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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 your stress.  Preparing for the holidays can be stressful, not to mention that final exams start ju...

Five fun ways to spend your holiday break

December 14, 2018

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. Read More »...

WLU supports ‘Share to Give’ event with campus-held toy drive

November 30, 2018

By Dakota Knotts, Contributing Writer WTRF and the Salvation Army are teaming up for their 2nd “Give to Share” event. This is West Liberty University’s first year helping with the event. Until Dec. 5, a toy drive is being held on campus and all donations collected will go towards the “Give ...

Approaching your campus crush: Do’s and don’ts

February 14, 2018

By Trevor Piccone, Contributing Writer   With Valentine’s Day swiftly approaching, campus is being adorned with the classic pink and red hearts we know and love. Sweethearts are preparing for the day where they get to dole out their attention solely to their significant other and smother them in ...

Maintaining gratefulness throughout the holidays

December 25, 2017

By Daniel Morgan, Editor The last Thursday in November reminds us all to be grateful for what and who we have in our lives, but why do we forget about it once it's over? Read More »...

March is more than just St. Patrick’s Day

March is more than just St. Patrick's Day

March 1, 2017

By Josh Smith, Contributing Writer If you were to ask anyone what type of holidays there are in March, the only answer you would probably get would be St. Patrick’s Day. Yes, observing this religious holiday is important to do in remembrance of the patron saint of Ireland, St. Patrick. Although, man...

Don’t wait until Valentine’s Day to treat yourself

February 13, 2017

By Megan Jones, Advertising Manager   Valentine’s Day can be a day of excitement where butterflies are fluttering in your stomach and love is pouring from your heart. You can spend the day with your significant other, give gifts, and remind each other how much the relationship means to you.    GAG...

Last-minute crafting gifts for Christmas

Last-minute crafting gifts for Christmas

December 23, 2016

By Megan Jones, Advertising Manager With Christmas only a couple days away, one can assume the holiday shoppers who procrastinated are freaking out. Have no fear! If you put off shopping for so long because of the price tags and everything is out of stock, or it's too late to order online, here are fo...

Top 10 holiday movies to enjoy

Top 10 holiday movies to enjoy

December 21, 2016

By Jessica Broverman, Contributing Writer Movies play a very large part in having a great holiday experience. Next to food, gifts, and family time, Christmas movies get all of us in the mood for hot cocoa and buttered popcorn. Here are my favorite top ten Christmas movies to watch this December! Rea...

Stop rushing: Don’t skip over Thanksgiving

November 19, 2016

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor    Everybody is singing Christmas tunes and getting festive, but I have a slight problem with that. Everyone needs to relax and take a step back. There’s an important holiday before we get to Christmas. I’m not sure if everybody has forgotten, but that holiday is ...

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