By Paige Greene Web Content Assistant Manager Get ready. People in their twenties are obsessed with the ‘70s again. It seems to be a trend to bring back old decades of fashion, music, fads and more. These old items and … Continue reading Why Are We Obsessed with the ‘70s?
By Paige Greene Web Content Assistant Manager It has been no secret that COVID-19 has been tough on students, families and schools, but many of us may fail to recognize the strain this pandemic has on local businesses. With the … Continue reading The Local Business Struggle
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Assistant Manager Even after 25 seasons of The Bachelor, every new season and episode is filled with new and surprising drama, especially with the current bachelor, Matt James. If you are behind and have not watched … Continue reading Dates and Drama: My First Bachelor Season
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Assistant Manager It is hard to predict Texas weather. Whether the state is hit with a historic snowstorm or a hurricane rips through south Texas, it is hard to be prepared for the constantly changing climate … Continue reading Emergency Kit: Prepare for Bad Weather and Disasters
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Assistant Manager Early Black musicians led the way in the U.S. for the funk and jazz fusion that exploded in popularity during the late 1960s to 1970s. The blues’ influence reached as far as rock, country … Continue reading 5 Black Musicians: Their Impact On Genres and History
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Assistant Manager We have all been in the situation where you sit down to do your homework and get distracted by your phone, the TV or other media within your vicinity. These distractions lead to procrastination, … Continue reading Tackle Procrastination in 2021: Study Tips
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Assistant Manager Despite a derailing year for both the film and TV industry, Netflix announced at the start of 2021 that it will release an original movie every week. This adds up to a total of … Continue reading Why Netflix is Releasing Originals Every Week in 2021
By Paige GreeneAssistant Web Content Manager Don’t know what to do during Christmas with your friends, family, or significant other? Below is a list of things to keep you busy during this holiday season. Christmas lights One clear sign of … Continue reading Christmas During A Pandemic
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Assistant Manager Throughout history, there have been many influential men who have changed the world. Below are four men that have thought to have changed the world, their field or people. Johannes Gutenberg Gutenberg (1400-1468) was … Continue reading Influential Men in History
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Assistant Manager Have you ever felt your phone, smartwatch or tablet vibrate but there was no notification? This is an increasingly common phenomenon that experts are calling Phantom Vibration Syndrome. Robert Rosenberger, assistant professor of Philosophy … Continue reading Do You Experience Phantom Vibration Syndrome?
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Assistant Manager James Taylor graduated from Texas State University in 1981 with a bachelors degree in international studies. 39 years later, Taylor is receiving one of the Distinguished Alumni awards from Texas State University. “It’s a … Continue reading Distinguished Alumni: James Taylor
By Paige GreeneAssistant Web Content Manager With Halloween slowly closing in, the yearly trend of “spooky baskets” is coming back. Every year, couples and friends give each other Halloween baskets filled with little Halloween themed presents that spark envy on … Continue reading Everything you need for a Spooky Basket
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Assistant Manager Whether you know it or not, many Texas colleges have radio stations for their students to listen to. Below are a few of the stations around the campus’ in Texas. KANM 99.9 Texas A&M … Continue reading College Radio Stations Around Texas
By Paige GreeneAssistant Web Content Manager Is school and getting an education really about learning, or are we just getting the grade needed to get by? A study in 2002 found that more than 80% of college students base their … Continue reading Are We Learning Anymore?
By Paige GreeneAssistant Web Content Manager Many people, including myself, were unsure about how universities would host football games amid a global pandemic. After the first game on Saturday against SMU, many fans finally got to see how Texas State … Continue reading College Football with a Global Pandemic
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Contributor Since the release of Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra on Netflix, people have been “binge-watching” both series and comparing the two. Personally, I never had watched The Legend of Korra until … Continue reading Avatar: The Last Airbender vs The Legend of Korra
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Contributor Everyone’s first year at Texas State is full of changes and new experiences, and there are many resources and tips to guide you through the change. Here are a few tips that people often forget … Continue reading B2SB: Things People Forget to Tell Freshmen
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Contributor Behind many popular songs or albums are untold stories. Whether a song was written for someone else, or a band was not talking during recording, every album or song has a story and listed here … Continue reading Facts About Popular Music You May Not Know
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Contributor I recently watched the sequel to the Netflix original movie The Kissing Booth. The Kissing Booth 2 scored a 28% on Rotten Tomatoes and is excessively average. Receiving nothing but negative reviews, it pained me … Continue reading Why Every Netflix Original Movie is Mediocre
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Contributor Hamilton is an original Broadway production written by Lin-Manuel Miranda which follows the American Founding Father, Alexander Hamilton. The show is heavily inspired by hip hop and casts non-white actors as the historical figures. Opening … Continue reading Hamilton: Love It or Hate It