OPINION: Is “The Babadook” the scariest movie on Netflix? (SPOILERS!)

The troubled widow Amelia (Essie Davis) cannot control her six-year-old son Samuel who displays erratic, violent behavior at school. With stress mounting for the single mother who has still not gotten over the death of her husband six years previous, neither mother nor son can sleep at night. The story really picks up when Samuel … Read moreOPINION: Is “The Babadook” the scariest movie on Netflix? (SPOILERS!)

The Young Amnesiac: A girl Asks “Who am I?” in the Wake of Her Surgery

Nearly a year after a life-altering surgery, former Wright State student Savannah Olaker is still coping with, and learning anew, the things she lost. Namely, memories of herself and the people close to her. It was as if my life was on a chalkboard, and someone just threw a bucket of water on it and … Read moreThe Young Amnesiac: A girl Asks “Who am I?” in the Wake of Her Surgery

Men’s basketball: Griffin’s career comes to an end

When Wright State head coach Billy Donlon watched his senior guard Kendall Griffin fall to the ground in the second half in Wednesday’s game at Oakland, Donlon did not need a doctor to tell him what just happened. Griffin, a victim of four prior concussions since the start of the 2013-14 season, just took his … Read moreMen’s basketball: Griffin’s career comes to an end

New Greek org to focus on helping veterans, wounded soldiers

The newest sorority to join Wright State’s Greek life is Alpha Omicron Pi (AOII). The organization’s national philanthropy is arthritis research, but WSU’s chapter of AOII will especially focus on helping veterans and wounded soldiers. Current president of AOII Haley Mruz explained why it is important for the chapter to support military individuals. “We are … Read moreNew Greek org to focus on helping veterans, wounded soldiers

WSU students walk in “March of Solidarity”

On Thursday, Sept. 4, over 200 WSU students walked a “March of Solidarity” for John Crawford, a 22-year old man who was shot last month in a Wal-Mart in Beavercreek, Ohio, while holding a toy gun. WSU’s Ethnic Theatre, the Black Student Union (BSU), NAACP and the Ohio Student Association collaborated to organize the march. … Read moreWSU students walk in “March of Solidarity”

Students advocate for fair trade at Wright State

The Fair Trade Student Association (FTSA) has started an initiative requesting that WSU sell more fair trade products. According to the FTSA and several national fair trade websites, products marked “fair trade” are certified as being grown, created and traded in humane ways by producers in developing countries. Many of these products are also eco-friendly. … Read moreStudents advocate for fair trade at Wright State