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Campus highlights for the family

Campus highlights for the family

Emma Anderson

October 3, 2018

The first ever Family Weekend is right around the corner, and whether you’re excited about your family showing up on your turf or not, it is likely they will be bursting with enthusiasm. So, it’s important to give them what they came for (no, it’s not restocking your fridge or buying you suppe...

Fun spots around town for whole family to visit

Fun spots around town for whole family to visit

Emma Anderson

October 3, 2018

It’s Thursday night and the phone rings. It’s your mom. She says your family is coming tomorrow for Family Weekend and can’t wait to see what you have been up to. Instantly panicking like any new (or old) college student might, a million questions spring to mind; one being: What are we going to...

Drink safe to stay safe

Drink safe to stay safe

Korey Schuld

October 1, 2018

Four out of every five students drink alcohol at some point during college according to the Alcohol Rehab Guide. About 80 percent those students also binge drink. The American College Health Association: National College Health Assessment II, a quiz freshmen took in March of 2018, asked how many s...

Morning-after tips, tricks

Morning-after tips, tricks

Emma Anderson

September 26, 2018

We have all been there.  We have gone out the night before, had a little too much to drink and are now are trying to “rally” and get our hungover selves to work or class. While drinking irresponsibility is never the best option, there are some helpful tips and tricks from Janae Jacobsen, nurse...

Quick food fixes for hangover

Quick food fixes for hangover

Sydney Wood

September 26, 2018

A pounding headache, gut-wrenching nausea and extreme exhaustion can riddle the body after a night of drinking. Hangovers are a necessary evil after consuming too much alcohol. Whether it be the hair of the dog that bit you or a strong cup of black coffee, everyone has their own way of attempting...

Drink deals every broke college students needs

Drink deals every broke college students needs

Emma Anderson

September 26, 2018

Once in a while it can be fun to get all your friends together and head downtown after a long week of work and class. However, this habit can come with a large price tag if you aren’t aware of the different kinds of deals the local bars are offering.  So, with the help of the internet and the mana...

‘Million Dollars to Kill Me’: Joyce Manor showcases wide-ranging skills

‘Million Dollars to Kill Me’: Joyce Manor showcases wide-ranging skills

Trenton Abrego

September 22, 2018

Grade: B+ California-based, Joyce Manor, released an album on Friday, Sept. 21 entitled “Million Dollars to Kill Me.” In their 10th year and fifth-full length album, Joyce Manor got back to some of their roots, while staying true to their newer influences. Over the years and albums, Joyce Manor has starte...

Planner it up: Get your life organized

Korey Schuld

September 12, 2018

Students can use a planner for many reasons. Some use them to remember meetings and schedule classes, birthdays, events and work shifts. However, some students might not know where to start with a new planner, so here are some tips to get started. Make a color code to organize the different it...

Third annual Maker Festival promotes creativity, collaboration

Emma Anderson

September 12, 2018

Woodworking, electronics, food, arts and crafts — these are just some of the items that the talented and creative people of the Brookings community will have on display at this year’s Maker Festival. The third annual Maker Festival is being held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13 in front of the Childr...

Love is Blind: Couple ‘hit it off’ during date at Craft

Love is Blind: Couple ‘hit it off’ during date at Craft

Korey Schuld

September 12, 2018

The Collegian’s Love is Blind series set up two students on a blind date to see if sparks would fly between them. This week Victoria Braley, sophomore animal science major, and Gabriel Inyan Pulliam-Sanchez, freshman pre-law major took a chance at love. Pulliam-Sanchez’s hobbies consist of cooking, sno...

10 movies to look forward to this fall

10 movies to look forward to this fall

Ian Lack

September 12, 2018

The Predator - Sep. 14 Another reboot, another 80s callback. Director Shane Black brings back the “Predator” sci-fi with an adrenaline-fueled cast. Sterling K. Brown, Keegan-Michael Key and Olivia Munn all spar with the intergalactic sport hunter. A Star is Born - Oct. 5 Lady Gaga makes he...