Occupy Wall Street: What's next?

So, whatever happened to Occupy Wall Street? Over the past few months, the public eye and mainstream media coverage have shifted their critical gaze away from this potential revolutionary movement. Since Occupy Wall Street’s disappearance from the headlines, the progressive movement to end economic inequality (among a plethora of other things) has been put on...

WSU adds Social Work masters program

Wright State’s Social Work Department has been partnered with Ohio State’s College of Social Work for six years to provide the opportunity for graduates with various Bachelor degrees to attend a Masters program in Social Work from OSU. Previously, area students enrolled in a graduate program for a Masters of Arts in Social Work have...

Stay safe during tornado season

Tornado season has primarily hit the Midwest hard this year, with 19 fatal tornadoes taking 57 lives this year according to Michael Coons, emergency management administrator for WSU. The WSU Emergency Management Department is working to improve safety precautions and procedures on campus to ensure a well prepared campus in light of the early tornado...

Students rally in remeberance of 17-year-old’s controversial death

“Students need to understand that this is history in the making. Since Trayvon Martin died, youth all over America have banded together to make a difference – our rally will be no exception.” Jarrod Williams, a junior at Wright State and president of Black Men on the Move, said this before the “Who’s Inside the...

For richer or poorer: government redistribution of wealth

“Rich and Poor or Citizens All: The Ethics and Economics of Government Redistribution of Wealth” was the topoc of discussion during last Thursday’s Economics Club meeting held in Rike Hall. Several people stated that wealth redistribution is overdone in the United Sates, and one attendee called it downright “obnoxious.” A chart from the Organization for...

Crime Notes: April 18 Issue

April 10- The rear window of a car in parking lot 11 had been shattered. April 10- Two cars were backing out of a parking spot at the same time and hit each other. April 12- A student in parking lot 6 started to pull into a parking spot when an oncoming car hit the...