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Free education? Sign me up!

Written By Jannah Bolds
Editor-In-Chief, The Bold Opinion

There is no doubt that education is the key to success. No matter which field you are pursuing, there must be some foundation laid before you continue to build higher, right? Chances are that you’ve already done your four years of undergrad and might be stuck in the mud about where you should take your career (if you’re not still looking for it).

There is often the “affordability” dilemma when folks look into reaching educational goals. The excuses like, “I can’t afford it..” or “I don’t have the time, My name is Kevin Gates, I work six jobs..blah”, usually deter people from reaching a milestone.

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The Portrayal of Suicide in Media Needs Change

By Kevin Thomas
Writer, Contributor

Warning: This article contains discussion of suicide spoilers for Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and 13 Reasons Why. If you or someone you love is experiencing suicidal ideations, please call the
National Suicide Hotline at 1-800- 273-8255.

The 2010s should be a decade to remember. Now more than ever, media outlets are tackling hot-button issues with unprecedented insight and sensitivity. We are seeing shows, films, books, and
even video games successfully explore issues such as political unrest, racism, and drug/alcohol abuse respectfully, often with little sermonizing. It is a wonderful feeling to see these and other issues not be ignored, as they affect thousands of people every day and should get their time in the sun.

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This new phone will change the “Selfie Game”

Major smartphone manufacturer, Vivo has released it’s latest technology for mobile users; the V5 Plus. Of course there’s always new technology releasing, seeming like every other day, but this one might change the lives of a certain group of individuals.

Selfie Addicts Unite!

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That’s right, this new device will be giving Apple and Samsung a run for their money as selfie fanatics will have a field day with the V5 Plus’ 20 megapixel dual front camera!

Although this new device is coming soon to the US, it has already been released in India and Southeast Asia, where it already gaining in popularity!

“The new V5 Plus smartphone inherits Vivo’s rich experience in mobile photography and music, two of the most important ways users express themselves and enjoy their modern lives. We are also setting up seven R&D Centers in Silicon Valley, San Diego, and five cities in China to deliver premium technical innovation in all aspects of our users in 2017,” said Alex Feng, global VP of Vivo.

Here are a list of features this new super-selfie cellphone is capable of:

  • 3160mAh battery
  • 4BG RAM and 64GB ROM
  • 5.5 inch display with curved edges and super narrow bezels for a comfortable touch
  • Charging protection
  • Updated fingerprint technology

There’s no doubt that this device will change the selfie game this year! For more information about the new Vivo V5 Plus, visit their website. Vivo is a global smartphone brand that aims to give its customers the ultimate sound quality and photography experience.

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