 7-year-old Jessica Carr bragged that she was better...

Logan’s Run

By Erin Logan

Edward exercises chivalry

Millions of Americans are living without health insurance, while grandstanding Washington bureaucrats haggle over nonentities. President Obama's decision to send 30,000 troops into Afghanistan...

OPINION: The K-State Foundation Alumni Village poses a threat to affordable student housing

Students need affordable housing options, and the KSU Foundation should focus on that.

OPINION: Sanders’ message will endure in Democratic party

In the face of Clinton’s presumptive nomination, Sanders supporters should rest assured that the Democratic party’s long-term agenda has been won.

Petition takes positive step against Westboro Baptist Church

At the end of last year, the Westboro Baptist Church was the subject of a petition on the website “We the People,” which allows...

Helpful hints: Tips and tricks to staying in shape while social distancing

With widespread closure of workout facilities, those who want to exercise must find other means. Here are some ideas.

OPINION: 5 tips to find parking on campus

For many students, finding parking is an obstacle. If you're one of these people here are some tips to help reduce your stress in the morning.

Cozy burgers could stink up the ‘Ville, despite great taste

Cozy Burgers, Cozy Burgers, I want Cozy Burgers!After months of rumors and sketchy information, the official word is Cozy Inn Hamburgers will be opening...

President Schulz faces a long road ahead

On Thursday, amid much fanfare and in the presence of a new K-State mace, Kirk Schulz was sworn in as K-State's 13th president. Named...

Sebelius should make the most of nomination

    Kansas is on the national radar once again, and this time it is not for the absurd creationism vs. evolution debate in public...

Manhattan, Kansas doctors need to put patients first

A recent incident has enlightened me to the business practices of some area doctors. I have an insurance company that requires me to conduct...

Anxious, restless spirit leads to friends’ ‘Project: do’ pact

"Edward's amazing..." Kellie said from across the aisle. We were on a bus from Chicago, returning home from a week-long "vacation." We were...

Poor do not deserve negative stereotypes, should receive help this holiday season

Each year, my fondest memory of Thanksgiving is the hidden dinner table covered by carved turkey, pumpkin pie, cranberry sauce, tortillas and tamales. Many...

24-hour news media too focused on famous criminals

The upcoming Roger Clemens perjury trial worries me. Not because I think Roger Clemens is a threat to the public because he lied to...

Liberal broadcasting calls for realistic parenting

There are plenty of reasons for parents to freak out as broadcasting becomes increasingly liberal. Teenagers dress in skimpier clothing, supermodel figures become thinner...