Are You Donating to Relieve Natural Disasters?

JADE LIEU Staff Writer Typhoon Haiyan—the most powerful storm that has hit the Philippines in recent history—has wreaked havoc on the country, and various relief organizations are relying on Americans to help fund their efforts. Many Americans are willing to donate to the cause, but some unknowingly donate to the wrong groups of people who take advantage of the disaster

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Merit-Based or Need-Based Aid?

DEBORAH CHEN Copy Editor “How am I going to pay for college?” is a question asked by the students who must rely on grants, scholarships and loans to lessen their financial burden. Despite the many factors that should be taken into consideration when deciding the eligibility of the recipients of financial aid, need-based aid should be a priority over merit-based

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