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This category is dedicated to all opinion-based articles on the Charger Chant.

The Aftermath of the No Vote on Question 3

November 8, 2018 6:15pm | Evan Crosby

Clark County School District has long mulled over the pros and cons of separating themselves from the bounds of the NV Energy monopoly in the same fashion that powerhouses in the Las Vegas area such as Switch, MGM, and Caesars have already done. Earlier in […]

The Stigma Around UNLV- Deserved, or Misunderstood?

October 9, 2018 11:49pm | Raymond Nassiry

For many of us in high school who have decided that college is our next step, where we go can be a tough decision. From expensive tuitions, out-of-state complications, and admission difficulties, every college seems like it has so many pros and so many cons. […]

Is College Really Necessary?

September 10, 2018 6:58pm | Raymond Nassiry

Should everyone go to college? As high schoolers preparing for our future, this question is extremely important to us. From preschool to twelfth grade, we come into school every morning, sit in class, do our homework, and repeat. This has been a given for us […]

Las Vegas is building the Raiders a stadium! So, who’s paying for it?

May 3, 2018 2:54am | Shan Reddy

The Raiders held a groundbreaking ceremony last November to celebrate the first big step in the NFL team’s relocation to Las Vegas. The ceremony started just after sunset – attendees included Raiders Hall of Fame players, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, Raiders owner Mark Davis, state […]

The Great Time Tradeoff: Watching Mainstream Movies

August 31, 2017 7:38pm | Victor Calderon

Now when doing anything in life you give up something to gain something else in return (for those in economics, think of ‘opportunity costs’). For example, if I sit down and watch a movie for three hours I give up my opportunities to go do […]

College Application Season is Upon Us (Humor)

August 31, 2017 3:56pm | Ammie Wang

It’s the most wonderful time of the year.  No, not Christmas.  Not any other non-denominational winter celebration.  Not even that stupid holiday that we doubt the legitimacy of but don’t ask questions about since it gives us a three day weekend.  I’m talking about college […]

CHANTRANT: Modern Movie Offenses

August 31, 2017 3:39pm | Victor Calderon

I’d honestly rather not talk about this. I mean really, I love movies, but after the past few years, I can’t help it. Here are a few movie offenses that plague my mind ANY time I watch a movie – modern horror movies in particular. […]

CHANTRANT: Students’ Worst Nightmare (Humor)

August 30, 2017 2:44pm | Ammie Wang

A great evil looms over humanity today.  It creeps within the shadows of our existences, and asserts its omniscient presence over our every move.  With every waking, breathing, living moment, millions of people across the nation – if not the world – cower in fear […]