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Western riding teams set up for season

Oilers boast five national titles  By Larissa Holmes @uf_holmesl Those who don’t have their own horses on campus or those who might not be an equestrian student can still find opportunities to ride through the Ranch Horse Team and Western Intercollegiate Horse Show Association team. While both teams specialize in the Western discipline, there are […]

Two UF alumni will serve in Peace Corps

By Sarah Stubbs @sarahxstubbs The opportunities post-graduation are endless. After earning a bachelor’s degree, most twentysomethings go straight into the workforce while others decide to continue their education, pursuing more advanced degrees. What most twentysomethings don’t do, though, is dedicate two years of their young lives to service abroad. Emilie Ehrman and Jackie Drake aren’t […]

Purple Briefcase preps Oilers for careers

CCPD moves on from OilerConnection  By Mac Williams @m_williamsm2 Finding a job can sometimes seem overwhelming. Where does one start? Where do people find job opportunities? These are some of the questions that many students ask themselves when it comes to searching for a career or internship. Fortunately for students, Purple Briefcase can help with […]

Job fair recap

Less students, more companies than 2015’s fair By Melissa Carrick @MelissaCarrick The 2016 Fall Job Fair wrapped up last week with over 300 students and 105 companies throughout Ohio in attendance. This year, each college was featured on a different day with College of Liberal Arts fair on Monday, College of Science fair on Tuesday, […]

Security asks for patience, understanding for parking on campus

About 60 spaces lost due to COB construction By Kelsey Nevius With the new construction of the College of Business building on Davis Street, the University of Findlay lost a sizeable amount of parking spaces. According to Steve Baum, captain of safety and security, UF lost about 140 spaces when construction began. Though IUF lost […]

More than a game: UF gives back

Oiler athletes participate in community service  By Martyce Kimbrough @TheRealBuddha20 At the University of Findlay, athletes are required to do service for the school and for the community. This service may consist of working sporting events, selling tickets, painting schools, or even building houses for underprivileged families. For the Oiler men’s basketball team, service is […]

Derulo concert brings 2,366 to Koehler

UF’s JordieRob is motivated for his musical future  By Sarah Stubbs @sarahxstubbs Last week’s Sept. 8 Jason Derulo concert brought out a crowd of 2,366 people to the University of Findlay’s Koehler Center. A little over half of the attendees were UF students, faculty, and staff. According to Dave Emsweller, VP of student affairs, 1,358 […]

UF officials dismissed from several counts in lawsuit

Counts pertaining to defamation, due process & racial discrimination remain  By Sarah Stubbs @sarahxstubbs In the lawsuit that was filed against the University of Findlay on Dec. 23, 2015 by two former student athletes: Alphonso Baity and Justin Browning, U.S. District Judge James G. Carr has dismissed several UF officials and faculty from some of […]

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 […]