Lifestyles

ISSUE 3 | 9/21/16

Native poet Trevino Brings Plenty offers insights

by Ariadne Wolf

Screen Shot 2016-03-02 at 9.29.48 PM
Native American poet Trevino L. Brings Plenty used his trademark humor and incisive insights in the poetry he presented from his collection of poetry, “Wakpa Wanagi, Ghost River” in the Hatfield Library on Sept. 15 to Willamette students and faculty… read more


Stranger things: Those moments with that one person

by Nic Shipley


Bearcat Bullet

by Christine Smith


Mad Decent Block Party 2016: Was it decent?

by Aaron Wiesenfeld


Duo turned a summer of research into an enlightened performance

by Natasha Zedan


Humans of Willamette


ISSUE 2 | 9/14/16

“Chromatic Colors”: Five out of five stars

by Aaron Wiesenfeld

Screen Shot 2016-03-02 at 9.29.48 PM
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step or as people often more commonly say: “fall semester started a week ago.” However, the semester was destined to… read more


Don’t spend it all in one place

by Jarod Todeschi


Bearcat Bullet

by Christine Smith


Top 5 senior bucket list items

by Nebraska Lucas


Photo spotlight: Madison Phelps


Willamette Celebrity Swap


Humans of Willamette


ISSUE 1 | 9/7/16

We still love you, Frank

by Aubryn Walters & Davis Wolfe

Screen Shot 2016-03-02 at 9.29.48 PM
After four long years of anticipation, Frank Ocean released his sophomore album, “Blonde.” The events that led up to the release took his fans on a wild journey… read more


Bearcat Bullet

by Christine Smith


Humans of Willamette

by Keeton Nance & Conner Wickland


Song of the summer


The Collegian is Hiring


The Space provides opportunity to local musicians


ISSUE 26 | 4/28/16

Senior art majors display their masterpieces at Hallie Ford

by McCall Concannon

Screen Shot 2016-03-02 at 9.29.48 PM
The Senior Art Majors Exhibition debuts every spring as a culmination of all their artistic experiences and a final statement of their four years of studies… read more


Spring is already feeling like summer so let’s groove

by Ian Rosenzweig


Sister Outsider educates on empowerment and “otherness”

by Sarah Haghi


Roomies are life

by Christine Smith


Style Crush: Caroline McCann

by Nebraska Lucas


ISSUE 25 | 4/21/16

WULA band profiles: Percy Lounge and Trash Ghost

by Nebraska Lucas

Screen Shot 2016-03-02 at 9.29.48 PM
With just two days left, students across campus are revving up for the annual Wulapalooza festival and the Collegian sat down with two more of Willamette’s student bands: Percy Lounge and Trash Ghost…. read more


Willamette community gets a taste of food justice

by Sarah Haghi


Being a parent? You gotta be kidding me

by Christine Smith


“The Feathered Mantle” and “The Weaver and the Dress”

by Natasha Zedan


Willamette University Celebrity lookalikes


ISSUE 24 | 4/14/16

Student dancers and choreographers take the stage tonight

by Alayna Riley

Screen Shot 2016-03-02 at 9.29.48 PM
Student choreographers and dancers will be taking the Smith Auditorium stage this week in “Vibrance”, Willamette Dance Company’s spring showcase. Willamette Dance Company produces… read more


Bush Barn Art Center is Salem’s hidden gem

by McCall Concannon


Restaurant review: Nagoya Steakhouse and Sushi

by Casey Dobbert


I’ve waited years for new music from The Lumineers

by Christine Smith


WULA band profiles: Rabid Habit and Genital Public

by Nebraska Lucas


ISSUE 23 | 4/7/16

Restaurant review: Yummy Dumpling

by Genevieve Gahagan

Screen Shot 2016-03-02 at 9.29.48 PM
Yummy Dumpling, the newest place to dine in Salem, has brought authentic dumplings to Salem and elimanted the dependence on subpar microwave cuisine. It is located in the basement… read more


