Social media is one of the biggest crazes in modern society to the point where people disconnect themselves from reality or adopt ridiculous habits online. The obsession with these resources is so strong that people can go unaware of the negative effect they can have.
Today’s society is marked by an obsession with maintaining the most up-to-date, bleeding edge technology and oftentimes forget about the people who refuse to let go of their “antiquated” habits.
The federal government's behavior in the past couple of weeks has sent a negative message to not only its people but world leaders everywhere. This type of childish behavior needs to stop.
Former Editor-in-Chief of The Reporter, Karla Barrios, transferred to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill this fall. Using her personal experience, she offers advice on applying to colleges as a transfer student.