Archive for: March, 2013

Rape victims don’t “ask for it”

By Jenn Oswald, Columnist Culture has formed around the concept of “don’t get raped” rather than “don’t rape.” This concept leaves women to walk home after dark jumping at shadows and planning exactly how her dorm keys could become lethal weapons in a matter of seconds. While women are learning […]


#HereAtIWU generates student buzz around campus

By Nick Desideri, Columnist Since going abroad, I’ve signed up for social networks I swore I never would. First came the obligatory, rarely updated travel Tumblr, then the LinkedIn my boyfriend made me get. Even my Twitter has seen an uptick in usage, mostly to Tweet my mom. But Twitter […]


Mystery letter opens questions to Obama’s promises

By Nick Desideri, Columnist In response to my article about the Republican obsession with Benghazi, an individual – we’ll call this person “Caps Lock” – posted the following note on The Argus office door. Here it is in all of its formatting glory. “Nick Desideri    get a grip this is […]