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Indigenous Languages: Preserving a part of culture

By Mark Snider

November 8, 2015

By Mark SniderStaff writerNearly 40 percent of the world’s languages are endangered, according to Jenny L. Davis, assistant professor of American Indian Studies and Anthropology.“New generations are not taught the language (indigenous languages) within their homes and learning institutions,” Davis said.In an inc...

More to video games than meets the eye

More to video games than meets the eye

By Luke Vest

October 23, 2014

For several decades, video games have provided an enjoyable hobby for millions of people. The effects of video games on a player’s health have long been debated. There are many concerns over the impacts playing video games has on players’ physical health and their social skills, and many people typicall...