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All content by Kevin Helgren
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Campus leaders must dare to be boldly political

March 3, 2017

I’ll preface this piece by reiterating — as I’ve done time and time again — that I have been, am and always will be able and willing to advocate for all students on our campus. My...

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Participating in elections offers path to improving campus life

February 14, 2017

Do we feel like we’re being ousted too soon? Of course we do — and we’re getting really emotional about it. At any rate, with campuswide elections just around the corner, we want to take...

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SG President urges freshmen to set their sights high

August 26, 2016

You’ve said goodbye to your parents, your grandparents and your aunts and uncles; you’ve held your childhood pet tight, and you’ve reassured your high school friends that you’ll...

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Caution, cooperation necessary for smooth campus carry rollout

August 1, 2016

Firearms – with the exception of those carried by official law enforcement personnel – do not belong on college campuses. Period. Institutions of higher learning, as the name suggests, are...

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Confront recent safety concerns as a campus community

April 14, 2016

I’d be lying if I were to tell you that what happened last week was what I anticipated my first week in office looking like. We took office at noon on Tuesday, and I received a message around...

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Share your story, be the foundation of future change at UT

February 25, 2016

Editor’s Note: In this week’s Forum, the candidates for Executive Alliance were invited to submit 300-word candidate columns. Only light typographical and grammatical changes were made. Our...