Ask a titan – Q: Are you opposed to electronic cigarettes in the classroom?

“Class is not the time to be putting water vapor in the air to get your nicotine fix. It’s just ridiculous.” “I am opposed to it in the classroom. Outside of the classroom I think...

At Lane, bad debt strikes twice

For many, an education from Lane appears to have depreciated. For the first time in nearly five decades, Lane may be at risk of losing its ability to offer financial aid to its students in...

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Food pantry shelves hunger

In an effort to ease students’ financial insecurity, ASLCC’s sustainable food committee has set out to open a food pantry for students sometime in the next two weeks. The Torch editorial board supports the actions...

Injured student-athletes should keep scholarships

During the 2013 NCAA Basketball Tournament, University of Louisville guard Kevin Ware suffered one of the most gruesome injuries ever seen on national television. Millions of fans witnessed Ware’s lower right leg bone snap in...

Democracy Inaction!

The federal government has shut down, taking away services many citizens, including Lane students, rely upon for their basic needs. Lane students may not currently see an impact, but if Congress continues to be...