By Yijing Shen, Distribution Manager Travelling is always a great option for any break. However, as a student who doesn’t have a lot of budget, traveling could also be a dilemma. Because housing, food and transportation really cost money.
Archives for December 2018
Compiled By Dakota Knotts, Online Editor Photo Credit: Lindsay Dowdle The following photos are photos from Winterfest 2018. We hope everyone is had a wonderful holiday season and enjoy these photos.
By Macy Santicola, Editor According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, twenty-one percent of vehicle crashes between 2007-2016 were attributed to adverse weather conditions. A vehicle’s condition can affect its performance in bad weather, so drivers should take the time to make sure their vehicles are prepped and inspected before winter hits.
By Gabrielle Blanchard, Assistant Editor In an era, that’s overly-saturated in superhero movies, it’s difficult to find one that breaks the typical formula. The Marvel Cinematic Universe has dominated box offices for ten years now, with DC Comics setting up their own over the past few. Every couple of months, a new movie is released, and the format is predictable…
By Hanna Perry, Contributing Writer With finals right around the corner, most students are looking for ways to unwind and relax during the holiday season, and find ways to use the new freetime.
By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor Senior basketball player Johnie Olkosky has been a staple to watch at West Liberty University since she began playing for the team in 2015, after redshirting her first season. Olkosky has always had a passion for basketball, and she is ready to play her final season on the hilltop and live by the team…
By Emily Salvatori, Editor On Dec. 15, 140 students are expected to graduate during the Fall 2018 Commencement Ceremony. The ceremony will take place at 11 a.m. in the Academic, Sports and Recreation Complex (ASRC). Both summer and fall graduates can participate in the ceremony.
By Hanna Perry, Contributing Writer I recently read the novel Dear Evan Hansen, written by Val Emmich. The novel is based off of the Broadway musical Dear Evan Hansen and it was truly groundbreaking from start to finish. I would consider it to be one of the greatest books I have ever read.
By Kendrick Jackson, Contributing Writer Hilltopper basketball will gear up for one last game before winter break. West Liberty will travel to Fairmont State for an inner-conference matchup this Sunday.