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EDITORIAL: Black History Month is no memorial

Black History Month is a celebration of Black people and their many achievements throughout our nation’s history. The month is dedicated to celebrating figures such as Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Rutgers’s own Paul Robeson for their contributions to American society.

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BERNSTEIN: Impeachment shows how partisan U.S. Senate is

The President Donald J. Trump impeachment trial, the third impeachment trial in the U.S. history, concluded in an acquittal on charges that he had abused his executive power and obstructed Congress by withholding aid to Ukraine for political ends on Feb. 5.  

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LEYZEROVYCH: Scholarship will come to embody liberal arts

In his commencement address to the 2005 graduating class of Kenyon College out in Gambier, Ohio, the late novelist David Foster Wallace told this great anecdote: “There are these two young fish swimming along and they happen to meet an older fish swimming the other way, who nods at them and says ‘Morning, boys. How's the water? And the two young fish swim on for a bit, and then eventually one of them looks over at the other and goes ‘What the hell is water?’” 


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