By Ian Rosenzweig
Chris Brown, former church choir child sensation, astonished the world in 2009 by brutally beating his girlfriend, Rihanna, the omnipresent pop star and sex symbol. This troubled dancer/singer/songwriter has bypassed a myriad of obstacles since said incident with little to no difficulty.
By Alex Wallace
The name Russell Brand conjures up unpleasant images of a curly-haired, British former drug addict only famous for his relationship with pop star Katy Perry.
Despite this stereotype and his questionable credibility, Brand boldly challenges the 24-hour news cycle on his YouTube channel with
By Gordie Clary
With breakfast favorites like Sassy Onion and Word of Mouth located just a few blocks from campus, and Goudy Commons offering a wide variety of morning food options to keep students happy, Bearcats have little reason to complain.
Yet, for those of you willing
By Juliana Cohen
The fear of missing out (FOMO) plagues our generation, both in usage of the acronym and in the actual feeling of being absent from an experience.
Willamette teaches us to value our presence by virtue of our small school size. Rarely do people feel
By Ian Sieg
“The Maze Runner” initially seems like another drab dystopian film, stained grey with teen angst and governed by some bizarre trial.
Thomas (Dylan O’Brien of “Teen Wolf”) wakes up in an elevator with no memory whatsoever. He becomes more confused as he arrives in
Adam Stennett ‘94 ‘kept making art’ by Katie Dobbs
Take a hike! Four trails to trek
‘Maze Runner’ hits anticlimatic wall by Ian Sieg
‘Songs of Innocence’ but Apple found guilty EDITORIAL
Life on The Hyphen
Ricardo discovers a Rubens by Emily Hoard
Bearcats snag first win by Evan Giddings
Why we publish things you hate EDITORIAL
Trying out the ‘Yak’ app by Adam Lacanilao
After legal issues, WU Wire plays again
HOW TO BE A BALLER ON A BUDGET
By Edna Htet
Let’s face it, College is expensive. Four years (or more) of tuition, books, school supply, coffee and late night junk food runs can really leave a hole in your wallet. Though giving up and simply “not
What does it mean to have a diasporic identity?
By Edna Htet and Jessica Meza-Torres
The term diaspora, though often used to describe the plight of Jewish communities escaping persecution in Europe, has recently reemerged as a field of study that allows diverse groups of people to
By Emily Hoard and Sam Chalekian
Willamette University has been ranked the top liberal arts university in Oregon and 64th in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report 2015 List of “Best Colleges.” Another college ranking by news outlet Forbes lists the University as