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By Michael Diambri, A&E writer When we were kids, we were taught that smoking kills. This generation was thought of as the one that could finally kick the nicotine craze. This may not be so, because “vaping,” smoking using an electronic cigarette, has become a popular habit among young adults. Most...

Photo Credit by Creative CommonsExample of a police officer costume for young girls. The young girls costume is used with shiny material also the the amount...

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By Tahlia Terhune, Guest Writer Eating disorders are the most lethal psychiatric illness. According to ANAD (National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and...

By Michael Diambri, writer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)  reports that one in every 10 Americans older than 12 is currently taking...

Raven-Symoné doesn’t want to be labeled. She isn’t bisexual, lesbian, gay, queer, or African-American. She’s just Raven. Symoné re-entered the...

By Leah Larson, Guest Columnist October is breast cancer awareness month and the Susan G. Komen foundation is practically synonymous with breast cancer awareness. It raises millions of dollars in the name of breast cancer research and awareness each year. That is where it stops, however. While some of their funds do go toward research and awareness, the rest of the funds...

Dear Mast Staff, I appreciate your column about the difficulties of parking on campus as a commuter student. I learned that we have a parking committee...

In my first month commuting to Pacific Lutheran University, I felt much like The White Rabbit from “Alice in Wonderland.” I’ve never been one to...

By Tahlia Terhune, Guest Writer Ebola has entered the U.S. This is reason enough to quarantine yourself in your basement or pack up and flee to Canada...