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
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Contributor Social media allows us to stay connected and keep relationships that we would not be able to otherwise. This connection can ease anxiety, stress and depression, but it can also cause it. I am not … Continue reading How Social Media Affects Our Mental Health
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Contributor FOMO, or the “fear of missing out,” is defined as anxiety that an interesting or exciting event is happening elsewhere. This could be that gut-feeling you get when you see all your friends together on … Continue reading How to Get Rid of Your FOMO: Fear of Missing Out
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Contributor From the apartments on every corner to the rental houses right off campus, the student housing options can be overwhelming for students. There are many advantages and disadvantages to every situation, and some may not … Continue reading Advice for Cats: Student Housing
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Contributor From jazz, rap, rock to even country, everyone likes different types of music, but music is not anything more than what scientists have called “organized sounds.” These sounds have an enormous effect on our brains. … Continue reading Your Brain on Music
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Contributor Nearly everyone has experienced some type of anxiety or stress in their life. To control some of these feelings, many people have taken to meditation, but how does it work? Meditation comes from mindfulness, a … Continue reading The Science Behind Meditation
By Paige GreeneWeb Content Contributor Whether you have binge-watched Law and Order, Criminal Minds or followed one of the many true crime podcasts out there, it is easy to say that we all have gotten caught up in a spine-chilling … Continue reading Why Are We Obsessed With Crime Entertainment?