The Spur

Amber Casperson
Amber is a Graphic Design major at SMSU with a writing minor. She has worked as the Arts and Entertainment (A&E) Editor for the Spur since January of 2013, and currently works as the paper’s News Editor. She still writes for the A&E section, along with health articles in the Variety section. Amber also designs ad commissions, and likes to write her own creative pieces in her spare time.

Amber Casperson, News Editor

Apr 16, 2015
Health 101: Facts About HIV (Story)
Mar 26, 2015
Flick Critic: Tracers (Story)
Mar 26, 2015
Health 101: Vulvodynia (Story)
Mar 02, 2015
Health 101: Measles (Story)
Mar 02, 2015
Do Your Research Anti-Vaxxers! (Story)
Feb 12, 2015
Health 101: Migraines (Story)
Feb 02, 2015
Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire (Story)
Feb 02, 2015
Health 101: Watching Out For Stomach Flu (Story)
Feb 02, 2015
Challenge Accepted: English Club Reading at the Daily Grind (Story)
Feb 02, 2015
Sexual Assault (Story)
Dec 04, 2014
Health 101: Diabetes (Story)
Dec 04, 2014
Car Vandalism: Personal Experience (Story/Media)
Dec 04, 2014
SMSU Choir Concert: A Child’s Garden (Story/Media)
Nov 13, 2014
Winter Driving: How to Stay on the Road (Story)
Nov 13, 2014
Health 101: Tetanus Shots (Story)
Oct 30, 2014
Club Spotlight: League of Legends (Story)
Oct 30, 2014
Health 101: Sugar and Your Teeth (Story)
Oct 30, 2014
Breakout of Zombie Virus… Also Known as Ebola! (Story)
Oct 30, 2014
When You Stop Bleeding From Blood Donations (Story)
Oct 16, 2014
Football Improves to 2-4 (Media)
Oct 16, 2014
Health 101: Allergies (Story)
Oct 16, 2014
Rise of the Mustangs! (Story/Media)
Oct 01, 2014
Health 101: Yeast Infections (Story)
Sep 17, 2014
Concussions 101 (Story)
Sep 17, 2014
Should it be the Freshman Five? (Story)
Sep 17, 2014
Campus Gone Batty (Story)
Apr 30, 2014
30-Minute Stress Relievers for Finals (Story)
Apr 18, 2014
Think Before You Energy Drink (Story)
Apr 05, 2014
Chess Club Takes on Men’s Rugby Team (Story)
Apr 05, 2014
Google Maps Pranks Pokemon Lovers (Story)
Apr 05, 2014
World Says Goodbye to Misha Collins: “Supernatural” Star Crosses The Rainbow Road (Story)
Apr 05, 2014
Popping Tic-Tacs (Story)
Mar 21, 2014
Alcohol Poisoning 101 (Story)
Feb 26, 2014
The Music Box: Band of Skulls (Story)
Feb 26, 2014
The Legend of Hercules In Review (Story)
Feb 26, 2014
Strep Throat Season Begins (Story)
Feb 13, 2014
The Walking Dead Returns: A Little Less Zombie, A Little More Defiance in Newest Episode of AMC’s Hit Series (Story)
Feb 13, 2014
The Only Heart That Matters (Story)
Feb 13, 2014
All University Conversation Held in Face of Current Budget Deficit: Undetermined Fate of Fine Arts & Other Programs as SMSU Faces $3.2 Million Deficit (Story)
Jan 31, 2014
Frostbite 101 (Story)
Dec 13, 2013
Art Through Music (Story)
Dec 13, 2013
Dry Skin 101 (Story)
Nov 20, 2013
Get Your Shut-Eye (Story)
Nov 20, 2013
Dorm Respect: Why SMSU Students Have It Good (Story)
Oct 24, 2013
Music Box – Nerf Herder: Buffy’s Theme Song (Story)
Oct 24, 2013
Flu Shots, Shots, Shots (Story)
Oct 24, 2013
Success for SMSU Blood Drive (Story)
Oct 10, 2013
Agents Assemble: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D Begins (Story)
Oct 10, 2013
Everyone Has the Sniffles: College Students and Colds (Story)
Oct 10, 2013
The Music Box: Robin Thicke: More than a Man Molested by Miley (Story)
Oct 10, 2013
Stop Going Around Barefoot! (Story)
Oct 10, 2013
SMSU President Gores to Speak at Women’s Tea (Story)
Sep 13, 2013
The Music Box – Featured Band: Avenged Sevenfold (Story)
Sep 13, 2013
Staying Ahead on Your Health: For Dummies (Story)
Sep 13, 2013
Couch Tuner: Couch Potatoes’ New Master (Story)
Sep 13, 2013
Was Miley Drunk? (Story)
May 02, 2013
Perceptions Debuts With Poetry, Fiction Reading (Story)
May 02, 2013
Who’s Sleeping With You? Keeping Dust Mites at Bay (Story)
May 02, 2013
Her Perspective on the Friend-Zone (Story)
Apr 21, 2013
Red Dawn Reviewed: 2012 vs.1984 (Story)
Apr 21, 2013
School House Rock Rocks: Interview with a Chorus Member (Story)
Apr 21, 2013
Get the Green! (Story)
Apr 04, 2013
Only the Best for Your Skin: Benefits of Children’s Tears (Story)
Apr 04, 2013
SMSU Welcomes Hockey: New coach, John Dough, weighs in on being chosen for the top spot in Minnesota’s most exciting sport (Story)
Apr 04, 2013
Guatemalan Craft Sale: Women on the Move Host Fundraiser (Story)
Apr 04, 2013
Managing Your Anxiety and Stress (Story)
Apr 04, 2013
Tensions With North Korea (Story)
Mar 28, 2013
The Wonders of Coconut Oil (Story)
Feb 28, 2013
Laughing at Your Lover: Valentine’s Day Improv Show (Story)
Feb 28, 2013
Mo’ Money, Fewer Problems? (Story)
Feb 11, 2013
Zombie Movie Review: Warm Bodies Reviewed by Students (Story)
Feb 11, 2013
Women on the Move: Spring Update (Story)
Feb 11, 2013
Sweet Uses for Honey (Story)
Jan 30, 2013
January is Stalking Awareness Month (Story)
Jan 30, 2013
Influenza Outbreak (Story)
Dec 12, 2012
Dana Yost Book Signing (Story)
Dec 12, 2012
End of the World Poetry Slam (Story)
Nov 27, 2012
Women’s Studies Committee: Domestic Violence (Story)
Nov 27, 2012
T-Day Leftovers: Casserole Recipe (Story)
Nov 20, 2012
Her Worst Nightmare: Ladies’ Bathrooms on Campus (Story/Media)
Nov 13, 2012
English Club Reading (Story)
Nov 01, 2012
One Epic Banjo (Story)
Oct 31, 2012
Stop Kissing (Story)
Oct 16, 2012
Women on the Move (Story)
Oct 16, 2012
Vampires on Campus: Blood Drive at SMSU (Story)
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