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Crime Notes: May 23 Issue

May 15 – A stop sign at the corner of University Boulevard and Wright State Road was knocked down. It appeared to have been run over by a car. May 16 – A student in a Pine Hall loung was on the floor unconscious, but still breathing from consuming too much alcohol. The student had...

Crime Notes: May 16 Issue

May 5 – A hit and run accident happened in parking lot 2. May 13 – Four individuals under the age of 21 were walking on College Park Road by the C-Store. One of the individuals was carrying a dark box. Once they saw WSUPD patrolling, the individual tried to hide the box. WSUPD approached...

Crime Notes: May 9 Issue

April 30 – A car parked in the Nutter Center Parking lot 8 was broken into. The key hole on the driver’s door was damaged and the CD had been taken out of the vehicle. $930 loss. May 1 – A GPS device (Tom Tom) was stolen out of a car parked in lot 11....

Firefighters respond to car fire in front of Student Union

Firefighters respond to car fire in front of Student Union

The scent of burning rubber filled the hallways of Hamilton Hall and the Student Union today, causing a flock of students to rush outside. Walking around the corner to Lot 3, the students saw a car in flames. The car, a Nissan Ultima owned by WSU freshmen Darien Stevenson, had been parked in 30 minute...

About you WSU

About you WSU

A bubbly personality and fun are just two of the many words to describe Emily Vance. She has goals set for her self and is ready for whatever life brings her way. With her freshman year of college about to end, she’s learned a lot and is ready to take on the next year, after...

Wealth redistribution: What does it mean for students?

What is hunger in the U.S., and how many people live it? The economic research website by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (http://www.ers.usda.gov) says, “In 2010, 48.8 million people lived in food-insecure households. 11.3 million adults lived in households with very low food security.” It ocntinues, “16.2 million children lived in food-insecure households in which children,...

Internet security bill sent to US Senate could affect the privacy of internet users alike if passed

Recent legislation once again has set internet ablaze with controversy and outrage. Last Thursday, April 26, the US House of Representatives released the hounds on yet another bill that could potentially turn the internet upside-down. CISPA (the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act) was approved by the House with a vote of 248 to 168...

Student Governments holds 2012-2013 position elections

“It’s Student Government. It all comes down to what the students really want. We [the elected representatives for Student Government] serve as a gateway between the student body and the higher administration that controls the policies enacted in or around campus.” – Adam Verdecchia As for the upcoming year, Student Government’s agenda remains moderately tentative....

About you WSU

Allison Cortelli is no stranger to new changes and adapting to new places. When she stepped onto WSU campus for the first time as an incoming freshman this past August, she was ready to embark on the college experience. Allison is originally from Texas, where her dad served in the U.S Air Force for 10...

Staff and students work towards a greener campus atmosphere

Since its creation in 1970 by a Wisconsin Senator, Earth Day has proven itself to be both effective and a model for how humanity should live every other day of the year. Every April 22, individuals and organizations from all over the world show some much needed respect for the tender planet beneath our feet....