The Mustang Moon

Student Responds to Stephen Bloom

December 20, 2011

By Haleigh Ehmsen- Stephen Bloom’s editorial “Observations from 20 years of Iowa Life” has had many students talking around the school and in classes. Bloom said, “Good journalism is making observations, even if readers ...

Shop at your town’s unique small businesses

December 3, 2011

By Haleigh Ehmsen- “Study shows UI’s economic impact on IC” published in the Gazette on Friday, Dec. 2, discusses the money that the UI students bring to Iowa City that is not found on the census, but it also talks about...

Do not restrict child labor on farms

November 30, 2011

By Haleigh Ehmsen- As I read an article in today’s paper (Wed. Nov. 30) entitled “Farmer’s fume at proposed limits on Children’s work,” I couldn’t help but laugh when a mother, whose family runs a farm, commented...

Send a letter, not an e-mail

November 23, 2011

By Haleigh Ehmsen-With all this new technology, who takes the time to send a REAL letter or card to family or friends? That is the problem the post office is seeing during this economic crisis. With talk of closing down local distr...

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