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Surround yourself with only positivity

Andrew Paisley, Opinions Editor

February 10, 2019


Filed under Columns

With everything I have endured in the last few months, I have learned so much about how we all need to surround ourselves with positivity, whether that be positive people, places or things. We are setting out to build our lives and our futures, and we cannot be surrounded by things that prevent us from ...

Start the conversation to end female genital mutilation

Abigail Carlin, Columnist

February 7, 2019


Filed under Columns

The subject of female mutilation is often one had behind closed doors, as the matter is incredibly devastating and reflects cultural values significantly different than our own. However, visibility regarding those who wish to see the practice come to an end is increasing, especially in Australia. F...

An alternate form of relaxation: ASMR

February 7, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinions

When you think of relaxation, you maybe associate it with sitting back with a good book or show, playing some good tunes and closing your eyes, eating some comfort snacks and not thinking of the stresses of work and school. Maybe your go-to is a nice bubble bath with a fizzy, colorful, scented bath ...

‘Success’ can be defined more than one way

Carole Hodorowicz, Columnist

February 7, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Being a second semester senior gives you access to a much-anticipated list of perks. Of all the items on that list, the best perk is the ability to fill your schedule with classes that you did not have the time or space for while trying to meet every requirement before achieving senior status. With ...

2020 Diaries: Week 1’s contenders summarized

William Outzen, Columnist

February 5, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinions

An exciting week has passed. The Cockroaches—I mean candidates, are declaring left and farther left. In one corner, we have Pete Buttigieg, Mayor of South Bend, Indiana. His claim to fame? He’s a Democrat from Indiana who isn’t named Evan Bayh. Just imagine Pete the Prospector and you’ll be close. Next...

Seven ways to spice up the Super Bowl

Jackson Bayer, Columnist

February 4, 2019


Filed under Columns

Every year, on the first Sunday in February, all of America congregates in front of their televisions to watch dozens of ridiculous commercials with a concert and a football game sandwiched in between, which we call the Super Bowl. If we’re not careful, things can start to feel a little monotonous ev...

What you surround yourself with matters

Natalee Reynolds, Columnist

February 4, 2019


Filed under Columns

My freshman year of college, I joined a sorority. I did not go through the formal recruitment process because I never thought that I would join one. Then my first and closest friend I made in college decided to go through the recruitment process, and she convinced me to meet some of the girls from he...

‘Alita: Battle Angel’ is Hollywood’s last chance

Jordan Boyer, Photo Editor

February 4, 2019


Filed under Columns

Time and time again western moviemakers try to bring anime and manga into the mainstream here in the west by making live-action adaptations in a film or TV format. There have also been numerous examples of failures to achieve this goal by Hollywood. For those who are unaware, the upcoming film ...

Well, the halftime show was just…bad

Dillan Schorfheide, Assistant Sports Editor

February 4, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Well … Maroon 5 did the halftime show. Whether or not it was good, you can determine that for yourself. I would say that it was not good, though. For two main reasons, the halftime show was very underwhelming for me. One, Spongebob Squarepants was not featured near enough. Two, it was just very bland ov...

Changing your life is a big adjustment

Andrew Paisley, Opinions Editor

February 4, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Since getting clean and sober from drugs and alcohol, my life has completely changed. Yes, it has definitely changed for the better, and I cannot imagine ever going back to how my life used to be, but there are a lot of adjustments that I have to make. Back when I drank, the thing I enjoyed most about ...

Chris Brown has already been deemed ‘canceled’

Abigail Carlin, Columnist

February 1, 2019


Filed under Columns

Around 11 a.m. on Thursday morning, Chris Brown shared a photo of himself holding his daughter, Royalty, alongside his mother, Joyce Hawkins. Brown titled the post, “MOST IMPORTANT WOMEN IN MY LIFE!” and as of 6 p.m. Thursday evening, the post has nearly 1.2 million likes. Obviously, I am not a...

Think about taking CPR training

Jordan Boyer, Photo Editor

February 1, 2019


Filed under Columns

Your outlook on life can change in a split second, and I realized that not too long ago. A couple weeks ago, I visited my parents and some friends in my hometown. It was my dad’s birthday, so we had a nice little celebration with him in my parent’s sports bar/man cave in their garage. However, pr...

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