Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 25 Nov 2015 09:26:30 EDTWed, 25 Nov 2015 09:26:30 EDT pattern in campus protests academic world is focused on recent protests at University of Missouri and Yale University. At the University of Missouri, black students and their allies claimed the administration was racially insensitive.Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTRefugee system in U.S. is working seems to be a lot of misinformation and outright lies being perpetuated about the refugee process and the Syrian refugees.Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTThankful for our surroundings is a time "we gather together" and recount our many blessings. There is much for which all of us can be thankful, including the spirit of giftedness all around us.Sun, 22 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTTown Board taking smart steps a recent letter in the opinion section, a writer questioned the political "problems" in Westfield. No doubt there are some, but there were a number of statements that were, I believe, factually incorrect.Sun, 22 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTGetting out of our comfort zones all have hopes and dreams. For some people, those dreams stay off in the future and may be called permanent potential. Others achieve their dreams and go way beyond. There is something that separates those two categorie.Sun, 22 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDT