Author: Karlie Schaphorst

My interest in writing started early, as did my interest in the natural world. After a particularly gripping science presentation by our local meteorologist in my second grade class, I knew that my future would consist of getting up close and personal with the natural phenomena. I found a passion in my AP Biology class for writing about biology and scientific advancements. That is what I hope to do in the future.

Keep calm and be proactive about handling stress

From freshmen adjusting to life on campus to seniors preparing to graduate, stress affects students of all levels for a variety of reasons. Stress is so prevalent, in fact, that a survey published by The Associated Press for NBC news…

Alpha Mu pancake feed nourishes scholarship fund

On the brisk early morning of Wednesday, March 12, members of the Alpha Mu fraternity busied themselves preparing a pancake breakfast to benefit their brotherhood and their community. “I’ve been here since 6 in the morning,” said Trey Garst, member…