Men’s soccer secures GMAC tournament spot

By: Olivia Wile Twitter: o_wile Email: wileo@findlay.edu The Findlay Soccer Team is on a roll this season with a 9-2 record. The team secured a Great Midwest Conference (GMAC) tournament spot on Saturday, Oct. 7 with a 3-1 win over Malone. Contributing to their success is Sophomore Josh Dickinson. Dickinson was recently named GMAC player of the week on Oct. 10. The starting midfielder had a...

UF swim team dives into competiton

By: Mac Williams Twitter: @m_williamsm2 Email: Williamsm2@findlay.edu The University of Findlay Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Team kicked off their season on Friday, Oct. 6 in hosting their annual Black and Orange Alumni Meet. The event gives alumni of the program a chance to come back and visit with current team members as well as engage in some friendly competition. The Black and...

Religious lecture series kicks off at UF

By: Olivia Wile Twitter: o_wile Email: wileo@findlay.edu While enrolled at the University of Findlay, students are required to take either a religion or philosophy course. Among those offered include REL 101: Introduction to Religion. Not only do students in this course learn about the various religions of the world such as Hinduism, Judaism, Buddhism, Daoism, Christianity, and Island, they also...

Gun control debate surfaces after Las Vegas shooting

By: Grant Goetcheus Twitter: @goetcheusg Email: goetcheusg@Findlay.edu On Sunday Oct. 1, 2017 the deadliest mass shooting by a lone gunman occurred at the Route 91 music festival in Las Vegas. Stephen Paddock opened fire on the festival shortly after 10 p.m. Paddock used several semi-automatic rifles to kill 58 people and injure over 500. Since Sunday, the national debate on gun control has...

New building attracts new crowds

By: Olivia Wile Twitter: o_wile Email: wileo@findlay.edu As students at the University of Findlay conclude their seventh week back at school, many have gotten the chance to test out the Refinery in the new Center for Student Life and College of Business building. With a variety of new food options in a brand new building, this spot seems to be a prime location for both students and faculty. The...

Meet your 2017 Homecoming court

What do the candidates enjoy most about UF? King candidates: Hosam “Sam” Alshahrani Hometown: Saudi Arabia Major: Environmental, Safety and Occupational Health “My all time favorite is the clubs that offer many activities on and off campus. Conferences are also some of my favorite parts of UF because you get a chance to meet lots of people.” Kaleb Brown Hometown: Indianapolis, IN Major:...

Refinery: hit or miss with UF students?

By: Alexis Mitchell Twitter: @alexismitch14 Email: mitchella2@findlay.edu The new Center for Student Life and College of Business building has been opened for a while now and with it has come new options for students at the University of Findlay. These include a new bookstore, study space, and, of course, new food options. Before the addition, the food options on campus were limited, since...

Equestrian students work All American Quarter Horse Congress

By: Leah Palm Twitter - @_palmegranate Email - palml@findlay.edu The month of October is a very anticipated time for Western Equestrian students, but not for the reasons that many may assume. While we all get excited for fall weather and Halloween, this month brings more exciting things for those of us who want to train horses. The All American Quarter Horse Congress is the world’s largest...

Calling all writers

By: Olivia Wile, Editor Twitter: o_wile Email: wileo@findlay.edu This year seems to be one of change and expansion here at the University of Findlay. With the addition of new special interest housing, the Center for Student Life and College of Business, and different food options, a new writing club joins the list of additions this semester. Writing Club President Erin Weirrick says the idea for...

UF campus policy on an active shooter

By: Cory William Berlekamp Twitter: @Cberlekamp Email: coryberlekamp1@gmail.com After another mass shooting in America, the University of Findlay revisits its’ campus policy on how to prepare students in the event of an active shooter. Since the shootings in Las Vegas on Sunday, Oct. 1 and the fatal shooting of a Texas Tech Campus Security Officer on Monday Oct. 9, policies on active shooters...