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Ohlone students follow holiday traditions

December 12, 2012

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By AMY HYEIN PARK Staff writer Christmas is one of the biggest holidays in United States and it’s coming up in less than a month. Some people have started to be ready for Christmas already. They have decorated their houses...

Cyber Monday leaves Black Friday in the red

December 12, 2012

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By HEATHER HEGEMAN Opinions editor At the start of this holiday shopping season, consumers could take two roads: the more traditional path of waking up early to stand in line for Black Friday deals or the relatively new phenomena...

Time for ‘mass’ media revolution in Japan

December 12, 2012

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By NORIHIRO SASAKI Staff writer In Japan, people on the Internet call Japan’s major media “Mass-Gomi,” which is a slang means “Mass-Garbage.” Quite a few Japanese young people have never read newspapers or watch...

O’Malley speaks briefly on human trafficking

December 12, 2012

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By HEATHER HEGEMAN Opinions editor Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley gave a presentation on human trafficking in the Jackson Theatre Oct. 31. The presentation was part of the Ohlone World Forum Series. Sadly,...

Candidates examined in closing days of election

December 12, 2012

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By HEATHER HEGEMAN Opinions editor The outcome of recent political polls shows that the upcoming presidential election is going to be a tight race. While no one disagrees that this will be a close election, poll results...

Halloween: A treat for the economy

December 12, 2012

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By HEATHER HEGEMAN Opinions editor Halloween, like our country, is deeply rooted in religion and like many aspects of American culture; it is also a western European import. Halloween is a composite of holidays from different...

What are your plans for Halloween night?

December 12, 2012

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  Yuejiao Li BUSINESS I’ll stay home and wait for “trick-or-treaters.” I want to be a wizard. Norihiro Yokoyama ENGINEERING I’ll be with my friends I haven’t decided what I’ll be. Chelsy Baculi ...

Obama speaks softly and carries a big stick

December 10, 2012

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By HEATHER HEGEMAN Opinions editor President Barak Obama is a eloquent speaker, which conservative political blogs call “the silver-tongued serpent.” Even members of the GOP agree, Obama is superb behind the podium. So...

Hybrid classes work around your schedule

December 10, 2012

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By AMY HYEIN PARK Staff writer Ohlone College has various hybrid classes as well as face- to-face classes. Students who have a face- to-face class need only go to a classroom to learn. However, students who have a...

Syria’s political turmoil leads to global unrest

December 10, 2012

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By HEATHER HEGEMAN Opinions editor “I may not agree with what you have to say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.” American Revolutionary Patrick Henry used this famous quote from French philosopher...

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