Letter to the Editor: Stolen flag has emotional value, return it!

An American flag that was flying on my front porch was stolen sometime Monday night or early Tuesday morning, May 2-3. That evening the police...

Funds between education, military unbalanced

When I see all the fancy arms and impressive Army airplanes, I imagine those must be very expensive, but I don't understand why so...

Public sector career options

When you're going into a career field like medicine or law, we at the Collegian imagine it would be easy to start thinking ahead...

Societal exposure important

A group representing LGBTQI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersexed) students at the K-State-Salina campus have recently lobbied for an transgendered male to speak...

Intelligent telephones lousy substitute for human interaction

This is the age of the Internet, and we are all immersed in it. You really can't go anywhere without seeing someone staring at...

Government should focus on domestic problems

Since its inception, the United States of America has gradually grown to become the world's superpower. Many Americans have known this since birth; it...

Leprechauns are magical, magnificent

Like so many people in this great country, I like to believe I have Irish ancestry, if only for a few days. As an...

Hemp legalization would help U.S. economy

It's hard to be a consistent political conservative in 2010. New information and biting criticism from the left are exacerbating a great clash between...

Conformity through everday fashions?

To Conform, or Not to Conform? Every time I pause right before clicking the ‘place order' button on my laptop, I ask myself, "Am I...

Show appreciation for more than just girlfriend, boyfriend this Valentine’s Day

For the first time in a long time, I am really unhappy about Valentine's Day. While I appreciate the massive influx of candy into...

Letter to the editor: Students have right to support other schools

Editors, In response to Tim Schrag's Oct. 11 opinion column, being "born a K-Stater," I believe, has caused Schrag to be very narrow-minded. Obviously, as I...

Letter in Response to Paul Ibbetson’s “Environmental Caustions Costly for American people, economy.”

It is not only frustrating but also embarrassing as members of the K-State community when articles like Paul Ibbetson's latest in the Collegian, "Environmental...

Letter to the Editor

To the Editor: Tim Schrag's article "Variety of beers available outside domestic brands" did a service for locally produced beers. As an alumna who occasionally...

New laws limiting farmers, public should not support

There are more than 300 million people living in the United States, all of whom must be fed. We are lucky to have one...

Ultra-rich should help pay debt, not enjoy tax breaks

Who wants to make sure the rich keep more of their money? Raise your hands high; the Republicans in the Senate want to know...

Rights granted to legal adults should include drinking

College is a stepping stone to the world of adulthood. As we leave behind our teenage years, we acquire new legal obligations and...

Aldon Smith shouldn’t have played after DUI arrest

Athletes today are being held less and less accountable for their actions on and off the field. Sunday was a shining example of that....

Women should not judge other women’s bodies

Carlson is arguing that women fail to blame themselves for corrupt attitudes about body image.

Low salaries of soldiers reflects culture’s skewed priorities

Carlson argues that reality TV stars should not earn exponentially more income than American soldiers.

Things I learned in college that were false

Huyett encourages students to challenge their professors.
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