Category Archive: Life

Finals Week: The long-awaited end and the surprising truth about “all-nighters”

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Brittany Cooper Assistant Editor After months of exams, essays, labs and book reports, the semester is finally winding down to a close. Sleigh bells are jingling, frost is hindering the morning commute, and… Continue reading

Don’t let potential scammers ‘hire’ you

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Ira Pace, Jr Editor in Chief   With December graduation around the corner, job applications are starting to come to the forefront of job seekers’ minds. However, determining which jobs are legitimate versus… Continue reading

“Flipping the classroom”: A new trend sweeping the world of education

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A new trend in education, referred to as “flipping the classroom” is slowly grabbing the attention of learning institutes and teachers alike, redefining the future of education. The genius is in its simplicity;… Continue reading

Relationships and the social media revolution

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Brittany Cooper Staff Writer  Is sharing your passwords with your significant other the new trend? According to experts everywhere, the key to any healthy relationship is trust. The ability to openly share your… Continue reading

Could Tattoos Become More Accepted in the Workplace?

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Katie Casteel Staff Writer With the growing popularity of tattoos and tattoo shops, more college students are going under the needle than ever before to get ink on their skins. There is always… Continue reading

Soar across the Upstate: Gliding can liberate thrill-seekers

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Ira Pace Editor-in-Chief Upon landing at Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport, which serves as the base of operations for the Carolina Soaring Association, Phil Neumann climbed out of his glider to take a break… Continue reading