Author: Shaddia Qasem (Shaddia Qasem)

Organization Spotlight: College Republicans

Organization Spotlight: College Republicans

With elections taking place last week and the ongoing controversy at Wright State, it is nice to have a place you can go where members share the same thoughts and beliefs as you. Among Wright State’s many campus organizations is College Republicans. Founded in 1969, College Republicans “demonstrate the Conservative and Republican values and ideals...

App Review: Be My Eyes

App Review: Be My Eyes

Have you ever wanted to reach out and help someone but were hesitant or didn’t know where to start? Add to your good deed list by downloading Be My Eyes, a free app dedicated to connecting blind and visually impaired people to sighted volunteers through a video call. With the Be My Eyes app, you...

RHOck Your Body event

RHOck Your Body event

Every once in a while, it is nice to be reminded that you are loved and accepted for the person you are. It is important that we encourage each other to embrace our genuine selves. Luckily, Wright State has organizations on campus that are dedicated to doing just that. The Xi Xi Chapter Sigma Gamma...

Organization Spotlight: University Activities Board

Organization Spotlight: University Activities Board

Throughout the year, Wright State’s University Activities Board (UAB) hosts many events, such as Welcome Week and Fall Fest, open to all Wright State staff, students and faculty to take part in and enjoy. Consisting of 10 executive board members and 15-20 team members, everyone involved works hard to plan and execute each event on...

Movie Review: The Hate U Give

Movie Review: The Hate U Give

“The Hate U Give”, a New York Times bestselling young adult novel turned movie, hit theaters on Oct. 19, ranking it fifth in the box office. Although following the trend of turning popular books into movies, “The Hate U Give” has a completely different vibe to it. Usually, beloved books become film adaptations when there...

Halloween decor on a budget

Halloween decor on a budget

  Halloween is vastly approaching. If you did not start decorating in September, technically, you are way behind. Whether you are a subtle decorator or you go all out, Halloween time is a great way to have fun and get creative. For the subtler interior decorators out there, here are a few ideas that can...

Easy, cheap Halloween costumes

Easy, cheap Halloween costumes

  Halloween is a great holiday for many to enjoy. Whether you take part in trick-or-treating, go to Halloween parties or accompany your kids as they go around the neighborhood in search for delicious candy, October is a fun month to look forward to. With this holiday, the hunt for the perfect costume is imminent....

Hidden Rocks with inspiration

Hidden Rocks with inspiration

The latest trend to sweep the nation is hidden rocks. What has become somewhat of a scavenger hunt to find these rocks has gone from state to state. These are not just any regular rocks that people are searching for, these are rocks that people have taken the time to carefully decorate with inspiring messages...

Columbus celebrates Halloween with annual Highball

Columbus celebrates Halloween with annual Highball

Fall time means Halloween; there’s no question about it. The end of September usually warrants the start of Halloween decorating and preparation. If you are someone that enjoys events during the fall, consider the highly anticipated HighBall Halloween. “Highball is what we call the nation’s most elaborate costume party. It takes place in the Short...