Opinion

Letter to the editor: How much is enough?

  Now that I am in my final year here at Wartburg, I have come to a stark realization: I may have become an overachiever. This is something I never expected to happen. I am a full-time student, I have an internship and I have two other on-campus jobs. Besides […]

by · November 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Opinion
Liz Snyder serves pie in the Mensa. —Lauren Matysik/TRUMPET

Cut the Mensa some slack

    Sweet Potato Casserole. That sweet, sugary dish had been on my mind all day—yet here I stood being told they were out and would I like fries instead? With the variables that determine the number of students eating in the Mensa constantly changing, dining services cannot correctly forecast […]

by · November 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Opinion

Over-emphasis on dress codes

When trying to find a skirt that hit below my knees, I tried on every black dress skirt in my size in four different stores. By the tenth skirt, I was feeling defeated. Skirts that hit below the knee are kind of like Big Foot. They may exist but that […]

by · November 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Opinion

Senioritis: a legitimate excuse

Lately, my life has been defined by an outrageous set of questions: do you think anyone will notice I wore these yoga pants yesterday (and the day before that)? When can I fit in a second nap today? At this point, is 10 percent of a grade really a big […]

by · November 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Opinion
Letter to the Editor: Meal transfer flexibility an option?

Letter to the Editor: Meal transfer flexibility an option?

                                          Dear Editor, As a second-year student at Wartburg, I have been very impressed with the food options available throughout campus; however, I have one problem with the dining system. […]

by · November 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Opinion
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