Be like a dog

by Christine Smith


Keech’s case for conscious consumerism

by Sam Keechler


Literary review: “This Way to the Sugar”

by Molly Jones


Photo Story: Willamette’s Got Talent


ISSUE 22 | 4/1/16

Beard-faced fun for none, I mustache you to shave

by Sam Keechler

Screen Shot 2016-03-02 at 9.29.48 PM
Sometimes a beard gets too itchy… and in the same way a face grows tired of the prickly bush on its chin, the Willamette community has had enough of the fascination with facial hair. read more


Campus Safety

by Casey Dobbert


Dogs rule, bearcats drool, Griffin the corgi is the new mascot

by Jonah Miller


Review: The Willamette Collegian

by Tobin Hutt


4 reasons why Florida is better than Oregon

by Aubryn “Aub Aub” Walters


ISSUE 21 | 3/17/16

Artist spotlight: Marissa Louie’s week in the art building

by Nebraska Lucas

Screen Shot 2016-03-02 at 9.29.48 PM
Marissa Louie, junior, spent last week in the midst of her newest art installation: a weeklong camp out on the first floor of the art building. I found her nestled between a mound of laundry and a partially consumed six-pack of Yerba Mate… read more


Literary review: ‘Don’t Let Me Be Lonely’

by Molly Jones


Hope you checked in to “Hotel Casablanca”


I telelovela telenovelas

by Christine Smith


Dark Matter sheds light on social constructs


ISSUE 20 | 3/10/16

Hallie Ford Literary Series: Sarah Sentilles and Rick Barot

by Sarah Haghi

Screen Shot 2016-03-02 at 9.29.48 PM
On Wednesday, March 2, two professors and accomplished writers—Sarah Sentilles and Rick Barot—shared some of their latest work as part of the Hallie Ford Literary Series. read more


All that glitters is Santigold

by Gabriela Romo


Artist spotlight: Miles MacClure, deep-fried discomfort

by Nebraska Lucas


Bearcat Bullet: Who needs friends when you have strangers?

by Christine Smith


ISSUE 19 | 3/3/16

Artist spotlight: Rachel Carstensen

by Nebraska Lucas

Screen Shot 2016-03-02 at 9.29.48 PM
Junior Rachel Carstensen’s art provokes thoughts on humanity all over campus. read more


