MCC’s Theatre Company, and the Liberal Arts, are the Way Forward

Even though colleges throughout the country, Massasoit included, have seen their enrollment numbers drop in recent years, participation in the theater program has been level or steadily growing. It is the second year of student-run projects as the Massasoit theater program continues to expand, from their rendition of MacBeth to a Raisin in the Sun, to the newest, brutal and beautiful endeavor in Madeline Gee.

Dating Apps: More options, Less Romance

The technological age has brought with it a drastic transformation of daily life. With access to a computer, tablet or even a phone, one has the ability to stream movies, listen to as much music as they please, and even order merchandise that will arrive the next day. It has also provided us with the ability to go on more dates than ever before. But what’s the cost?

As March Madness Heats Up, So Does the Debate Over Paying College Athletes

The NCAA itself keeps only four percent of the profits each year, with the remaining 96% being channeled into the schools, particularly those in Division 1. This is generally in the form of various distributions, or expenses such as travel. A large portion of this money also goes into scholarships and internship programs, as well as injury insurance for the athletes. But despite the schools receiving such large amounts of money from their participation in the NCAA and March Madness, student athletes see no direct form of compensation, even though they are the ones who are creating the revenue.