Student Voices: Guns on Campus

Student Voices: Guns on Campus

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The Arbiter

 

Do you think concealed weapons should be allowed on campus?

Jacob Nelson

 

“I don’t. I just think it causes unnecessary stress on campus with everyone.”

Jacob Nelson
Political science
Sophomore

 

 

Hannah Zavaletta

 

“I don’t think they should. I think if anything maybe professors should have them…I’m pro gun but I just don’t think they need to be on campus.”

Hannah Zavaletta
General Studies
Senior 

 

 

Robby Jost

 

“I don’t feel that they shouldn’t be allowed on campus but I don’t think it’s necessary. I think that it’s still within our second amendment to be able to carry a concealed weapon though.”

Robby Jost
Geo-science
Junior 

 

Ellie Alsoufi

 

“I do because it is our constitutional right. And that’s where I stand on the matter.”

Ellie Alsoufi
Lead cashier
Boise River Cafe
 
 The staff of The Arbiter conducted a poll of students on campus as to whether or not they believed concealed carry weapons should be allowed. At the time of publication 62 students had been interviewed. The results of that poll are represented below in a graph.chart

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Emily Pehrson
Emily Pehrson is working as the managing editor for The Arbiter. She is junior at Boise State with a double major in English and Communication. When not working or in class, Pehrson can be found watching sports with her brother via Skype. She recently became a very proud first-time aunt and adores showering the baby girl with gifts while insisting that dinosaurs are gender neutral. Follow her on Twitter @EmilyPehrson

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