Five ways to tackle senioritis

1.        Ask a friend to change your passwords to your social media networks of choice. Determine which ones suck the most time from your productivity and eliminate them for a semester. It’ll be rough at first, but once you get over the first month, you’ll begin to wonder how you ever accomplished anything while you…

Staff speaks out on ‘Hunger Games’

Staff speaks out on “Hunger Games”   Sarah Last “The Hunger Games” movie was incredibly good. It held many of the same emotions, character developments and beautifully crafted details as the book. There were some parts of the book that I thought could have been better explained, like why the Mockingjay was such a vital…

Don’t underestimate the power of a job fair

As a graduating senior, now’s about the time when you start looking for a real job. Actually, you might be a little bit late on the job search at this point. Although you don’t graduate until May, many potential jobs will begin the interview process as early as a month before the actual hiring process…

Preview: Gamers prepare for release of ‘Mass Effect 3’

This is it. The end of the world—or at least, this is the situation gamers face in the upcoming final chapter of the “Mass Effect” Trilogy. Once again players will take on the role of Commander Shepard, an officer in the Systems Alliance Navy and commanding officer of the SSV Normandy. In this final installment,…

Kindle Touch converts book addicts to e-book fanatics

As a journalist, I have an obvious love for the written word—especially when it is printed in a beautiful hardcover book. But in the age of technology, even a bookworm like myself can come to terms with change and admit defeat. For a hardcore reader like myself, the Kindle Touch, one of Amazon’s new additions…