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Opinion: Facing the faceless foe

Opinion: Facing the faceless foe

It’s safe to say Donald Trump’s refugee ban has fallen short of lessening people’s fears of terrorism. After passing an executive order Friday barring refugees and immigrants from seven major Muslim countries while deporting some who are already in the United States, many people quickly rose up in opposition. Protesters gathered at major airports in […]

Ban on electronic cigs possible

Ban on electronic cigs possible

Auraria Higher Education Center is considering banning the use of electronic cigarettes inside campus buildings. The proposal would be incorporated into AHEC’s Policy 26, the Smoke-Free Environment policy. “It’s a proposal that will be going in front of the Auraria Board of Directors on Feb. 26 at 7:30 a.m.,” said Katy Brown, director of communications […]

Bill banning concealed weapon carry on campus passes House

Bill banning concealed weapon carry on campus passes House

Colorado state house democrats voted in favor of a gun bill that would forbid the carrying of concealed weapons on Colorado campuses. House Bill 1226, sponsored by Clair Levy, D-Boulder, is in stark contrast to the 2003 Concealed Carry Act that permits the holding of concealed weapons on college campuses. The bill still needs to […]