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There’s still hope for the Big Ten in the College Football Playoff

There’s still hope for the Big Ten in the College Football Playoff

By Christopher Kennedy

September 9, 2014

Editor’s note: This column is written as part of a point-counterpoint. The other column, arguing that the Big Ten will not be represented in the College Football Playoff, can be read here. This weekend was supposed to be the Big Ten’s chance to prove everyone wrong. Instead, everything went wrong. Michigan State had a chance to ea...

University Langar event inspires similar Langar on Capitol Hill

University Langar event inspires similar Langar on Capitol Hill

September 3, 2014

When walking into the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C., the sight of nearly 145 congressional leaders, staffers and the surrounding community sitting on the floor eating a vegetarian meal would seem out of the ordinary. But for the first time on Capitol Hill, the building played host...