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Still Bored? 8 more fun things to do while stuck at home

Still Bored? 8 more fun things to do while stuck at home

Lizzy Griffith April 18, 2020

          Staying at home might sound like an inevitable boredom sentence, but there are several things to do to keep busy and have fun that does not involve leaving your home. Whether you are...

14 Things to Do while Staying Home/Social Distancing

14 Things to Do while Staying Home/Social Distancing

April 6, 2020

          There is no doubt that the highly contagious novel coronavirus,With COVID-19 keeping us indoors and at least 6 feet away from other people for the foreseeable future, it can be easy to feel...

West Liberty's Transition for Growth

West Liberty’s Transition for Growth

Thomas Cole March 26, 2020

          In this unprecedented time when all members of the West Liberty University community are unable to finish the 2019-20 academic school year the way that we typically would, it is still...

3 Tips to prepare for finals

3 Tips to prepare for finals

Annalise Murphy and Annalise Murphy December 5, 2019

        Fall semester has gone by really fast here on the Hilltop, and now it is time to prepare for finals week! Finals can cause a lot of stress and headache! Thankfully, there are ways to help...

7 ways to avoid Freshman 15 Over the Holidays

7 ways to avoid Freshman 15 Over the Holidays

Kailey Carpino November 26, 2019

        With Thanksgiving and Christmas coming up, it is common for college students to gain a few pounds.  Here are some tips to help you stay in shape during the holidays.         1. Manage...

Todd Ullom and Student Involvement

Todd Ullom and Student Involvement

Lauryn Fridley, Contributing Writer September 3, 2019

Most Division I athletics are broadcast through national networks like ESPN, CBS Sports, and regional networks throughout the country. Typically, at the lower levels of Division II and Division III, athletics...

WLU marketing department proves to be a team effort

WLU marketing department proves to be a team effort

Lauryn Fridley and Lauryn Fridley April 10, 2019

The reason why most West Liberty University students are enrolled at this school is most likely because of an advertisement they saw online. The advertisements go out on all social media platforms daily,...

LCD offers aid for students wanting to ace midterms

Sammie Stewart, Contributing Writer February 25, 2019

With midterms quickly approaching students are scrambling to turn in assignments and get ready for their exams. One of the ways in which students can prep for their exams is to visit the Learning and Student...

Surviving finals is easier with these tips

December 7, 2018

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor   While the radio is playing “It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year,” many college students will tend to disagree as finals week is right around the corner. Finals...

Nelle M. Krise Rare Book Room houses hidden treasures

Nelle M. Krise Rare Book Room houses hidden treasures

November 27, 2018

By Emily Salvatori, Editor   Priceless might not be the word you think of when you picture the Elbin library, but maybe it should be. When the library was built in 1970, West Liberty gained much more...

Got electives? Here are five possibilities

November 4, 2018

By Daniel Morgan, Contributing Writer It's pre-registration season, and students are claiming their spots in general studies sections and major-specific courses for the spring 2019 semester. There are...

WLU Sustainability Council prepares for another year

October 31, 2018

By Macy Santicola, Advertising Manager The West Liberty University Sustainability Council has begun to make plans to continue to spread sustainability and recycling across campus for the current school...

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