ROBOCOPP hopes to robo-stop on campus crime

by Casey Dobbert


Animal Collective is back, with an apparent stroke of genius

by Ian Rosenzweig


“SOS” – not just a call of distress

by Sarah Haghi


ISSUE 18 | 2/25/16


A few tips on how to ace an interview

by Lyra Kuhn


“Vincent in Brixton”: Van Gogh see it

by Alayna Riley


Kanye West’s new album is possibly his Kanye best

by Genevieve Gahagan


New season of X-Files more like F-Files, they’ve seen better days

by Nebraska Lucas


Originality is dead

by Christine Smith


ISSUE 17 | 2/18/16


Cunningham: original selfie artist

by McCall Concannon


WU a capella group performed at Northwest quarterfinal

by Casey Dobbert


The top 5 things I learned from playing the Kim Kardashian game

by Aubryn Walters


A coffee tour of Salem inspired by Sonya

by Christine Smith


ISSUE 16 | 2/11/16


Caller number…not me

by Christine Smith


Hania Marien recognized for writing & multicultural advocacy

by Casey Dobbert


Style Crush: Natasha Zedan & Ian Rosenzweig

by Nebraska Lucas


Evan Greer is near

by Jonah Miller


ISSUE 15 | 2/4/16


Don’t break the silence

by Christine Smith


Exhibit: Fragments in time

by Nicholas Shipley


Style Crush: Alexis Jimenez and Marissa Louie

by Nebraska Lucas


Review: Urban Alley is right up every college students’ alley

by Genevieve Gahagan


Want to kill some time? Play murder mystery games
by Nicholas Hoffnagle


ISSUE 14 | 1/28/16


You don’t need a spoon to enjoy this Serial

by Casey Dobbert


Ban the bags

by Christine Smith


Staff Style Crush: Dillon Peck

by Myriah Juarez Wagner


Salem is uber done with Uber: Here’s why

by Nic Shipley


Review: Fired up for Shotski’s Wood Fired Pizza

by Ben Martin


ISSUE 13 | 12/3/15


Sleep is for the weak: 11 stages to an all nighter

by Holly Petersen


Year of the vegan

by Christine Smith


Girlpool: Folk punk that sucks you in

by Jonah Miller


Bad Christmas specials to exorcise your holiday spirit

by Alayna Riley


Holiday playlist: Jingle bells, carols smell

by Nebraska Lucas


ISSUE 12 | 11/19/15


An ode to mediocrity

by Thao Tran


Netflix’s latest binge-worthy show

by Christine Smith


Review: Biopic ‘Steve Jobs’ gets the job done

by Alayna Riley


Salem food truck function-food trucking for charity

by Sarah Haghi


Style Crush: Anya Rogala

by Nebraska Lucas


ISSUE 11 | 11/13/15


A spell of homesickness

by Lyra Kuhn


Art Angel: The gospel of Grimes

by Ian Rosenzweig


California X-File?

by Christine Smith


Style Crush: Todd Denning

by Nebraska Lucas


ISSUE 10 | 11/5/15


The not-so-roaring ‘20s

by Christine Smith


Mod Pizza: more toppings and soy cheese for your dough

by Sarah Haghi


Edgar Allan Poe’s telltale playlist

by Alexis Cartales


“Hotline Bling” can only mean one thing: sadness

by Thao Tran


‘mamazine’ nurtures campus creativity

by Nebraska Lucas


ISSUE 9 | 10/29/15


WU-approved costumes for budgeting couples

by Nebraska lucas


Truth is scarier than fiction

by Christine Smith


Style Crush: Abigail Lahnert and Owen Gow

by Linnea Huomo


Review: Fear of the unknown… “It Follows”

