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Students to #TakeAKnee

Students to #TakeAKnee

What you need to know prior to Silent NightBy Rachel Campbell & Brecken Mumford | Contributors This evening, before complete silence takes over Odle Arena, a group of students will be taking a knee during the national anthem. You may have heard murmurs across campus about it. Maybe you were […]

by · December 8, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
A panel of faculty members fields questions on #TakeAKnee from Wheeler Stage. (Photograph by Halie Owens)

Our take on #TakeAKnee

The Echo Editorial Board weighs inBy Editorial Board | Echo “Many people have voices, but nobody hears,” said Professor Bob Aronson. Last Tuesday night, TSO Global Engagement hosted a panel on Wheeler Stage to discuss the #TakeAKnee protests. Joining moderator Amy Peterson was Professor Jim Spiegel, Men’s Soccer Head Coach […]

by · October 27, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Jim Spiegel, Gary Ross, Kyle Gould, Bob Aronson and Bria Howard made up a panel to discuss #takeaknee on Tuesday night. (Photograph by Halie Owens)

Taking a knee

A nation divided by actionBy Gabby Carlson | Echo The National Football League (NFL) and the National Football League Players Association is divided over the controversial positions players are taking during the national anthem played before games. According to NBC News, as of Oct. 18, no common ground has been […]

by · October 20, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News