Top five Sci- Fi movies of all time

Compiled by Jessica Broverman, Editor 5) The Terminator Series The creators of The Terminator have been producing this box office plot for over thirty years. Actors ranging from Arnold Schwarzenegger, to Game More »

Beyond the Moon

By Katie Ralbusky, Online Editor With all the recent Sci Fi movies like Gravity, Jupiter Ascending, and Interstellar human interest in space has been rekindled and we once again look to the More »

Prog Rock Deep Cuts Radio Show

By Katie Ralbusky, Online Editor Student Ian Beabout has accomplished many things. He has aided the Trumpet Online with social media but has a radio show of his own. It is called More »

New apartments, dorm renovations, and policy changes improve residence life

By Hannah Mason, Assistant Editor  There are many options and policies for residential students at West Liberty to consider for the 2015-16 academic year, several of them new. University Place II is More »

Night at the Museum 3 Review

By Katie Ralbusky, Online Editor Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb was directed by Shawn Levy. Some of the recognizable stars include: Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Steve Coogan, and of More »


Recognizing National Women’s Day


By Jessica Broverman, Editor

National Women’s Day has been celebrated since the early 1900’s and continues to recognize just how far women have come. Around the same time that this day became devoted to women, there were extensive changes happening. The population was rising, America was booming, and women were not equal to men. Lower wages, longer hours, no opportunity for growth and the list continues.


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By Nathan Johnson, Staff Writer

What is senioritis? Senioritis is a supposed affliction of students in their final year of high school or college, characterized by a decline in motivation or performance.

Nutting Gallery Heats Up with “Fire and Fanfare” 

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Gabriella Pozell, Contributing Writer

I hate to admit it. Sometimes art gives me anxiety. Don’t get me wrong; I like viewing art, but I still find it incredibly intimidating and something outside of my comfort zone.

Top five ways to enjoy spring break

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Nicole Henry, Contributing Writer

Spring break is right around the corner, LITERALLY; so, here are some tips to help you enjoy your time away from classes, and schoolwork. Whether you are relaxing at home or on the beach, these tips will help make your time off well spent.

WL Idol

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By Hannah Mason, Assistant Editor

 Congratulations to the 2015 West Liberty Idol champion, Morgan Wagner! Wagner, a senior Community Education major from Colliers, West Virginia, was crowned at the West Lib Idol finale on Tuesday, Feb. 24 in the College Union.

The History of Spring Break


By Katie Ralbusky, Online Editor

Spring Break, most associate it with pool parties, drinking binges, topless women, and partying at a beach resort. But how did the modern spring break come about? What made this time so appealing to young adults? Perhaps the answer can be found as far back as ancient Greece.

Grammys/Oscars Review


By Tara Adamczyk, Advertising Manager

 Music and movies dominate the month of February with the Grammys and the Oscars. The 57th Grammy Awards, which took place on Feb. 8, were hosted by LL Cool J and were a real snooze fest, whereas Neil Patrick Harris hosted the Oscars, on Feb. 22, with a breeze.

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By Daniel Morgan, Contributing Writer

Q: Do you agree with the recent decisions made by the WLU administration in regards to the weather and class cancellations?

Survey: New major to possibly hit WLU


The Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at West Liberty has presented the possibility of a new Sustainability Studies major.

Fifty Shades of Grey Movie Review

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Tara Adamczyk, Advertising Manager

Fifty Shades of Grey set a new record in the box offices with over $81.7 million in its opening weekend, being the move buff that I am, I got curious and had to see what all the hype was about.