The Tower Pulse

Internet journalism emphasizes need for news literacy

Abigail Wilson '20, Copy Editor

April 15, 2019

Filed under Featured Content, Features

Anyone can report the news now that the whole world is connected by the internet and social media.   Professor of Scholastic Journalism at Kent State Candace Bowen said anyone can broadcast their ideas as facts to ...

My view: Why the proposed gas tax will benefit the state

Jackson Jogan '21, Page Editor

March 25, 2019

Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

A recently proposed gas tax increase would raise the cost of gas in Michigan by 45 cents by fall 2020. It would raise an estimated 2.1 billion dollars which would be funneled back into the restoration of our roads. According to the ...

My view: Why the proposed gas tax will hurt students

Zachary Farrell '21, Web Manager

March 25, 2019

Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s proposed tax hike on gasoline, if passed, would increase the tax by 171 percent. This would establish Michigan’s gas tax as the highest in the US,  at an absurd 71.3 cents per gallon according...

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