Student makes the case for companion animal welfare—and boycotting predatory puppy mills.
Student points to presidential hopefuls Inslee and Sanders as most capable to tackle the climate change crisis.
Creative writing student says we should all dare to share our stories in the pages of campus publications.
Game on! Student wants to give game studies extra life and make it a major at Metro State.
Student clears the air on likelihood of legal marijuana in Minnesota this year.
Value your freedom of expression online? Student says you should flee Facebook for a freer social media platform.
Biology student says the right—and responsibility—to vote is a precious thing.
Letters from our readers.
Economics professor warns that raising minimum wage may hurt workers it’s supposed to help.
It’s time to admit it. It’s time to stop denying it. Something needs to be done. America’s unhealthy obsession with guns is killing our kids.
On our first day of class, we went around and did the usual introductions: name, major, and why we were taking LIT 377 Shakespeare. Many of my fellow students said they put off taking the class until their very last semester.
I read with interest Mitesh Rai’s opinion piece (“Charlottesville on my mind”) in the September 2017 issue of The Metropolitan. I agree with Rai that the events in Charlottesville on August 11 – 12 were tragic and represented a significant step backward as a nation.
The list of issues that affect our day-to-day lives goes on and on: body cameras on police officers; well-maintained roads; bike lanes; fair and affordable housing; property taxes; parks and libraries; garbage collection; good schools; and the fight over the $15 minimum wage.