The Collegian

SA debates about debating

Makenzie Huber, News Editor

March 4, 2016

Students and senators pushed for the Students’ Association to set aside its bylaws to vote on a timely resolution regarding House Bill 1008, or more commonly known as the “transgender bathroom bill.” The bylaws were not set aside. Resolution 15-19-R, opposed a bill going through the South Dakota L...

Fire engulfs Guadalajara Restaurant, manager remains optimistic

Fire engulfs Guadalajara Restaurant, manager remains optimistic

Phu Nguyen, Photo Chief & Sara Bertsch, Editor-in-Chief

December 5, 2015

Little damage was caused in a fire at the Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant early Saturday morning.The Brookings Fire Department responded to the call at 12:55 a.m. about smoke coming from the restaurant, which is located in a strip mall at 1715 Sixth Street.No one was injured in the fire.When firefighter...

Wacipi Celebration

Wacipi Celebration

By Makenzie Huber Reporter

September 17, 2014

The jingle of bells ring throughout the Swiftel Center as dancers dressed in vibrant Native American dancing outfits prepare for this year’s 24th Annual Wacipi on Saturday, Sept. 13 before the Grand Entry at 1 p.mThe Annual Wacipi is an event put on by the SDSU Mihdowiya Society, formerly recognized a...

Eating healthy no longer a challenge

Kelsey Megard Columnist

August 27, 2014

You now have the power and money to buy unlimited amounts of foods; freedom to choose what you want and not having to eat whatever your parents are cooking that night. You have the food world at your fingertips. With this power comes responsibility. The last thing anyone wants is to be the kid that co...

Kickoff Extravaganza proves successful

By Sara Bertsch Lifestyles Editor

August 27, 2014

The words “kick-off” and “extravaganza” separately promise fun but put them together they promise something even better.The Wellness Center Kick-off Extravaganza was this and much more. The event began on Friday, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. The event was sponsored by HEROH, a group on campus that stan...

Juice kicked to the curb

Sara Bersch - Lifestyle Editor

August 27, 2014

It is time to say goodbye to the Juice section of The Collegian and say hello to the new and improved Lifestyles section.This brand new section will cover and feature the same types of things as before, just with a new design, new name and a new attitude.Everybody at The Collegian agreed it was time ...

Unique art blows its way to SDSU

Unique art blows its way to SDSU

Emily Bouta Juice Editor

May 6, 2014

Blowing glass has many different meanings. For John Offutt, it is art. Offutt has been blowing glass ever since his first summer after high school.“I went to Trollwood Park in Fargo, an arts park, and started blowing glass,” Offutt said.Offutt’s graduated from Southern Illinois University in Carbonda...

IMPACT makes a statement

By SARA BERTSCH News Editor

April 23, 2014

  With an audience of 265 people, the annual IMPACT dance showcase had another successful year with 18 different dance styles and 38 dancers who showed off their moves on April 10th.This year was the fifth annual showcase sponsored by the Dance Club. For dancers to be featured in the annual showcase,...

Talking about robot movies

Staff Reports

April 23, 2014

  Transcendence director Wally Pfister sat down with editors of college newspapers around the country, including The Collegian in a conference call to talk about his directorial debut. Question: So, how did your career as a cinematographer influence your directorial debut?Pfister: Well, I think what ...

Moms came for a weekend of fun with fellow SDSU students

By EMILY BOUTA Juice Editor

April 23, 2014

  Not just moms came out for the weekend of fun. Family members came to provide support for their Jackrabbits. Mom’s Weekend was a hit, and plans for next year are already under way, according to Heather Costello, events coordinator. “We had 145 moms register. I would estimate we had around 320 p...

Here Comes the Boom: A movie for everyone’s taste

By SARA BERTSCH News Editor

April 23, 2014

  Looking for a funny and charming movie with just a little bit of everything including action, romance and comedy all packed into one hour and 45 minutes? Look no further, because that is what you’ll find with Here Comes the Boom. This comedy stars Kevin James as a high school biology teacher nam...

Will you marry me? A Campanile proposal

By EMILY BOUTA Juice Editor

April 23, 2014

  Love is in the air at SDSU. On March 15, groom-to-be Josh Robertson proposed to his fiancé Amy Colehour in front of the Campanile.About a year and a half ago, the loving couple met each other on eHarmony, as Robertson put it, “a modern 21st century meeting.” When he thought of proposing, the C...