The Charger Bulletin

Student Militants is Not the Answer

Student Militants is Not the Answer

Serena Piervincenzi, Contributing Writer

April 23, 2019

My High School was considered one of those hippie schools. The kind, free-thinking, open campus, call your teachers by their first names type of place. It was pretty much the most chill high school I could have gone to. When it came to security, Barrie was very relaxed, there were no cameras, the buil...

University Reflects on California Shooting

University Reflects on California Shooting

Karina Krul, Ediotr-In-Chief

November 14, 2018

A mass shooting  Wednesday night in Thousand Oaks, Calif., left 13 dead, including the shooter, U.S. Marines veteran Ian Long. The shooting took place at the Borderline Bar & Grill during their weekly line dancing and college night. “I actually went to Thousand Oaks this past summer with my f...

New Haven Fed Up With Violence in the City

Lesha Daley

October 24, 2012

New Haven residents are outraged with the escalating violent activity that is happening in their neighborhoods every day. The recent shooting of a toddler in the middle of the afternoon has infuriated the city’s citizens, especially those living in the neighborhood of Edgewood and Kensington Avenue....

Shooting at Oikos University

Ana Abraham

April 11, 2012

The biggest mass school shooting since the tragedy at Virginia Tech happened Monday, April 2, in Oakland, California. One Goh, the 43-year-old man who allegedly killed seven people and wounded three others at Oikos University is being held without bail. Goh was a student of nursing at Oikos Univers...

High Noon at UT Austin

Samantha Shinn

October 6, 2010

It seemed like a normal Tuesday morning at the University of Texas in Austin, but September 28 was anything but a normal day for the students and faculty. Colton J. Tooley, 19, was a sophomore at UT and a Math Major. He was also a resident from South Austin and a strong student with much admiration from...

Hopkins Hospital Security in Hot Water

Liz De La Torre

September 22, 2010

Talk about taking news badly. According to Police Commissioner Frederick H. Bealefeld III., fifty year-old Paul Warren Pardus opened fire at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, killing his mother and himself after becoming “emotionally distraught and overwhelmed by the news of his mother’s condition”...

4 shot, 33 arrested and dozens cited in NYC mayhem

Liz De La Torre

April 6, 2010

From The Associated Press NEW YORK – Hundreds of young people spilled into midtown Manhattan near Times Square early Monday, brawling and shooting guns after the New York International Auto Show in an annual night of mayhem the mayor called "wilding." Four people were shot and 33 were arrested,...

Gunman sprays DC crowd, killing 4 and wounding 5

Liz De La Torre

March 31, 2010

From The Associated Press WASHINGTON – A gunman sprayed bullets from a moving vehicle into a crowd in southeast Washington, killing four and wounding at least five others before leading police on a chase into Maryland. Three people were arrested in the worst shooting in D.C. in 16 years. The...

Ohio State janitor’s gunfire kills co-worker, self

Liz De La Torre

March 10, 2010

From The Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio – An Ohio State University janitor who was about to lose his job walked into a maintenance building for his early morning shift Tuesday and shot two supervisors, killing one of them and fatally shooting himself. No students were hurt. Nathaniel Brown,...

Angry anti-gov’t writing linked to Pentagon gunman

Liz De La Torre

March 7, 2010

From The Associated Press WASHINGTON – A California man killed in a shootout with Pentagon police drove cross-country and arrived outside the military headquarters armed with two semiautomatic weapons, authorities said Friday. Internet postings linked to the lone shooting suspect reflect long-held...

Alabama Professor had Violent History Prior to Shooting

Liz De La Torre

February 23, 2010

“I am Dr. Amy Bishop,” the Harvard-educated neurobiologist would declare in justification to those who challenged her. Now, that name is synonymous with the shooter who unleashed volatile rampage Feb. 12 at the University of Alabama’s Huntville campus. In a tumultuous uproar, professor Amy Bishop...

Ala. shooting suspect brilliant, but social misfit

Liz De La Torre

February 20, 2010

From The Associated Press BOSTON – Amy Bishop's intelligence was never debatable. Even as a child, she didn't hesitate to tell people when they were wrong. As she grew older, earned a Harvard Ph.D and claimed a genius IQ of 180, her brilliance could come with a bluntness, condescension and volatile...

Students complained about prof charged in rampage

Liz De La Torre

February 17, 2010

From The Associated Press HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Students banded together to let administrators know something wasn't quite right about Professor Amy Bishop. She taught by reading straight out of the textbook, never made eye contact and liked to remind people constantly that she went to Harvard. "We...

Husband: Ala. prof went to range before shooting

Liz De La Torre

February 16, 2010

From The Associated Press HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The husband of an Alabama professor accused of fatally shooting three colleagues said Monday that he'd gone with her to a shooting range recently but that he didn't know where she got the gun she used for practice that day. James Anderson told The...

3 dead, 3 hurt in Alabama campus shooting

Liz De La Torre

February 12, 2010

From The Associated Press HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A woman opened fire during a biology faculty meeting at the University of Alabama's Huntsville campus Friday, killing three faculty members and injuring two other faculty members and a staff member. The shooter was in custody, but university spokesman...

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