Heated March Madness sends most brackets up in flames

By: Dylan DeWitt Twitter: @dd_witt Email: dewittd@findlay.edu Nearly every year after Selection Sunday, where 68 Division I men’s basketball teams are picked for the NCAA tournament, roughly 70 million brackets are made to choose winners of all the games. The hope for the people who participate in the challenge is to correctly pick each game in the annual March Madness tournament. There is...

His journey and the outcome

By: Martyce Kimbrough Email: Kimbroughm@findlay.edu From sleeping outside the night before taking the SAT, to being hit by a car, to shattering record after record, Senior Janko Radmanovic has had a stellar career on the University of Findlay men's swimming and diving team. Radmanovic started swimming at three years old when a doctor suggested to his parents that he should swim after seeing how...

WLFC Pick of the Week (3/23/18)

By: Joy Dolejs Email: Dolejsj@findlay.edu My pick this week for WLFC’s top song is “Call If You Need Me” by Vance Joy. Vance Joy, otherwise known as James Keogh, is also popular for his songs “Riptide” and “Mess Is Mine.” “Call If You Need Me” comes off of his second studio album, Nation of Two, which was recently released on February 23. The style of this song is very similar...

Movie Review: Red Sparrow

By: William Adeboyejo Email: Adeboyejoa@findlay.edu At first glance, the film Red Sparrow would seem like just your everyday, run-of-the-mill spy story. The basic plot is about a Russian ballerina who only cares about her sick mother, gets hurt, and then is recruited to a “Sparrow” school where students are trained to use their body to get information from targets. Before I sat down to watch...

My life of theater

By: Bo Terrill Twitter: because_terrill Email: terrillr@findlay.edu Theater has always been a major part of my life, even if it isn’t my major. All through high school, I was auditioning for the annual musical and singing everyday in choir. Even if I didn’t get a part until my junior and senior year, going to the play was enough for me to enjoy. Although, I really didn’t know how much...

Female EmPOWERment

By: Grant Goetcheus Twitter: @goetcheusg Email: goetcheusg@Findlay.edu Jessica Jones season two was released on Thursday, March 8 to coincide with International Women’s Day. In addition, all of the episodes this season are directed by females. This show is amazing, and I encourage all that are reading this to watch it and focus on these well created characters. SPOILERS AHEAD! READ AT YOUR OWN...

Sixth annual Drag Show brings community together

By: Cory William Berlekamp Email: berlekampc@findlay.edu Twitter: @Cberlekamp Students and community members cheered as the University of Findlay hosted its’ sixth annual Drag Show Benefit on Tuesday, March 13 in the Alumni Memorial Union. According to Evan Bader of United, the University’s Gay-Straight Alliance, the event, which was free for students and five dollars for the community,...

Disabilities don’t disable these students

By: Alexis Mitchell Twitter: @alexismitch14 Email: mitchella2@findlay.edu When students first walk into Shafer Library at the University of Findlay, they might not see the board at first, but walking out of the library they’ll find it’s hard to miss. In the glass case in the library, “Tell your story” is displayed with pictures of different students with a disability. Under their picture...

Browns Edge partnership still going strong

By: Abigail Frye Twitter: @Abigail_EF Email: fryea@findlay.edu Not only does the Cleveland Browns organization look after its’ players, it also plays a role at the University of Findlay. Though football may be what comes to mind when students think of this NFL team, the Browns partnership is one that provides UF students with many opportunites off the field. On Wednesday, March 28, from 12:30...