Face Off: Fake Christmas trees are better

Jenna Williams, Co-Editor in Chief

December 13, 2017

The biggest advantage to a live Christmas tree is being able to waltz in your front door, breathe deeply and inhale the delightful, festive smell of pine that no doubt prepares you for the holiday season. Of course, if this...

Face Off: Real Christmas trees are better

Erin O'Neill, Reporter

December 13, 2017

When someone says the word “Christmas,” what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Maybe it’s presents, snow, Santa, holiday movies and music or winter break. For me, it’s the smell of a fresh-cut, real Christmas...

Face Off: ‘Stranger Things’ Season 1 is better

Catherine Jasper, Co-Editor in Chief

November 28, 2017

A few weeks ago, “Stranger Things 2” was released on Netflix, and the entire world went a little bit crazy. While the new season was fantastic, I couldn’t help thinking back to the awesomeness of Season 1. Try to think...

Face Off: ‘Stranger Things’ Season 2 is better

Erin O'Neill, Reporter

November 28, 2017

“Stranger Things” was great. But as Dustin would say, “Stranger Things 2” is “totally tubular.” The characters and universe that much of the world seemingly fell in love with last summer, are back and better than ever. For...

Face Off: Libraries are not obsolete

Jenna Williams, Editor-in-Chief

October 17, 2017

“That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you’re not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong.” The great F. Scott Fitzgerald recognized that literature...

Face Off: Iced coffee is better

Tommy Callaghan, Web Editor

September 19, 2017

To quote the great Mike Ditka, “Coffee is the Number-1 drink in the world. Everyone drinks it, even little kids in Mexico drink it.” And he was right, not only is coffee great, people all around the world drink co...

Face Off: Hot coffee is better

Sara Kress, Culture Co-Editor

September 19, 2017

The blaring of an alarm in the morning is the most soul-crushing sound known to mankind. The noise heralds an end to the blissful reign of sleep and awakens the realities of the coming day. In the mo- ments immediately fo...