Category Archives: News

Browns Summit cancelled

Network opportunity postponed  By Mac Williams and Sarah Stubbs @m_williamsm2 @sarahxstubbs The Browns Summit that was planned for Wednesday, Sept. 7 was cancelled on Tuesday, Sept. 6 less than 24 hours before the event was to take place. It was canceled around 2 p.m. According to Darin Fields, vice president of academic affairs, the University decided […]

Shafer Library replaces computer lab with sound booths

One Button Studios provide technology for presentation practice  By Mac Williams @m_williamsm2 As students are settling into this semester, many will start to go to their familiar study spaces. For those students expecting to go to the computer lab in the library to study, think again. According to Matthew Kraut, academic technology specialist at the […]

Diagnostic housing made simple

Trenton Ave houses Oiler sonography and nuclear medicine students  By Sarah Stubbs @sarahxstubbs Housing is a breeze for traditional, four-year students at most universities. At the University of Findlay, there are dorms, townhouses, and other apartment-like options. Things get a little more complicated the older one gets. Juniors and seniors may decide to live off […]

Framework for the COB building is set

UF’s latest project moves along thanks to local companies  By Heidi Paxson @HeidiPacSun As students arrive on campus this fall semester, it is obvious that construction workers were productive this summer building the base for the new Center for Student Life and College of Business directly across from the Davis Street Building. Myreon Cobb, director […]

Oilers around the world

Opportunities to study abroad through UF  By Melissa Carrick @MelissaCarrick The 2015-2016 school year was one to beat with countless study abroad programs and fulfilling adventures, but looking ahead to this year, the opportunities for UF students will not disappoint.  In the past, students have had travel opportunities that ranged from one week to a […]

SGA to host Jason Derulo, Grace, JordieRob

Over 1,600 tickets have been sold so far for the Sept. 8 concert  By Sarah Stubbs @sarahxstubbs The University of Findlay’s Student Government Association (SGA) announced on July 25 that Jason Derulo will headline a concert on campus in the Koehler Recreation Center on Sept. 8. Tickets are $30 for UF students, faculty, and staff […]

Toward a tobacco-free campus

75 percent of Oilers support a smokeless campus By Jordyn Willis @willisjordyn In a survey sent out to the University of Findlay campus community on April 4, 75 percent of 742 respondents supported a policy change that would make UF’s campus tobacco-free, according to Dave Emsweller, vice president of student affairs. The survey was three […]


By Kevin Schrock @KRock_6 Bowling Green State University: that’s where University of Findlay senior Jordan Garcia was set to go as his final year of high school was winding down. However, the Fremont-Ross grad made a last-second decision that led him to the University of Findlay and he has never looked back. It was Garcia’s […]

Summer geta…stays

Ohio destinations for perfect summer vacations By Melissa Carrick For the Pulse As finals creep closer and closer, summer is on the mind all over campus. As some students might be dreaming of white sand, clear waters, and palm trees, others know that financially, a tropical getaway might not be realistic. Although Ohio is often […]

Student involvement has decreased

Despite a rising enrollment, less students are involved in campus organizations By Kate Bauer @katemareebauer One of the best ways to get the most out of the college experience is by joining clubs and organizations on campus. According to organization leaders, numbers at the University of Findlay’s on-campus events have decreased in the spring semester. […]

Buford Center dialogue series provides space to discuss social issues

White organizes student-led discussions to increase interest By Hannah Dunbar @hanndunbar The University of Findlay’s Buford Center holds a Day of Dialogue series once a month throughout the academic school year. Located at 1222 N. Cory St, the goal of the series is for students to come together to talk about ideas in a space […]

Oilers spend summers interning

How past internships create job opportunities for UF students By Heidi Paxson @HeidiPacSun Throughout the 2015-2016 school year, the Office of Internships and Placement at the University of Findlay has continued to encourage and help students find various major-related internships and jobs. UF’s mission is to equip students for meaningful lives and productive careers in […]

One year later: Browns Edge Partnership

Oilers gain experiential learning, make connections By Sarah Stubbs @sarahxstubbs St. Patty’s Day 2016 marked the one year anniversary of the official announcement of the University of Findlay and Cleveland Browns corporate partnership: Browns Edge. A select group of students interned throughout the 2015 summer and another group interned throughout the fall football season. The […]

Thank you El Nino

Unusual weather pattern brings warmth to Findlay By Mac Williams One week ago the sun was beaming through the clouds and the trees were rustling with the breeze that had drifted in. Snow was nowhere in sight, and the temperature was soaring into the 70s. Students on campus were walking around in shorts and T-shirts […]


The primary: Do we really know how it works?  By Hannah Dunbar @hanndunbar Tuesday marked the primary election date in Ohio where Governor John Kasich won the Republican vote, defeating Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, and Marco Rubio. Hillary Clinton defeated Bernie Sanders for the Democratic vote. Kasich was the exception in Tuesday’s primary process as […]

The Kasich effect in the Ohio primary

By Jordyn Willis @willisjordyn Ohio Governor John Kasich won in his home state on March 15 despite Donald Trump’s widespread success in other states on Super Tuesday. The win was crucial for Kasich and has now given him some hope for the nomination as the campaign process moves forward. “Kasich better have a strong presence […]

Which political issues matter to Oilers?

UF students’ concerns aren’t always addressed in debates By Sarah Stubbs @sarahxstubbs The 2016 presidential race is already bringing a several non-voters out of the woodwork as some people are identifying with radical candidates such as Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders. Throughout the multitude of political debates that have taken place so far […]

The circus election

The 2016 Presidential race is anything but orthodox By Alyssa Grevenkamp @Grevenkampa “It’s like nothing you’ve ever seen before!” might be a popular circus mantra but it could also be a summation of the 2016 presidential race. In the Republican race this year candidates included a governor, senators, a brain surgeon, and an entrepreneur turned […]