Redundant Review Ruins Frosh Seminar

Finn Welch, Staff Writer

February 20, 2019

With every new year comes another class of freshman stumbling through campus halls for the 1st time. In an attempt to alleviate some of the rookie mistakes new students are prone to make, they are forced to attend the mandatory,...

Hasty Conclusions Sign of Times

Amanda Young, Business Editor

February 1, 2019

The internet exploded when a group of Kentucky's Covington Catholic High School students in "Make America Great Again" hats were filmed surrounding a group of Native American demonstrators in Washington, D.C. on January 18. Originally...

Young Voices Make Majority of Electorate

Annette Ungermann, News Editor

February 1, 2019

2019 is off to a rocky start. The longest government shutdown in American history has confirmed what we already knew— federal politics is impacting our daily lives, whether we like it or not. The shutdown, among other events...

Trivial Fixations Limit Social Media Potential

Layla Wright, Visual Media Editor

January 22, 2019

The extreme power of social media proved itself once again after a single picture of an egg broke the record of the most liked Instagram picture on January 4. With 43 million likes under the username @world_record_egg, this post...

Cafeteria Price Surge Unreasonable

Sebastian Fojut, Staff Writer

January 14, 2019

Earlier this year, when in a rush to get out the door, I grabbed a $5 bill for lunch and headed to school. When lunch came around, I was surprised to find that the price for a slice of pizza had increased to $5.75. In fact, the...

Celebration of Mental Illness Dangerous

Ava Charlesworth, Staff Writer

January 11, 2019

For far too long, depression, anxiety, and other mental-health issues had considered taboo in American culture. More recently, high-profile individuals like politicians and celebrities have more frequently made their personal...

“Baby” Criticism Misplaced

Ava Charlesworth, Staff Writer

January 11, 2019

In the past month, debate about the popular holiday tune, "Baby, It's Cold Outside," has raged on country radio stations.  Some view the flirtatious lyrics as an "ode to date rape" and sexual pressure, leading to the removal...