The smartphone debate: trading constant connection for peace of mind

Taylor Boydstun Variety Editor After warring with myself for over a year, I finally took the leap from a smartphone to a “dumb” phone in early January of this year. I had long been aware of the negative effects of ever-present social media, but I couldn’t quite commit to making the cut. During the last few Read More

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The smartphone debate: convenience turned unexpected responsibility

Matt Firpo Opinion Editor In my experience, having a smartphone has been a tool that has improved my life and made interactions with classmates easier. I didn’t always have a smartphone during college. I had a normal cellphone for most of my freshman year until I bought my first smartphone. Having a smartphone has been an Read More

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