The combatants of this year’s Life Raft Debate

For the 17th year in a row, the world has ended in a fiery nuclear explosion. Through the fallout and debris, a lone plastic raft drifts through rivers of contamination and destruction. Those gathered in…

UM welcomes class of 2018

[caption id="attachment_1134" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Photo by Reed Strength[/caption] On Friday Aug. 22, a large group of Freshman students moved into UM’s eight residence halls and lodge. Clutching hulking bags of folded clothes and keepsakes, the…

College Night chameleon: Quincy Hall

Correction: The photograph run alongside the Q&A piece entitled “College Night Chameleon: Quincy Hall” is from the UM Gold Victory Photos Facebook page and was taken by Abigail Bradley. The photo was originally printed in…

The Olympians are back

Courtesy Jenna McCown “Greek” is a story about the Greek gods discovering a part of what it means to be human. It begins with the gods waking up from a long sleep. They went to…

New Year's resolutions across America by Hannah Stein. Data from statisticbrain.com.

New Year’s resolutions

3 ... 2 ... 1 ... Happy New Year! According to statisticbrain.com, 45 percent of Americans usually make New Year’s resolutions. So what are the top three most popular 2014 New Year’s resolutions for students…

Bench helps couples’ love story live on

Love stories are not just for Nicholas Sparks. Some people find their own — then it’s a life story. It has been more than 60 years since Frances Yates Shaw met her husband Truman in…

Cafeteria offers value under new provider

Several years of a stagnant economy, mixed with a yearly increase in tuition drives the want and need for better value out the roof. Just as most Americans want more for their money, college students…