Oilers basketball ready to make a climb to the top in 2019

By: Dylan DeWitt Email: dewittd@findlay.edu Twitter:@dd_witt The Oilers basketball team has been at work while the rest of the students were home for the holidays. The team currently holds a 12-2 record where they are shooting nearly 50 percent from the field. The Oilers are currently shooting 48.8 percent as a team which places them at 43 best in all of Division II basketball. This percentage...

Swinging into the mainstream

By: Dylan Frazier Email: Frazierd@findlay.edu With already rave reviews and now a Golden Globe win for best animated picture it’s time to take Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verseseriously as one of the best superhero movies of all time. Yes, I mean an animated movie is one of the best superhero movies of all time. Instead of traditionally following the life of Peter Parker, we now follow the...

The leap to higher education

By: Jill Prince Email:princej@findlay.edu For many students, freshman year of college is filled with experiences that they were expecting. The new place, new people, and new set of academic challenges but did their high school careers really prepare them for a whole new level of education? According to Studybreaks.com “The Education Trust conducted a study of outcomes for recent high school...

Winter vs. your car

By: Jill Prince Email:princej@findlay.edu With winter officially upon us, it can be difficult to navigate campus when weather presents itself. But with Ohio weather, it can be hard to tell when and if we will get any winter storms at all. According to the Farmer’s Almanac, it’s going to be a cold winter. “It’s going to be a “teeth-chattering” cold one, with plenty of snow. Just how...

Training in the tropics

By: Olivia Wile Email: wileo@findlay.edu Twitter: o_wile Like many University of Findlay students, the UF men’s and women’s swimming and diving team got to enjoy their time away from campus this winter break. This time away, however, was much less of a break. Traveling back to campus just two days after Christmas, the swimmers got right to work in preparation for their seventh annual training...

Sweet treats building up on Trenton

By: Bri Hallman Email: Hallmanb@findlay.edu In less than a month, University of Findlay students will once again be able to enjoy an American classic. Dunkin Donuts is coming back to Findlay for the first time in years after its two previous locations were dropped by the previous franchise owners. Construction for the new store on Trenton Avenue began in the fall of 2018, and the location is said...

Government shutdown cripples Washington

By: Mac Williams Twitter: @m_williamsm2 Email: williamsm2@findlay.edu As the clock struck midnight on Dec. 31 the American people ushered in 2019 with resolutions and renewed hopes and dreams. They also began 2019 with a federal government that had been shutdown since Dec. 21, 2018 when funding expired and work stopped across nine different federal departments. According to Lauren Gambino of The...