24 Oct 2014 | No Comments | By Cody Boteler, News Editor
20 Oct 2014 | 4 Comments | By Jonathan Munshaw, Editor-in-Chief
20 Oct 2014 | No Comments | By Robert Wood, Staff Writer
Results of midterm election likely dependent on voter turnout
20 Oct 2014 | One Comment | By Cody Boteler, News Editor; Jonathan Munshaw, Editor-in-Chief
Illustration by Danielle Frater/ The Towerlight

Voters in America have an opportunity to change their elected representatives every two years. The catch is, they actually have to vote. The United States tends to see low voter turnout, especially among the college-aged population. In 2012, less than 50 percent of 18-29 year olds voted, while every other age group showed a turnout exceeding 50 percent, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. “We’ve seen low turnout rates among young people as a whole, not just college students,” John Bullock, an assistant professor in the department of political science, said. “A lot of it is about the issues. In years past, there might be more activism […]

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25 Oct 2014 | One Comment | By Carley Milligan, Arts & Life Editor
Tucked away deep in the halls of The Center For the Arts is a large dressing room, with walls covered in large mirrors... Read the full story »

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24 Oct 2014 | No Comments | By Cody Boteler, News Editor
Police searching the Towson University office of professor Barry Freundel found a backpack that was filled with tiny cameras that were hidden in... Read the full story »

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24 Oct 2014 | No Comments | By Devorah Roberts, Senior Editor
Check out video footage of the Burdick Field construction, where workers have begun to lay down turf. Read the full story »

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24 Oct 2014 | No Comments | By Ashley Beall, Staff Videographer and Devorah Roberts, Senior Editor
Devorah Roberts and Ashley Beall review “Once Upon a Time’s” season 4, episode 4. Read the full story »

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Operation Beautiful comes to Towson via Tri Delta event
24 Oct 2014 | No Comments | By Hailey Miller, Contributing Writer
One day in 2009 Caitlin Boyle failed a Chemistry test. She ran into the bathroom and as she was staring at her reflection... Read the full story »

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24 Oct 2014 | No Comments | By Patrick Burke, Assistant Photo Editor
Towson University students and members of the Iranian community celebrate the Iranian holiday Mehregan, held by the Iranian Student Union. Read the full story »

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22 Oct 2014 | No Comments | By Tyler Beard, Staff Writer
Towson reached 20 wins on the season, as it defeated the Delaware State Hornets, 3-0, on Tuesday. The Tigers (20-3, 6-2 CAA) controlled... Read the full story »

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21 Oct 2014 | No Comments | By Annie Sragner, Staff Writer
A big part of growing up is watching your friends move to new places. For me, this is a difficult part of growing... Read the full story »

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21 Oct 2014 | 2 Comments | By Jonathan Munshaw, Editor-in-Chief
When I signed up for Barry Freundel’s honors seminar last spring, I never expected to be covering his arrest. Over the course of... Read the full story »

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20 Oct 2014 | No Comments | By Sydney Adamson, Columnist
I might be in an entirely different country meeting brand new people and dealing with unfamiliar obstacles, but the music I listen to... Read the full story »