Tag: Economy

Opinion / by Cougar News Staff -

Opinion: The Burden of the Future

A student of C.S Lewis once said, “we read to know we’re not alone.” Since the collapse of the housing bubble in late 2008, the daily focus of the media has been on the economy. Every major newspaper and television network in the country covers stories concerning how the recession affects local businesses and individual people. It is obvious to anyone who has observed and followed the economic dilemma, that the deficit and economy will only get worse.

Opinion / by Cougar News Staff -

Opinion: Budget Cutbacks Hurt Students

The entire country has been suffering from huge budget deficits and the sinking economy has affected most aspects of college life. College of the Canyons is a perfect example of an educational institution that has had to make sizable budget cuts within the past couple years.