Celebrating Excellence the Hound Way

BY: AMANDA ARNOLD: On Monday, Assumption College Athletics hosted the 2018 Houndies Awards Night. This event honors all student-athletes and selects standouts within the department. The event began as seniors gathered in the Hagan Campus Center for cocktail hour. Here, seniors were able to enjoy a drink with coaches, other student-athletes and members of the …

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Is Arming Teachers the Appropriate Strategy to Combat School Shootings?

By AMANDA ARNOLD: Following the recent school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, President Donald Trump proposed multiple solutions to this continuing epidemic. Trump believes arming teachers and posting gun-toting veterans in schools could prevent and stop school shooters. He proposed to arm 20 percent of school teachers.  This would mean training …

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Tide’s Brand Exposure Dramatically Increases After The Tide Pod Challenge; Does This Mean Any Publicity Is Good Publicity?

By Amanda Arnold: Tide continues to be the leading laundry detergent company in the United States; even after the negative publicity behind a social media stunt using their products. Teens started consuming Tide laundry pods as an entertainment stunt for social media. Many of the participates filmed themselves consuming these bright-colored detergent capsules for publication …

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