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Weber State Cheer and Dance Team celebrating their clean sweep on Daytona Beach.

WSU Cheer and Dance win in Daytona

Lexie Andrew, Section Editor April 16, 2024

Weber State University’s Cheer and Dance teams competed at the National Cheer and Dance Association Collegiate Nationals (NCA/NDA) in Daytona, Florida, on April 11-13. It was a successful weekend for...

Weber States Spirit Squad - Small at the Nationals Sendoff Performance on April 6.

WSU cheer and dance teams take on Daytona

Lexie Andrew, Section Editor April 11, 2024

Weber State University’s cheer and dance teams are ready to take the floor at the National Cheer Association/National Dance Association Collegiate Nationals in Daytona, Florida. The teams held their...

Cooper Hartman (left) and Jaron Shereda (right) directing a prop used in the Amphibian production.

Behind “The Amphibians:” Creating a sustainable show

Megan Swann, Culture Editor February 27, 2024

A green Moroccan-style rug stands in for turf. A green bikini top represents a leaf in a canopy of trees. A melted soda bottle creates a translucent green flower. This is not your typical recreation...

David Schwimmer appears in Little Death by Jack Begert, an official selection of the Midnight program at the 2024 Sundance Film Festival. Courtesy of Sundance Institute.

Opinion: A film fest focus: Recapping Sundance

Cooper Hatsis, Reporter January 30, 2024

This year marks the 40th year of the Sundance Film Festival. Like every other year, the festival is home to showing many new independent feature films and short films. The festival ran from Jan. 18-28. Here...

Former Weber State football player, Rashid Shaheed, has become the first Wildcat player to make an NFL team as a Wide Receiver for the New Orleans Saints.

WSU alum Rashid Shaheed makes it to NFL Pro Bowl

Collyn Cowles, Sports editor January 16, 2024

In a historic moment for both Rashid Shaheed and Weber State University, the former Wildcats' standout has etched his name in football history by securing a coveted spot in the 2024 NFL Pro Bowl as a return...

News Quiz 9/21

Brisa Odenthal, Section Editor September 21, 2023

QUESTIONS: 1. After nearly eight years of planning and construction, Utah’s amusement park, Lagoon, held the grand opening for which ride on Sept. 15? A. Catapult B. Primordial C. Samurai D. Rockin’...


Transgender youth are being mistreated across the country

Windsor Moore, Contributor April 18, 2023

Since 2020, state legislatures across the United States have taken aim at transgender youth, passing law after law to limit gender-affirming resources and care necessary to their transition. In 2020,...

Severe air pollution causes smog, making one country shut down schools and move to virtual classes because of the air quality. Photo credit: Pixabay

Do you know your news? Nov. 16

Joshua Kamp November 15, 2021

1. What European country raised its terrorism threat warning to its second-highest level on Nov. 15 after a bomb in a taxi exploded outside of a hospital?a. U.K.b. Francec. Spaind. Greece2. Three people...

COVID-19 cases have been on the rise throughout the U.S. over the past several weeks, resulting in 2.7 million cases nationally. (Pexels)

Do you know your news?

Marisa Nelson July 20, 2020

1.) How many states have seen an increase in coronavirus cases over the past week?a. 30b. 42c. 40d.152.) Recent research into the death of Elijah McClain revealed he was injected with what drug while he...

Democratic Congressional leaders, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, speak outside the West Wing of the White House after meeting with President Donald Trump on Jan. 2 in Washington, D.C. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

Do you know your news? Jan. 7

Nic Muranaka January 4, 2019

1. Previous to Jan. 3, no nation had ever successfully landed a spacecraft on the far side of the moon. However, which one of these nations did it Jan. 3 this year?a. Russiab. Chinac. Japan2. Which political...

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) speaks as Christine Blasey Ford testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill on Sept. 27 in Washington, D.C. (Andrew Harnik/Pool/Abaca Press/TNS)

Do you know your news? Oct. 11

Nic Muranaka October 10, 2018

1. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation vote was Oct. 6, after weeks of sexual assault allegations and an emotionally-charged hearing where Kavanaugh shed tears. Was Kavanaugh confirmed...

13 Reasons Why season 2 (Netflix)

“13 Reasons Why” You shouldn’t watch this

Harrison Epstein July 3, 2018

I’ve seen all 26 episodes. I watched the first season on recommendations from people close to me and chose to watch the recently released second season within two days of its release. In the hours, days,...

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