Founders Day celebrates 135th anniversary of UF

By: Alexis Mitchell Twitter: @alexismitch14 Email: mitchella2@findlay.edu The University of Findlay held its first Founders Day of the semester on Sept. 7. Although it was mainly social media and online based, some donation stations were set up at various locations in Findlay. These included Trends on Main, East of Chicago Pizza, Sink’s Flower Shop and Greenhouse, Lawless Barbershop, QQ...

Welcome to Oiler Nation

By: Charlotte Smith Email: smithc17@findlay.edu This year’s Freshman class is one of the largest that the University of Findlay has seen. Students have come from all over to attend UF, not only from the United States, but also from around the world. Chris Harris, Director of Admissions, speaks about the increase in class size this year. “We had the largest freshman class in 2015, we had 715...

Calling all equestrians

By: Stephanie Radloff Twitter: @SRadloffUF Email: radloffs@findlay.edu As fall sports at the University of Findlay begin their seasons, the English Equestrian Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) team is no exception. While the team has not officially been announced, tryouts were conducted on Sept. 5-7. The equestrian teams works a little differently at UF. Since they aren’t officially...

Board of Presidents are excited for the upcoming year

By: Jacob Sarver Twitter: @Senatorsarver Email: sarverj@findlay.edu When it comes to organizations at the University of Findlay, the Board of Presidents, or BOP, is an important aspect. Run by the Student Government Association, the BOP is a necessary part of any UF student-run organization. The BOP consists of a meeting in Winebrenner Theological Seminary where all committee leaders for any...

Politics and UF clubs

By: Cory W. Berlekamp Almost a year after the federal election, political clubs on the University of Findlay’s campus are losing members. With the start of a new school year, students are deciding which activities and clubs to join. With so many different clubs on campus, picking one can be a hard task. Many students are choosing the extracurricular activities that match their majors because it...

Volleyball Recap

By Mac Williams Twitter: @m_williamsm2 Email :Williamsm2@findlay.edu Each season brings unique challenges, this year, the challenge for the women’s volleyball team may be to stay level headed. Earlier this season, the team was picked as the favorite to win the West Division of the Great Midwest Athletic Conference (GMAC). Thus far into the season, they have lived up to the hype. Over the Labor...

Findlay staff & students react over NBA trade

By: Markell McCoy The University of Findlay has been riled up and raving about some recent NBA decision-making. Findlay has more Cleveland fans than one would think. The reason for all of the excitement is because Kyrie Irving, former-player of the Cleveland Cavaliers, has been traded to the Boston Celtics for Player, Isaiah Thomas. There has been a lot of talk on whether the trade is fair or...