by Alayna Riley


Level B: Local talent is anything but ordinary

by Jonah Miller


ISSUE 8 | 10/22/15


“Scream Queens” review: Chanel No. Scream

by Alayna Riley


High and dry? Have a sad cry

by Thao Tran


Style Crush: Whitley Schiller and Gavin Meeker

by Mo Xu


The Internet: The future of Odd Future

by Ian Rosenzweig


WU life meets real life

by Christine Smith


ISSUE 7 | 10/15/15


Still life challenges viewers to look twice

by Cody Gregg


Professor playlist: Hear Havas’ top picks

by Nebraska Lucas


It’s not your party, you can’t do what you want to

by Linnea Huomo


“American Horror Story: Hotel” left a vacancy in my heart

by Christine Smith


ISSUE 6 | 10/7/15


Why do I go to school? I just want to go to concerts

by Christine Smith


The Green Inferno: Horrifying for all the wrong reasons

by Elize Manoukian


Review: Get Sweetly Baked — It’s legal

by Therese Nguyen


New “The Daily Show”: Jon but not forgotten

by Colin Metcalfe


Bikes for all big and small

by Josh Trissel


ISSUE 5 | 9/30/15


“Big Little Man” explores self
  
by Carol Li


Review: American history takes the stage
  
by Alayna Riley


See TED run, see TED talk…in Salem
  
by Iris Dowd


Sweater weather
  
by Lyra Kuhn


The thirst is real
  
by Christine Smith


ISSUE 4 | 9/23/15


Oregon Trail Live: More fun, less dysentery
  
by Sarah Haghi


Give nothing, get something… every time
  
by Josh Trissel


Once a firefighter, now a bagpiper
  
by Nebraska Lucas


Review: O’Sushi, move o’ver
  
by Devin Vinoray


Swipe right for friendship
  
by Christine Smith


ISSUE 3 | 9/16/15


The app that walks you home
  
by Colin Metcalfe


Salem Film Series – progress at a cost: $5
  
by Savanna Steele


Nuts about Neanderbar
  
by Christine Smith


Narcos: Everyone is watching it
  
by Jeremy Hansen


Hot doggy Dawgs
  
by Therese Nguyen


ISSUE 2 | 9/9/15


Rise of the man buns
  
by Christine Smith


No beef with the vegan cuisine in Salem
  
by Nic Shipley & Niko Morozov


I’d tap that: Late night Salem eats
  
by Lyra Kuhn


Dear diary, girls like sex too
  
by Nebraska Lucas


The hills are alive with the sound of WUsic
  
by Jonah Miller


ISSUE 1 | 9/2/15


Archaea: a philosophical exploration of intimacy
  
by Colin Metcalfe


Extreme wilderness, multitasking off the grid
  
by Andie DiBiase


Food trucks in Salem still don’t deliver
  
by Nebraska Lucas


Palms like Dahmer
   by Christine Smith


You Snooze, you don’t lose
  
by Kelsey Walker


ISSUE 26 | 4/29/15

Bearcat Bullet: Salem summer survival guide
  
by Juliana Cohen


I believe in crystal skulls
   by Lyra Kuhn


The Shakes shimmer, ripple
   by Teddy Wu


Beta Theta why
   by Westy Summerton


WU: a study abroad destination
   by Paulina Ludwig


ISSUE 25 | 4/22/15

Bearcat Bullet: Profs need fresh air, too
   by Juliana Cohen


Turning Everclear into dust
   by Robin Thorson


Ferris Bueller goes to Coachella
   by Emily Thimesch


Ditching autotune, a student sings of death, disability
  
by Teddy Wu


Glance into Natalie Pate’s novella ‘Choice’
   by Natalie Pate


ISSUE 24 | 4/15/15


Saturday morning fever
   by Christine Smith


Bearcat Bullet: Baby-phobia
   by Juliana Cohen


Mourning Death Cab for Cutie
   by Teddy Wu


Chapbooks are better than Netflix
   by Ross Kovac


8 signs that you’re living in a YA dystopian novel
  
by Lyra Kuhn


Mellow out with ‘Mini Metro’
   by Chris Morton


ISSUE 23 | 4/8/15

Undercover on the student tour
   by Sam Hilburn


Bearcat Bullet: Please forget
   by Juliana Cohen


Kendrick on my mind
