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What is the true meaning of Valentine’s Day?

Owen Seifert, Business Manager

January 24, 2020

Love is in the air this February. With Valentine's Day quickly approaching, loved ones are searching for the cutest gift they can for their significant others and close friends. What if I told you we are doing it all wrong? In...

An ambiguous history of Valentine’s Day

Winnie Caskey, Distribution and Archieve Manager

January 24, 2020

Valentine’s Day is celebrated world-wide on Feb. 14. We know Valentine’s Day as a day to celebrate love. We give cards, candy and other gifts as proclamations of our love, but the origins of the holiday are not well-known....

‘Tis the season

Owen Seifert, Business Manager

December 22, 2019

The year of 2019 is quickly coming to an end, but this also means that there are a lot of celebrations approaching. This is where the big debate comes in. One of the biggest arguments that has happened in recent years is the “Happy...

Staff Editorial: Advice on upcoming finals

Navigator Staff

December 6, 2019

Finals are coming up, Lake Land students, and it is crunch time for finals. For those that have not been ahead of the curve, here are a few tips that could help as you approach finals week. One of the first things you need to...

Lake Land College needs a civic space

Chase Austin, Reporter

December 6, 2019

Americans often predispose American politics. Many describe politics as ballot boxes and bickering, often choosing to rather stay home on election day believing their vote simply does not count. The United States has many problems...

Intolerance and the danger of safe space mentality

Winnie Caskey, Distribution Manager/Archivist

December 6, 2019

The trend on college campuses to actively fight against free speech when it goes against the ideology some students has become problematic in recent years. In these instances, there is no tolerance for opinions when they d...

Yule have to wait to decorate

Winnie Caskey, Distribution Manager

November 15, 2019

I remember as a kid being so excited about Christmas! I could not wait to put up the tree so that Mom could begin loading presents under the tree. When she was not looking, I would try to figure out what all of my gifts were....

Jolly all year long

Jess Oakley, Reporter

November 15, 2019

 Personally, I believe that any holiday can be celebrated whenever you want. Who says that I cannot put my Christmas tree up in July? Where are the unspoken rules that people cannot have a Christmas tree for Valentine’s Day? I t...

Looking for Casey

Harry Reynolds

November 8, 2019

Lake Land College has a bad habit of moving things around just when I think I know where the h-, I mean, where everything is. Beelzebub must have had a hand in designing the place. The latest addition in my land of confusion...

Is Black Friday really worth it?

Owen Seifert, Business Manager

November 8, 2019

This time of year is when life seems to get kinda stressful. Thanksgiving is coming up, finals are right around the corner, not to mention the stress of finding gifts for the people you care about. If finding gifts is stressful...

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