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Grace Dane on her art and “The Cure”

Patrick Williams, Student Reporter

October 9, 2018

This past week I got to sit down with Grace Dane of the Art Department, studio major, and super senior and learn about her exhibit, “The Cure”, and what it means to her. The most recent work she did was her black and white prints. She got the inspiration from pictures of her parents and grandparents...

Most agree that Canvas is doing better than Blackboard…so far, that is

Most agree that Canvas is doing better than Blackboard…so far, that is

Ashley Smith, News Editor

October 9, 2018

Since 2013, our school has gone through multiple websites for teachers and students to connect, submit assignments, and hold online classes. Angel, Blackboard and now Canvas have graced us with their presence in becoming the Holy Grail for discussion boards and (hopefully) the syllabus for that one...

Income inequality can’t stop and won’t stop: If the one percent is where you want to be after graduation, you probably have a long way to the top

Income inequality can’t stop and won’t stop: If the one percent is where you want to be after graduation, you probably have a long way to the top

Ashley Smith, News Editor

October 9, 2018

Math is a subject that is tough for some people, like how English is hard for others. Unfortunately, you don’t have to be good at either one to notice the imbalance of incomes for working citizens in our state. CNBC recently released information from the Ecnomoic Policy Institution that lists what...

Fill the space on your phone with these student friendly apps

Fill the space on your phone with these student friendly apps

Ashley Smith, News Editor

October 9, 2018

Quizlet: You use the website constantly anyways, so why not download the app? Create an account and use their flashcard feature for studying and learn about all the classes you don’t have to take..yet. Todoist: Setting reminders on your phone isn’t good enough because you look at it a million...

HSU is first college in the state for official esports team: By next semester, a unique kind of sporting event will be happening on campus

HSU is first college in the state for official esports team: By next semester, a unique kind of sporting event will be happening on campus

Kabryn Grayson, Student Reporter

October 9, 2018

We are about to be the first college in Arkansas to have an official esports team offering scholarships for players. So many people play video games that it probably excites you, right? If it doesn’t, you probably know somebody else anxiously awaiting the arrival of esports. The evergrowing activity...

Moms Demand Action

Moms Demand Action

Miranda Diaz, News Editor

October 9, 2018

Sept. 25 was National Voter Registration Day, which is why the organization, Moms Demand Action, was on campus. Moms Demand action is an organization that wants to stop gun violence with the Common-Sense Gun Laws. Their main goal is to get students registered to vote and to make students aware of the...

Students testing their saliva to see how stressed a test can make them

Ashley Smith, News Editor

October 9, 2018

Stress is no stranger to college students. Even with stress relief workshops during finals, university offered counseling, and your family telling you “you’re doing too much,” students dedicated to university find themselves overwhelmed mentally and physically. Some of these people are Dr. Emilie...

Many stars are born in “A Star is Born”

Many stars are born in “A Star is Born”

Pete Tubbs

October 8, 2018

     Bradley Cooper’s directorial debut, the fourth adaptation of the classic film “A Star is Born,” was released nationwide last week, and it pretty much blew everyone’s minds. Well, I know it blew mine.      It’s almost impossible to grasp that an actor, who started his career in thin...

25 Years and Still L-I-V-I-N’

25 Years and Still L-I-V-I-N’

September 25, 2018

It’s been 25 years, and it’s safe to say that most of America is still l-i-v-i-n’. Of course, that is to say that Monday was the 25 anniversary of the coming of age classic “Dazed and Confused.” Richard Linklater’s seminal booze and drugs filled comedy/ drama not only launched the careers...

Your Voice, Your Vote

Kabryn Grayson, Student Reporter

September 24, 2018

It has been said time and time again, “Be the change you want to see in the world.” 2018 has been the year of not only political warfare, but political involvement as well. Teens have been doing their part to impact gun control reform by making one simple call to their state senators. Another of...

Perspectives: will campus parking ever be fixed?

Ashley Smith, News Editor

September 24, 2018

I have been a student here for five years. In those five years, we have had a parking issue every year. I can think of t least three past parking stories done by our staff because students complain about the lack of parking on campus. It has been time for the parking issue to stay in park. An email...

Real recognizes real: students win Player of the week

Real recognizes real: students win Player of the week

Cortez Akins, Oracle Sports Editor

September 24, 2018

One player of the week is nice, but two is incredible. During week 2 of the season the Reddies had two players named to player of the week. The game at Arkansas Tech was an exciting football experience. The game went into one Overtime period, but to get into overtime the Reddies needed a clutch...

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