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Glennon-Aid or Downgrade?

Glennon-Aid or Downgrade?

Jack Berens, Co-editor

March 20, 2017


Filed under News, Perspectives, Sports

On March 10 the everlasting Jay Cutler Era expired in accordance with the Mike Glennon Era's commencement.  Once he touch downed in Chicago, the 2013 third rounder Glennon gleamed of optimism due to his 18.5 million dollar guaranteed contract.  Amounting to a total of three years for 45 million...

March Top 10 Fun Facts

March 13, 2017


Filed under News

Everyone knows that March is the month for St. Patrick's Day, spring break, and spring. But have you ever wondered what else makes March so interesting? Here are 10 fun facts about March! International Women's Day: On March 8th, International Women's Day is celebrated through different organiz...

President Trump’s First 50 Days

Myrah Beverly, Contributor

March 13, 2017


Filed under News

President’s Trump’s presidency began on January 20th, and in his inauguration speech broadcast across the nation, he made theses promises: “Together, we will make America strong again. We will make America wealthy again. We will make America proud again. We will make America safe again. And ye...

Stirring the Patriotic Pot

Myrah Rafiah Beverly, Contributor

March 13, 2017


Filed under Perspectives

In my history class, I see Americans fight for their freedom and independence in the American Revolution. We study their stamina, their determination, and their fractious nature that becomes the foundation of American beliefs. They develop the country from the ground up, assembling a unique system of d...

Falling in Love and Counting to 10

Myrah Beverly, Contributor

March 13, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Ten. A young girl, a pink bathroom, a dark corner. Nine. I never thought I would metamorphose into this being; you only find me in dumb teen romance films. You are worth living over, fast forwarding passed my adolescence. Eight. Desire pulsing through my veins to my pendulum heart are pumpin...

Inside the Dye

Alexine Siwy, Contributor

March 13, 2017


Filed under News

Dyeing the river itself is a pretty straightforward and simple process that only takes 45 minutes.  A crew arrives in the morning on the edge of the river wearing smocks and ragged clothes with two small motorboats and one larger boat with about 45 pounds of dye on hand. Once they take off, three men s...

Meme of the Month – March

Hailey Szadowski, Contributor

March 13, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

This month's meme is "What in Tarnation?" Derived from the rhetorical question "what in damnation," it is a parody of a phrase used often in the South in order to express confusion. Additionally, the meme focuses on different objects or ideas and can take on different spellings or forms, such as "wot."...

6 Ideas for Spring Break Staycations

Riley Doyle, Contributor

March 13, 2017


Filed under Perspectives, Student Life

The months between winter and spring break seem like an eternity.  The quizzes, tests, assignments, and papers that pile up in just over three months can take a huge toll on a student's already jam-packed schedule.  Envisioning an entire day spent on the beach in balmy Florida weather makes the struggle...

Zuckerberg for 2020 President?

Jack Berens, Co-editor

March 13, 2017


Filed under News, Perspectives

Mark Zuckerberg's charity hired Barack Obama's 2008 campaign manager and George W. Bush's 2004 campaign manager in mid-January and has since begun his tour of the country.  He penned a 5,700 word Facebook manifesto countering isolationism's rise in political culture and the censorship of the free press...

2017 Bold Bracket Predictions

Jack Berens, Co-editor

March 13, 2017


Filed under News, Perspectives, Sports

Every year in the NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament upsets wreck brackets and shock the nation.  Of course, for an upset occur, an underdog must take down a powerhouse.  Before the tournament starts (as this is written on March 13th), I will make five bold predictions for the men's tournament. 1....

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