Category Archives: Editorial & Professional Opinions

This is where Megaphone editors, as well as professors and staff members of Southwestern share their opinion.

Editor Applauds Closing of Guatanamo Bay

Written by Caitlyn Buckley Megaphone A&E Editor   Hands down, Guantanamo Bay needed to close. I’m pleased that we finally have a president that recognizes that fact and has already signed an executive order closing the prison down. Don’t get … Continue reading

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Battle of the Journalists

Written by Lori Higginbotham Opinions Editor Steve Blow is one of the biggest reasons I decided to become a journalist. For those not from the Dallas/Fort Worth area, or those without the daily subscription to the “Dallas Morning News,” (Sunday-only … Continue reading

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How to Create a Poll

Written Gilbert St. Clair Professor of Political Science In this election year, we have all been bombarded with the information gathered in public opinion surveys (a.k.a. polls). The purpose of these polls has varied from those designed to understand human … Continue reading

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