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Opinion: Paintings of events that changed history

Opinion: Paintings of events that changed history

Throughout the course of history, the canvas has offered an unexpected yet poignant way to capture some of society’s most important events. Art lasts forever, the original intentions of the artists cannot be altered; even as decades pass, the original meaning of the...

Opinion: Paintings of events that changed history

Opinion: The irony of the American extremists

In the current American political climate, the contention between the two leading parties seems irreconcilable. The conviction on both sides could not be any more divergent. However, despite their vast ideological differences, Democrat supporters often share the same...

Opinion: Paintings of events that changed history

Column: How community-based art can bring us together

Community-based art is defined as an art piece placed in a community setting where ordinary people can come together and contribute. The contributor can be anyone in the community and does not need to be a professional artist. Community-based arts is a forum for...

Opinion: Why art makes me happy

Opinion: Why art makes me happy

When I was younger, I would often beg my mom to take me to art class. In preschool, the most exciting part of the day was arts and crafts time. Sewing little butterflies onto paper, coloring different animals, or drawing my interpretations of myself, it was all very...

Opinion: What I would do if I were Jeff Bezos

Opinion: What I would do if I were Jeff Bezos

If I could be anyone for a single day, I would be Jeff Bezos. That is because he is the richest person on earth, and I could use his wealth to benefit others, my family, as well as myself. First of all, I would be a philanthropist to help my community. For example I...

Opinion: Leadership is looking out for others

Opinion: Leadership is looking out for others

Most people think of leaders as a person who stands at the front, takes charge of the group, and expects them to follow, usually leading them toward accomplishing specific goals.  I am not a typical type of leader. You rarely see me go in front of an audience and...