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Graduation is coming, and I am not ready to adult.

Graduation is coming, and I am not ready to adult.

Danielle Sarasky, Staff Reporter

May 2, 2018


Filed under The Broadway Brat

With graduation less than a month away, I am faced with the thought of having to become an adult. Up until now, I didn’t care what my age is, I did not consider myself an adult (unless I am fighting with my mom, then of course I am!). Not the point, as long as I am still having my mom make docto...

A Farewell to My Graduating Seniors

A Farewell to My Graduating Seniors

Jess Brandt, Sports Editor

May 1, 2018


Filed under The Joke's On Jess

There is a lot to talk about when it comes to saying goodbye to people. I never seem to find the right words to use; normally I just end up in a sobbing mess. I have never been good at goodbyes. I hate them to be completely honest with you. The thought of saying goodbye and not knowing whether you’d...

Fort Clatsop

Fort Clatsop

Caroline Newman, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under Oregon My Oregon

In the 4th grade, my class took an end of the year trip up the coast of Oregon. Our destination was Fort Clatsop in Astoria. Fort Clatsop was the winter camp for the Lewis and Clark Expedition from December 1805 to March 1806. In 1803, President Thomas Jefferson bought the Louisiana Territory fr...

So Long Undergrad & Good Riddance!

So Long Undergrad & Good Riddance!

Chelsea Renay, Social Media Editor

April 30, 2018


Filed under The Cultural Wildchild

I've always heard that your college years are supposed to be the best four years of your life. To be blunt, that has got to be the hottest sack of garbage if I have ever heard one. With commencement being next week, I took the time to look back on my overall college experience and I can say that...

Social Media Impacts Dating

Social Media Impacts Dating

Sandra Romero, Staff Writer

April 26, 2018


Filed under itTrends

Being a millennial there are so many pros and cons about this generation and most of it have to do because of social media and the ways it has impacted our lives. Dating wise it is not easy because people have started this perception of what a relationship should be by posting insta-worthy pictures and...

The Detective Who Came From Mars

The Detective Who Came From Mars

Stephen Lyons, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


Filed under Retro Rewatch

In 2004, TV screens across the globe were introduced a teen noir mystery drama series. Veronica Mars, also the name of the protagonist of the series. Kristen Bell plays Veronica Mars, a high school and later college student, who after many years of helping her private investigator father, also wor...

Kacey Musgraves Voice is Vibrant in Her Golden Hour

Kacey Musgraves Voice is Vibrant in Her Golden Hour

Matt Reich, Associate Editor

April 24, 2018


Filed under Matt Says It

“Keep me in your glow / Cause I’m having such a good time with you,” Kacey Musgraves sings in the title track of her newly released album Golden Hour. The fourth album released by the 29 year old singer-songwriter from Golden, Texas showcases her at her most carefree state of mind and throwing...

Sorrow’s of a Fight Fan Part 1: The Madness that was UFC 223

Sorrow’s of a Fight Fan Part 1: The Madness that was UFC 223

Michael Dunnings, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under Musings of Miska

Just as a parent would say to console thier young child awoken by a nightmare, the same can be said about UFC 223; “it’s over now”. Now that the storm winds have subsided, and the UFC has moved on to it’s next event in Poirer vs. Gaethje, it would be an opportune time to analyze all the sub-plots...

The Fear of the Future

The Fear of the Future

Tanisha Esprit, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under The Tea Whisperer

Graduation is quickly approaching and I am excited for that. However, I am nervous at the same time. Now is time to try to find a job in my field but I have doubts. The question that haunts me at night is “will I be successful in the future?” Some people are confident about where exactly they...

Adventure Has a Name

Adventure Has a Name

Stephen Lyons, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under Retro Rewatch

As readers of this column have noticed, I've done all TV series, it's time to change things up. The first movie series I've decided to watch, in this columnist's humble opinion, is the greatest franchise in the history of franchises. Indiana Jones is my favorite franchise of all time and I will s...

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