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Friday, August 29, 2014 | Last updated: 5:56pm


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Opinion


Value your education — beyond dollars and cents



Our classes cost upwards of $440 per credit hour, and tuition is hovering around $14,000 a year. After accumulating at least 120 credits to graduate, our bachelor’s degrees will give us 98 percent more in hourly earnings than our non-diploma-holding ...

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OUR VOICE:


MSU should install unisex bathrooms in all campus buildings



Everybody’s got to do their business ? whether you’re male, female or something else (and yes, there are other options). Illinois State University recently made the decision to alter their family bathrooms to become gender-neutral bathrooms. ... Read more


COLUMNS:


An open letter to older generations



Dear Silent Generation and Baby Boomers: You have given our generation a lot of nicknames: the Me, Me, Me Generation (also known as the selfish or selfie generation), Gen Why? Read more




LETTERS:



Letter: Graduate Employees Union thanks MSU Board of Trustees



Fellow members of the MSU community:I write today to thank several people. First, in January of this year, a systematic underpayment of approximately $100,000 to graduate teaching assistants from last summer was resolved through a mutually pleasing ... Read more


Letter: MSU Students United urges Simon to freeze tuition rates



Tuition has been and continues to be far too high. MSU Students United and our 3,000 supporters are calling on you to make a public statement endorsing a tuition freeze by April 28th. If this deadline is not met, we will continue taking action towards ... Read more