Author: Hannah Reeder (Hannah Reeder)

Opinion: Bo Burnham — comedic genius

Many great talents have used Youtube as a platform to rise in fame. These include celebrities such as Justin Bieber, Carly Rae Jepsen, Kate Upton and famous comedian, Bo Burnham. Burnham was raised in a very strict Catholic home and school, which does not come through in his nontraditional comedy. Burnham’s comedy shows employ several...

Fall in love with fall with these unique crafts

Welcome one, welcome fall. Decorate your dorm this autumn season with hand-made, unique crafts. As the leaves change from green to orange and the boots and scarves join the wardrobe, make the most of this magical time. With Halloween behind us, let’s move from skulls and candy to turkeys and pumpkin pie. Explore your creative...

Feeling stressed?

Stress is no secret to students. They hear its hiss with each assignment posted, feel its cold skin after turning in each test, and know the taste of its venom when standards are not met. But to keep this poison in their veins is certain academic death, so how do they cleanse themselves? Some turn...

Opinion: the irony of the white walls of the Creative Arts Center

During the renovation of Wright State’s Creative Arts Center (CAC) last year, the building has been “modernized.” It has been transformed into an innovative center meant to sufficiently accommodate all the student artists who study and create here at Wright State University. A loose definition of modern architecture describes a design that ignores tradition. This...

Naked vs. nude

Intention is the determining factor when differentiating between “naked” and “nude.” Models pose “in the nude,” never “naked.” Naked is being exposed, it’s an untended exposure at that. Naked is also more vulnerable. It’s who we are when no one is near to observe us. Our truest state. Nude is what we show people when...

Thoughts on Logic's "1-800-273-8255"

Music’s impact on people is truly incredible. This powerful platform and basic effect can be used to convey messages, such as Logic’s “1-800-273-8255”. The title chosen is the number for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. This song has a focus on suicide prevention. The story tells of a young African American male being bullied and...

Fashion inspiration at WSU

Each style is extremely unique in its presentation; this is due to the fact that so much influences fashion choices.  Freshman Dominique Smith, a biomedical engineering major, believes fashion can provide many insights into an individual’s personal beliefs and values.  “My fashion, I look at celebrities and musical artists a lot, Kanye West, Chance the...

Art in each beating heart

Does every human have an artistic gene in his or her makeup? Is “art” commercially confined to painting, drawing, and sculpture? Or is it more? Ananda Coomaraswamy states, “The artist is not a special kind of person; rather each person is a special kind of artist.” Upon being presented with this quote, three students were...