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The thoughts and arguments of Colorado Mesa University students and staff, ranging from issues facing the university and everyday student life.

Not bad PAC, not bad

Programming and Activities Council (PAC) at Colorado Mesa University is annually faced with the challenge of putting on events that are fun,...

Letter to the editor: The First Amendment is more important than our feelings

I will open with full transparency: I am the editor in chief of The Criterion. Although it may seem somewhat silly for...

Free books on campus are a little suspicious

Free hardcover books were rather aggressively handed out at Colorado Mesa University’s (CMU) University Center and plaza. The books, titled “Rin, Tongue...

Attitude, oranges and the devil’s lettuce

The spring concert has been under heavy criticism since its announcement in early April. Many students have been very critical of the...