   by Hyakub Herring


Mertens mixes business, pleasure at SXSW
   by Juliana Cohen


Chew crickets, live sustainably
   by Iris Dowd


Glee gets canceled, leaves behind TV legacy
   by Andrea Risolo


ISSUE 22 | 3/18/15

Bearcat Bullet: Don’t fear the spoiler
   by Juliana Cohen


Former hipster crushes hopes, dreams
   by Zane Sparling


Taking a razor to old habits
   by Bianca Dancy


Yassou Benedict rocks Bistro
   by Teddy Wu


Women bare all, combat sexism on herself.com
  
by Danielle Raskin


ISSUE 21 | 3/11/15


Bearcat Bullet: I can smell your transfer
   by Juliana Cohen


Parks in Salem: not wrecked
   by Annika Hagelin


No ghost zone
   by Teddy Wu


Kelly Clarkson croons on “Piece by Piece”
   by Lyra Kuhn


Patty’s Off-Center hits brunch bull’s-eye
   by Travis Wilson


ISSUE 20 | 3/4/15


Bearcat Bullet: Mafia matriarchy
   by Juliana Cohen


Cat shelter has feels, sweet deals
   by Andrea Risolo


Cherry City’s laugh factory
   by Sam Hilburn


Duo THEESatisfaction makes stellar moves
   by Teddy Wu


These authors feel your pain
   by Lyra Kuhn


ISSUE 19 | 2/25/15


50 shades of dismay
   by Elize Manoukian


Bearcat Bullet: Worn-out questions
   by Juliana Cohen


Don’t call me a townie
   by Kellen Friedrich


Joey Bada$$: Still young, hungry
   by Will Falvey


Vintage photos capture Salem’s past
   by Ross Kovac


ISSUE 18 | 2/18/15


Gayle’s: almost too gourmet
   by Adam Lacanilao


My kind of morsels
   by Juliana Cohen


‘Honeybear’ tackles matters of matrimony
   by Garrett Ross


‘Saul’: no meth, plenty of drama
   by Rachel Bedolla


Sex club wants conversations, change
   by Shannon Sollitt


ISSUE 17 | 2/11/15

Supporting Bruce Jenner
   by Iris Dowd


Dylan puts a twist on Sinatra’s classics
   by Teddy Wu


Archive: coffee by day…
   by Andrea Risolo


Bearcat Bullet: Brian’s so-called life
   by Juliana Cohen


‘A Most Violent Year’ shows underrated grit
  
by Mark Andreoni


ISSUE 16 | 2/4/15

(ex)change artfully tackles social unrest
   by Ross Kovac


Who is the cross-dressing mormon?
   by Elize Manoukian


Joker Marc Maron knows how to rip himself apart
  
by Sam Hilburn


Bearcat Bullet: My pigsty makes me cry
   by Juliana Cohen


Nicki Minaj topples the hip-hop patriarchy
  
by Shayna Weimer


ISSUE 15 | 1/28/15


Downtown gets sweeter
   by Christine Smith


Who’s the boss of me now?
   by Zane Sparling


Bearcat Bullet: Stop laughing at obesity
   by Juliana Cohen


Panda Bear: no longer hibernating
   by Teddy Wu


“Selma” revisits dark realities
   by Arianna Woicekowski


ISSUE 14 | 12/3/14


Golazo gives you wings
   by Juliana Cohen


Ariel Pink’s hi-fi exhibits exuberance
   by Teddy Wu


Bringing back the yo-yo
   by Brendan McGinnis


Thanksgiving at Denny’s
   by Andrea Risolo


We pledge allegiance to Young Thug
  
by Will Falvey and Steven Rodriguez


ISSUE 13 | 11/19/14


Bearcat Bullet: Too soon?
   by Juliana Cohen


Big K.R.I.T. shines a light on Southern rap
   by Will Falvey


Sustainability in the bathroom
   by Iris Dowd


Reality TV from a British perspective
   by Molly Drummond


Taking George Takei at face value
   by Sam Hilburn


ISSUE 12 | 11/12/14


Ace of Fades: A cut above others
   by Joseph Jackson


Dear Superego: Existential advice
   by Jonny Saunders


Authors’s speech digs into childhood
   by Chris Ketchum


Bearcat Bullet: It’s my face; deal with it
   by Juliana Cohen


Better Than Mama’s tweaks casual snacking
   by Andrea Risolc


Cathode: Time to retire Calvin Harris’ cheesy EDM formula
   by Wyatt Johnson and Eric Wright


