Valencia Voice

Our Voice: Technology and youth pave the way

March 2, 2011

What’s on your mind? What’s happening? Where are you checking in? These are just a few of the many questions that social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Foursquare are constantly asking today’s youth. Thanks t...

Our Voice:Progress doesn’t apply to being nice

February 24, 2011

It’s hard to think that in this day in age, the 21st century, there are still issues that have plagued humanity since even before organized civilizations. Many of the most successful kingdoms and empires saw their demise due...

Jeopardy proves too elementary for Watson

February 23, 2011

By Shannon Metherell [email protected] As technology advances, computers often control much of our lives. Starting with the simple monitor and bulky tower to store memory, to an advanced machine invented by IBM Res...

Gay civil rights gain support

February 23, 2011

By Camilo Echeverri Bernal [email protected] Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) rights have come a long way since Stonewall. The community has seen its ups and its downs. From coast to coast in the U.S. ...

We’re all the same

February 23, 2011

By Jenn Stripling [email protected] “You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be.” Albus Dumbledore spoke these words and he could not have put it any better. In the...

Priests hide behind the altar

February 17, 2011

By Camilo Echeverri Bernal [email protected] They are beacons of hope. They are vicars of ‘God.’ In America and all over the world, Catholic priests possess almost pop-star status. Their message is of comfo...

Valencia’s network disconnects

February 17, 2011

By Veronica Figueroa Benitez [email protected] I always see people complaining about the crappy Internet connection at the student lounge in building six and I sympathize with them. I used to be one of those students...

Victory calls for tradition

February 1, 2011

By Emmanuel Colon [email protected] Fans of the green and yellow, the time has come to wear our cheeseheads for the big game. Despite having a 10-6 record this season and making the playoffs as the sixth seed in the NFC, t...

Where do you like it? Facebook status raise breast cancer awareness

October 15, 2010

By Taylor Weiss [email protected] While on Facebook the other night, I noticed my friend’s status saying “I like it on the couch.” After recovering from the shock, I looked around some more. It appeared tha...

The hunt for pink October

October 12, 2010

By Jon Terbeche [email protected] "Think pink" is a phrase you may have heard somewhere. Perhaps when you heard it, it may not have had much meaning to you, or maybe it was used in a different context, but normal...