Laughter: The Best Kind of Medicine

The great silent film actor Charlie Chaplin once said, “A day without laughter is a day wasted.”
Laughter can lift our spirits and make us feel at ease. Laughter is also good for our mental and even physical health. As we get older, we begin to lose our spirits and often forget to laugh.

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“Muslim Ban” spurs conversation across campus

Full Article. President Trump’s latest executive order has caused conversation and controversy across Virginia Wesleyan College as students, staff and faculty react to what the general public and media have dubbed the “Muslim Ban.”

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Students, staff discuss Trump administration

Waves of marches, bans and protests have greeted his presidency across the nation. To help alleviate some of the confusion, the Center for the Study of Religious Freedom and Professor of History Dr. Dan Margolies decided to put on an event to get students and staff talking…

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Boy Scouts’ New Transgender Policy

My freshman year, I wrote an opinions piece for the Chronicle titled, “A scout is tolerant.” The piece was about how the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) was becoming more progressive by allowing openly gay boys into scouting.

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Softball Season Set to Begin

The Virginia Wesleyan College Softball team is currently ranked 25th in the nation by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NCFA). The Marlins are the defending Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) champions, and the league coaches picked Brandon Elliot’s squad to repeat as champions.

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Donald Trump and His Impossible Wall

Lately, it seems that the foreign relations of our country are constantly teetering on the brink of collapse. One of the more pressing issues on this topic is President Donald Trump’s idea to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.

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