Category: Opinion

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WARNING: Limited textbooks available

They’re one of most costly requirements of higher education: textbooks.
Most times, getting them at Amarillo College is a smooth, no-thought-needed endeavor. You take your course list to the bookstore, wait in line, get help from a clerk and check out.But this semester…

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OPINION: Music makes the world go round

Music is one of those things in life that is universal. I think life would be empty without it. It’s essential to humanity as we know it. Music has been around since the beginning of time. Even before it could be recorded or written down, there was music. As music progressed through the years and more instruments were created, the styles of music were ever changing and evolving. From the Renaissance period to the Baroque period to the Romantic period, every era had a different feel to the sound of the music. Now more than ever, there are more genres that give people a wider variety to choose from. Rock, classical, rap, country, movie scores, gospel, techno, and those few genres are just the tip of all that is being created every day. Every person has a type of music that they prefer or like to listen to over other genres, and every type of music affects people in different ways.

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Editorial: Fall brings change, chance for more

A common saying is that the two things we cannot avoid are death and taxes. We should add a third pillar to the old saying by including change. Change affects young and old, both genders and all races and religious backgrounds. No one and no thing is above its reach.