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Surviving executive dysfunction

Surviving executive dysfunction

Paige Atkison, Senior Digital Editor

November 20, 2019

While executive dysfunction can be a diagnosis in and of itself, it can also be a symptom of various disorders such as ADHD, depression, and bipolar disord...

The Mid-Season NFL awards

The Mid-Season NFL awards

Tyler Frost, Reporter

November 18, 2019

Ten weeks into the NFL season, we have a pretty good idea of what players and teams will continue to be big-time as we head toward winter. Though football...

Not all vegans look the same

Not all vegans look the same

November 18, 2019

It’s important to realize whether you are a vegan, thinking about going vegan, or not vegan at all that veganism looks different on everybody. It...

How to study with a mental illness

How to study with a mental illness

Paige Atkison, Senior Digital Editor

November 4, 2019

Studying when in the throes of mental illness can be incredibly difficult. However, there are countless ways to adjust your studying style to suit your me...

Midseason NFL power rankings and three-word game

Midseason NFL power rankings and three-word game

Tyler Frost, Reporter

November 4, 2019

We have seen a wildly entertaining NFL season thus far. We have reached the midway point in the season, which is a fitting time for all teams to assess...

The Top Quarterbacks in the 2019 NFL Season Ranked

The Top Quarterbacks in the 2019 NFL Season Ranked

Tyler Frost, Reporter

October 21, 2019

Number 1: Russell Wilson (Seattle Seahawks) The Seattle Seahawks have never had a losing record with Russell Wilson under center. Wilson is one of the mo...

Veganism FAQ

Haley Duval, Senior Photo Editor

October 18, 2019

Most vegans are probably used to the common questions they get once they tell someone new about their diets. I am certainly used to it. Whenever I go out to eat with a group of friends and meeting new people, I’m always introduced as “the vegan” if I have not already stated that I am. After finding out that I am vegan, I usually get asked tons of questions, but never...

Veganism and the environment

Veganism and the environment

October 4, 2019

Go vegan to save the planet. It turns out what goes on a person’s plate matters a lot to the environment.   Here are two reasons how veganism and other pla...

Suicide and crisis resources

Suicide and crisis resources

Paige Atkison, Senior Digital Editor

October 4, 2019

Mental illness is incredibly common and with mental illness often comes times of crisis. Though not all crises involve suicide or suicidal ideation, it is im...

Brown leaves the NFL

Tyler Frost, Reporter

October 4, 2019

Antonio Brown is still making headlines, and we should not be surprised. My NFL Column on the last edition of the Rip featured a story about Antonio Brown forcing his way out of Oakland to join the New England Patriots. After 11 short days, the Patriots released the troubled wide receiver after two allegations of sexual misconduct were placed on Brown. Following his release, Brow...

Debunking myths about veganism

Debunking myths about veganism

September 20, 2019

Seven myths about the vegan diet.  Myth No. 1: All vegans are skinny. A popular myth about the vegan diet is that vegans are all skinny.  Bu...

All about the myths surrounding mental illness

All about the myths surrounding mental illness

Paige Atkison, Reporter

September 20, 2019

Myth: Mental Health issues are uncommon The reality is mental health issues and mental illness are incredibly common. According to the U.S. Department of H...

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