ISSUE 11 | 11/5/14


Bearcat Bullet: What’s my age again?
   by Juliana Cohen


Delete your email signature
   by Zane Sparling


Fury: Same war, new tone
   by Ian Sieg


Mind Spa serves as cramped oasis
   by Christine Smith


No more growing pains for Taylor Swift
   by Teddy Wu


ISSUE 10 | 10/29/14


‘Beyond Earth’ far from game changer
   by Christopher Morton


Why I stopped caring about Lena Dunham
   by Jamie Ervin


Bearcat Bullet: Rummaging for rubbish
   by Juliana Cohen


Run the Jewels: A lyrical goldmine
   by Teddy Wu


The most approachable DJs on campus
   by Christine Smith


ISSUE 9 | 10/22/14


Bearcat Bullet: We are all born alone
   by Juliana Cohen


Foxygen uncovers old sounds
   by Teddy Wu


Style Crush: Aubrey Kendall
   by Shira Rothman


Untamed flavor at Wild Pineapple
   by Gordie Clary


‘Mulaney’ just isn’t Jerry
   by Sam Hilburn


ISSUE 8 | 10/15/14


Bearcat Bullet: Not that kind of atheist
   by Juliana Cohen


Parents will laugh at anything
   by Sam Hilburn


Pizza wars: The quest for cheesy ecstasy
   by Andrea Risolo


Vince Staples paints a violent reality
   by Will Falvey


‘Gone Girl’ turns matrimony on its head
   by Ian Sieg


ISSUE 7


Bearcat Bullet: I am a cat
   by Juliana Cohen


Flying Lotus makes death appealing
   by Teddy Wu


L.B. fuses Jane Austen on YouTube
   by Alex Wallace


Missing MySpace music
   by Andrew Mell


The quilts are not what they seem
   by Lance Rossi


ISSUE 6

Bearcat Bullet: Ello? Just say goodbye
   by Juliana Cohen


Guest poet’s work recalls violence of assimilation
   by Chris Ketchum


Salem Earth Fair inspires global citizens
   by Christine Smith


True North: Close to home


‘Tusk’ takes body modification to task
   by Juliana Cohen


‘Tyranny’ gets down and dirty
   by Teddy Wu


ISSUE 5


‘Maze Runner’ hits anticlimatic wall    by Ian Sieg


To care about pubic hair    by Emma Jonas


Bearcat Bullet: FOMO? Just don’t go    by Juliana Cohen


Old folks concur: You should go to Sybil’s    by Gordie Clary


Russell Brand breaks YouTube    by Alex Wallace


Who’s ‘loyal’ to Chris Brown?    by Ian Rosenzweig


ISSUE 4

Classroom improv: Not the best stage    by Juliana Cohen


Death From Above 1979 rains hellfire with new LP   
by Teddy Wu


We could all use a return to ‘Boyhood’    by Ian Sieg


Crêpe Café tastes better than abroad    by Christine Smith


Trying out the ‘Yak’ app    by Adam Lacanilao


ISSUE 1 | 8/27/14


‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ sets standard for space thrillers
   by Alison Hsiao


Lifestyles


Chill at the Bistro without ruining everything

Eschewing new ideas, a sequel cops out in hopes of cashing in

ASWU and you: A guide

On break, it’s freshman year all over

Lessons of a concussion

Nobody’s smiling, but an artist won’t stay silent

Need a ride? New app will get you there, for a price

Bearcat Bullet: Don’t judge a school by its memes


Spring 2014


Wulapalooza brings whimsy and fun, despite rain

Ralph Fiennes shines in Wes Anderson’s ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’

Sup’s Electronic Dance Music Opera sends music department on psychedelic journey

President Tafts’s Playlist

Bearcat Bullet: That’s all, folks


Ranch Records: An introvert’s paradise

What to know about the bands and artists performing at Wulapalooza this Saturday

Guide to Portland’s best eateries on a college student’s budget

Style Crush: Christian Oldham

Eulogy for Internet Explorer 6/a>

Bearcat Bullet: Let’s go streaking through the Quad


April Fool’s Edition

New restaurant Wretched Refuse pays you to eat there

Bistro to become cat cafe, fluffy kittens will abound

Salinger’s ‘The Catcher in the Rye’ slated to hit the big screen in 2015

New episodes of ‘CatDog,’ ‘Hey Arnold!’ and more to return to Nickelodeon next fall

Bearcat Bullet: Quiet study floor now actually quiet

New Skrillex album ‘Recess’ revitalizes dubstep


Fill your belly with a hearty one-bowl meal at Super Pho

Support Salem’s local music scene by checking out all ages shows

Trust more emotionally complex with sophomore album, ‘Joyland’

Style Crush: Natasha Parekh”

ESCAPE: Satisfy your sweet tooth at Sugar. Sugar. and Candy Tyme

Bearcat Bullet: Guide to spring break in Salem


Surprises abound in ‘The Broken Circle Breakdown’

Remote house hunting doesn’t have to be a nightmare

Tycho Brahe’s Playlist

Feast with Friends and fish from Fitts

Pharrel steps out of the shadows with ‘G I R L,’ falls flat

Bearcat Bullet: Transitioning from a major metropolis to a small city

Buzzfeed Quizzes

The Grouch & Eligh

Restaurant: Johnathan’s

Style Crush: Yeezy

Escape: Wine & cheese tastings in Willamette Valley

Bullet: Mindfulness Meditation