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Delete Twitter?

Delete Twitter?

January 18, 2016

By Erin Schultz, broadcast editor Last night in my living room, my mom was sitting in a chair watching a video on her phone. My dad and sister were on the couch playing a game on their iPad. I was in another chair browsing Twitter on my laptop. My phone was in my lap. As I looked up, I saw the LCD gl...

My dad has cancer, and that's OK

My dad has cancer, and that's OK

January 17, 2016

By Lauren Miller (@lomillah) My dad has cancer. He was diagnosed October 10, 2013. You probably don’t know because I didn’t want a lot of people knowing. Once I tell people, I get a pity-filled, “I’m sorry. I had no idea.” Then I say, “You know, it’s been tough, but we’re getting through i...

Staff editorial response: feminism fundamentally flawed

Staff editorial response: feminism fundamentally flawed

January 15, 2016

This piece was written in response to the Prospector's issue five staff editorial, "Feminism club worthy, needed."   By Mason Schweinzger, guest writer To begin with, feminism is incredibly misguided in modern society, but it hasn’t always been this way. Up until about 10-15 years ago, women’...

Let's Play videos provide unique enjoyment

Let's Play videos provide unique enjoyment

January 15, 2016

By Flynn Geraghty, executive features editor As hard as I may try, I am not good at playing video games. Sad, but true. The thing is, I really like video games. When done well, they can be an interactive and interesting way to tell a story that can’t be done through films or books. Take the critical...

Crossword key

Crossword key

January 15, 2016

By Leo Garkish, staff writer [column size=one_half position=first ] Across 1. Office 7. Facebook 8. Obama 11. Pool 13. Alabama 15. Calendar 17. Monkeys 19. Iran 20. Wheeling 22. Spotlight 23. Burgundy [/column] [column size=one_half position=last ] Down 2. El Chapo 3. Zero 4. JAMM 5. DiCaprio 6. Delaware ...

Katie Robinson's mandalas

Katie Robinson's mandalas

January 14, 2016

By Erin Schultz, broadcast editor Junior Katie Robinson draws mandalas not only as a hobby, but also to relax.

Freshman finds Instagram fame

Freshman finds Instagram fame

January 14, 2016

By Caroline Binley, online editor-in-chief Four emojis changed freshman Enrika Narvilaite’s winter break. After she posted a sketch of model, artist and photographer Toni Mahfud (@tonimahfud) to her instagram, he replied: ????. “It was crazy,” Narvilaite said. “I was so happy. I was excited because I actually felt appreciated. … Artists are us...

Blanket drive seeks to support cancer patients

Blanket drive seeks to support cancer patients

January 14, 2016

By Mike Stanford, copy editor Walking into Lion’s Park Elementary School on Oct. 8, second grader Lauren Graver, her twin sister Emma and her mother Amy were surprised when they saw the staff wearing turquoise blue shirts. They had their backs to the Gravers, so the family could see “#LaurenStrong” p...

Taking the road less traveled to college education

January 13, 2016

By Isabelle Rogers, executive entertainment editor Native Foods Cafe, the Rocky Mountains, Skiing, John Denver. Going to school in Denver was what I always dreamed of, and University of Colorado Denver was my way of getting there. I mean who wouldn’t want to spend 4 of the funnest years in a city l...

Through the snap of a picture

Through the snap of a picture

January 12, 2016

By Alyssa Duetsch, online managing editor 

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