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Summer classes are priceless for college students

Summer classes are priceless for college students

Kendrick Jackson and Kendrick Jackson March 29, 2019

As high school students, many of us would’ve dreaded the idea of attending summer school. It takes away the free time you gain during the summer and you must spend another three months doing schoolwork....

Popular summer festivals return to Wheeling

July 10, 2018

By Emily Salvatori, Editor During the summer months, many festivals grace Wheeling, W. Va. While some have already passed, there are still many yet to come! Here are some of the upcoming festivals that...

“Tag” movie hides heartwarming message in comedic action

June 28, 2018

By Macy Santicola, Contributing Writer On the surface, Tag, directed by Jeff Tomsic, appears to be just another off-color comedy in the same vein as The Hangover. For the most part, it is; but at the heart...

Summer care: preventing sunburns, staying safe

June 22, 2018

By Ashley Cole, Contributing Writer Now that nicer weather is upon us and many of us now have the time to spend outside, sunburns are a very real concern. Many students, now free of the burdens of classes...

Wheeling host of various June events

June 6, 2018

By Emily Salvatori, Editor While it is officially summer, those who live close to campus or are staying at West Liberty over the summer break may be looking for something to do. Here are some activities...

Posh Boutique holds unique designer finds

June 1, 2018

By Logan Arneson, Contributing Writer Posh Boutique is a woman’s designer store located in Downtown Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland. Posh sells everything trendy from stylish fur mink coats...

HBO’s Westworld excite audiences with new season

May 30, 2018

By Gabrielle Blanchard, Contributing Writer Based on the 1973 film of the same name, HBO’s Westworld takes place in the theme park of the same name, run by the mysterious Delos Incorporated company....

Remember to support local businesses this summer

May 25, 2018

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor While on summer break, remember to give back to your community in a small yet powerful way: support local businesses.  Every summer, college students pack up their bags...

Photo Gallery: Hangzhou, China

May 23, 2018

By Yijing Shen, Contributing Writer    

West Liberty University upgrades internet services across campus

September 10, 2017

By Sean Kranske, Contributing Writer   In the past, West Liberty Students have had to deal with some inconveniences with their internet service. This included slow download speeds and various ‘dead...

What you need to know about the total solar eclipse

What you need to know about the total solar eclipse

August 11, 2017

By Chad Richards, Contributing Writer Monday, Aug. 21 will mark the beginning of the new academic year, but it will also mark the day of quite possibly the biggest astronomical event in almost 100 years:...

“The Children of Hurin” is a hidden gem for “Game of Thrones” fans

July 28, 2017

By Sean Kranske, Contributing Writer ​Game of Thrones has finally returned in all of its bloody and depraved glory. Much like thousands of other Thrones fans, I spend my week anxiously waiting for Sunday...

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