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Toxic fictional characters have a dangerous influence over audiences

Taylor McDaniel, Contributor

January 8, 2020

White people make up 58% of all killers, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).  It’s been debunked in recent years that all serial killers are white men, bringing more attention to lesser-known murderers who are...

Staff Picks: Albums of the last decade

Ben Hume, Web Editor

January 8, 2020

Trevor Tyle’s Pick: Adele – “21” In the past 10 years, there have been few albums to sell as many copies, win as many awards or heal as many hearts as Adele’s sophomore offering, “21.” Inspired by a romantic separ...

Let’s Talk Goals

Liz Kovac, Engagement Editor

January 2, 2020

As we ring in the new year, many of us have set goals for ourselves. To achieve a goal, we need a game plan. However, as all of us know, goals tend to lose their luster when we realize all the work it will take to achieve them....

How to deal with grief through the holidays

Autumn Page, Contributor

December 4, 2019

It’s that time of year again, where family gathers and Christmas movies are on every channel. Everyone’s baking Christmas cookies and having to frantically clean the house for guests. It seems all cookie-cutter perfect, but ...

Impeachment Inquiry Insights

Ben Hume, Web Editor

December 4, 2019

Initial impeachment hearings came to a close on Nov. 21 with testimony from Fiona Hill. Hill, the former National Security Council staffer, criticized members of the Republican party for continuing to believe the fictional narrat...

Just another game

Ryan Pini, Photographer

December 4, 2019

On Saturday, Nov. 23, I made my second national semi-final appearance as a member of the Oakland University Football Club. We left Oakland in a convoy of 12-passenger vans on Friday, arriving later that day in Erie, Pennsylva...

#StopGlobalClimateChange ends with U.S. leaving Paris Agreement

Autumn Page, Contributor

November 20, 2019

One of the most mainstream issues we deal with today is global climate change. This problem is going to become that much harder to beat since President Donald Trump has now begun withdrawing the U.S. from the Paris Climate Agreement. This...

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