After 18 years, Coach Strahm’s legacy still impacts Oilers

Strahm made a ‘bond of brothers’ on the football field  By Kevin Scrock @KRock_6 Some students go to college to get away from their parents. For anyone who played football for former Findlay coach Dick Strahm, they found another one. The 2004 College Football Hall of Fame Inductee led the University of Findlay to four national championships, but more importantly, he left a lasting impact on...

Members of the Saitama Prefectural Assembly to visit Oct. 16

Japanese officials to talk politics and business with Oilers  By Kelsey Nevius @kelnevs On Oct. 16 and 17, students from the University of Findlay will get a chance to connect with officials from Japan. Members from the Saitama Prefectural Assembly will be visiting the campus to help increase intercultural relationships and learning. As the only University in Ohio fostering this relationship,...

Findlay home stand continues Saturday against Hillsdale

Oilers look to snap two-game skid  By Kevin Schrock @KRock_6 For the third straight week the University of Findlay (2-4) will be playing at their home field of Donnell Stadium on Saturday. So far this season the Oilers have seen an uncanny amount of losses on their turf. They look to turn that around Saturday against the Hillsdale Chargers (3-2). Coming into this season the Oilers had not lost...

Warriors Outlast Oilers

Gervais Breaks Passing Record in Loss  By Kevin Schrock @KRock_6 The University of Findlay’s gauntlet schedule continued on Saturday afternoon. The Oiler football team played host to the #26 Wayne State Warriors at Donnell Stadium where they lost to #13 Ferris State just a week prior. This week, after tying the game at 14 early in the second half, the Oilers couldn’t make the big plays when...

Clowns on campus

Spraw: ‘It’s not a good time to be clowning around’  By Melissa Carrick @MelissaCarrick As Halloween nears, the number of clown sightings and reports increase. UF’s security is taking this issue seriously as they responded to an incident on Oct. 3 at 6:45 p.m. According to William Spraw, UF’s chief of police and director of security, a male student, dressed as a clown, was spotted...

Midterms at the barn

How Equine students prepare for midterms  By: Larissa Holmes @uf_holmesl It’s midterm season. Through studying for exams, turning in projects, and having the bad luck of technical difficulty, stress abounds for every student. But there is an added level of challenge when a student must also prepare an unpredictable animal and get it to perform when they need. For students at the English...

Active shooters on college campuses

 What is UF’s security plan? Do students know how to respond?  By Mac Williams @m_williamsm2 Mass shootings are in the news constantly in the United States and continue to contribute to conversations in congress about gun control. The FBI’s definition of a mass shooting is a shooting that kills or injures four or more people. According to a study by the US National Library of Medicine that...

Bobby’s WLFC Weekly Review – I Had A Dream That You Were Mine – Rostam and Hamilton Leithauser

By Bobby Beebe @howamibobby Rostam Batmanglij left Vampire Weekend early this year stating he wanted to spend more time working on different projects, specifically more electronic music. This made it quite shocking when he released a new guitar-based record, I Had A Dream That You Were Mine with former Walkmen frontman Hamilton Leithauser. The duo certainly draw upon, or maybe lean on, the...