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Quiet Hideaways on Campus

Daniel Kilkelly, Editor-in-Chief

March 26, 2015

Are you sick of the hustle and bustle of some of the common areas at SMSU?  Although the brown couches in the Student Center have cradled many a napping... READ MORE »»

Natural History Museum

BA Lot Sign

BA-PE Lot Closures

Cole Miska, Advertising Manager

March 26, 2015

While it is a commonly known fact at SMSU that the gravel portion of the BA/PE gravel lot north of Sweetland Hall closes daily after 4:30p.m., it is not... READ MORE »»

BA lot sign

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Sick of Ramen? Give Ruby’s Pantry a Try

Daniel Kilkelly, Editor-in-Chief

March 26, 2015

Twenty dollars to spend on food might not get you much at a supermarket; it might fill a plastic bag or two.  However, bringing it to Ruby’s Pantry... READ MORE »»

Two shares worth of food from Ruby's Pantry

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Challenge Accepted: English Club Reading at the Daily Grind

Amber Casperson, News Editor

February 2, 2015

Almost 50 people squeezed into the Daily Grind coffee shop at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 22. The English club put on a reading entitled “Challenge Accepted.” The... READ MORE »»

Challenge Accepted Readers Pictured Left to Right: Benjamin Fick, Jon Heimer, Nicole Howe, Jessica Rockeman, Daniel Kilkelly, Maelee Gutierrez, Mike McGovern, and Cole Johnson

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Nordic Ski Team

Jordan LeMieur, Staff Writer

February 2, 2015

Freshman Evan Bonneson came from Park High School where he excelled in cross-country as well as Nordic skiing. To help Evan narrow down his college search,... READ MORE »»

Evan Bonneson

News

Philosophy Club Spotlight

Daniel Kilkelly, Editor-in-Chief

Where do you find Philosophers at SMSU? Usually, tucked away in a storage room, eating Jimmy John’s and discussing everything from the meaning of life to the philosophy... read story

March 26, 2015 • 0 comments

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A&E

Red’s New Album “Of Beauty and Rage”

Red’s New Album “Of Beauty and Rage”

Patrick Rowe, Staff Writer

Finding new music by the band Red is always an adventure for me. With most bands, I’ll hear about an interview where they talk about getting back into the studio and making... read story

March 26, 2015 • 0 comments

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Sports

Track Has Meets

Jordan Schuft, Staff Writer

The Southwest Minnesota State University Indoor Track and Field team competed well at recent meets. Those meets were the Wayne State Open, the Buena Vista Invite, and the... read story

February 12, 2015 • 0 comments

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Commentary

Giant Man-Eating Plant in SMSU Greenhouse

Giant Man-Eating Plant in SMSU Greenhouse

Daniel Kilkelly, Editor-in-Chief

Over break, a mysterious plant sprung up in the Greenhouse on campus at SMSU.  When the students and teachers departed for their week-long vacation, they left a sickly little... read story

March 26, 2015 • 0 comments

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