#metoo Campaign Misses the Mark

Were you too scared to publicly post #metoo? Yeah, me too. In theory, I think it was a really powerful idea. I understand where actress Alyssa Milano was coming from when she spearheaded this campaign, and I...

Kendrick’s Roots Inspire New Album

Good Friday was the release date of Kendrick Lamar’s newest album, DAMN. and if you know anything about Lamar, you’ll know it was no coincidence. The self-proclaimed greatest rapper alive is always weaving...

Michigan

I’ve never been To Michigan But I think it would be nice   There are demons here And unknown fear And there it’s snow and ice   It’s the Great Lake State It’s a...

Netflix Series Shows the Rise of HipHop

“So I can ease the pain that life can bring/Help them find the peace their spirit needs/I have been chosen for just what to do/To make a world of love for me and you.” So goes the refrain of “I’ll...

My Secret Garden

Wind wraps through the trees with a deathly moan Bright colors fade and wash into the earth With dust and dark and the crumbling stone   Leaving it all to enter the unknown Flowers wilting,...

New Construction Projects Are Underway

After half a semester of construction on campus, students have become accustomed to the sounds of trucks backing up, the sights of metal beams being hoisted into the air and the smells of cement being poured...