Trump is the candidate for Millennials

By: Kate M Bauer @katemareebauer I was not yet 18 during the 2012 presidential election, so at 21, this is the first time I have ever been able to cast my vote for president. It has been my goal through this election cycle to truly become informed of the plans and policies of both candidates. Labeled as both a Millennial and a college student, there is a certain stigma when it comes to my opinion...

Falling for Findlay

Autumn activities near campus  By Olivia Wile @o_wile As the weather has gotten chillier, so has the scenery. With the month of October in full force, traces of Halloween and fall are everywhere we turn. Whether through pumpkins, candy corn, or stores filled with costumes, it’s nearly impossible to forget what season we’re in. Lucky for us, the Findlay area provides a plethora of spooky and...

Gervais earns GLIAC Offensive Player of the Week

UF QB breaks Findlay records  By Martyce Kimbrough @TheRealBuddha20 Junior quarterback Rhys Gervais has been named the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Offensive Player of the Week due to his efforts in Sept. 24’s 58-13 win over Lake Erie College. “I felt very comfortable with our game plan going into the game,” said Gervais. “I have to give a bunch of credit to my...

UF, Dominican Republic announces partnership; plans to be finalized by end of fall semester

By Melissa Carrick @MelissaCarrick Oilers Serving Abroad, a community service organization at the University of Findlay, went to the Dominican Republic last week to further build on the relationship established between UF and UCATEBA – the university that OSA has partnered with over the last few years. David Emsweller, vice president of student affairs at UF, returned to the Dominican for his...

Absentee Voting

Debunking voting myths  By: Nick Balaj For most of us this is the first presidential election we can participate in, and absentee voting seems like the way to go. However, many students have heard the rumor that their vote may not be counted. The confusing language of the Ohio Revised Code (Chapter 3509.06 Section A) may have attributed to this rumor. It states “The board of elections shall...

Early mistakes doom Oilers against #13 Ferris State

By Kevin Schrock @KRock_6 For the second year in a row the University of Findlay put themselves in a position to knock off a ranked Ferris State team and for the second straight year the Oilers left Donnell Stadium with their heads hanging. Early mistakes, whether they were missed field goals or interceptions, proved to be costly for the squad in a 20-17 loss on Saturday night. “We had the...

Twitter poll: Pulse followers voted Clinton winner of first debate

By Darius Merriweather @WishUWereOCHO With the 2016 presidential slowly coming up in the next few weeks, the two nominees faced off head-to-head for the first time on the Hofstra University stage in New York. Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton took center stage after months of verbal attacks to put together one of, if not, the most memorable presidential debate The United States has ever seen. But...

Bobby’s Weekly Review: Bon Iver’s 22, A Million

By: Bobby Beebe @howamibobby Justin Vernon took just three years in between his 2008 debut record as Bon Iver, For Emma, Forever Ago and the highly anticipated self-titled follow up. The results of this three year gap definitely saw Vernon moving beyond the folky, acoustic underpinnings of his debut, utilizing more electronic and orchestral sounds. Just as this growth began to reveal itself,...

UF football looks to get back-on-track

Oilers have dropped three of the last four games  By Kevin Schrock @KRock_ The University of Findlay’s gauntlet of a football schedule continues this Saturday. The Oilers are matched up against Wayne State University (4-1), which is riding a three game win streak and coming off a 41-30 win over Hillsdale. The Oilers on the other hand have seen some struggles as of late. They have dropped three...

Hillary deserves the Millennial vote

By Jake Sarver @4theapplesauce Millennials love Bernie Sanders. Bernie endorsed Hillary Clinton. So, Millennials should be all about HRC, right? Surprisingly, not so much. Millennials seem to really have an issue with Hillary and this could affect the upcoming election in a major way. The US Census Bureau reported this year that the Millennials have overtaken the Baby Boomers as the largest...

Scuba Club on campus continues to grow

UF Divers club is only one year old and has major plans for the future  By Alexis Mitchell @Alexis Mitch14 You don’t have to be a biology major to enjoy Scuba Diving here at UF. Students from all kinds of different majors are exploring diving with the UF Divers club, and even going as far as becoming scuba certified. “I’ve always wanted to become scuba certified. One of the things on my...