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Since coming to SSU, Tespa sponsored prizing for many Shawnee State gaming events
Collegiate Esports Giant Tespa Announces Brand Retirement and Closes Programs
Anissa Peoples, Assistant Editor • December 9, 2020

On Dec. 9, Tespa announced it was retiring its brand and shutting down several programs and rebranding others. A pioneer of the collegiate esports...

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Isaac Abergut
Isaac Abergut
Staff Reporter

Issac Abergut is an international basketball player from Melbourne, Australia. His first-time leaving the country of Australia was two years ago when he came to the United States for college. He began...

The poster presented around campus asking students to submit their questions to the new ASK SAM feature.
Introducing Ask Sam
Mason Bryant, Head Editor • October 12, 2020

New to Shawnee State University and hosted by The Chronicle, "Ask Sam" is SSU's version of "Dear Abby." Students, faculty, and staff can ask...

Since coming to SSU, Tespa sponsored prizing for many Shawnee State gaming events
Collegiate Esports Giant Tespa Announces Brand Retirement and Closes Programs
Anissa Peoples, Assistant Editor • December 9, 2020

On Dec. 9, Tespa announced it was retiring its brand and shutting down several programs and rebranding others. A pioneer of the collegiate esports industry since 2013, Tespa has helped hundreds of grassroots gaming clubs and communities flourish through their local chapter and "Compete" programs, as well as other leadership events. Originally known as Texas E-Sports Association, the organization grew...

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Light Therapy for the Winter Blues
Jerilyn Garrett, Staff Reporter • November 30, 2020

As winter approaches and daylight hours shorten, some may experience the “winter blues” or the more serious seasonal affective disorder (SAD). With 5% of the population experiencing SAD and about 15% having the “winter blues,” many reach for forms of light therapy as a source of treatment.  First identified by Dr. Norman E. Rosenthal in the 1980s, SAD is a type of depression that exhibits...

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Winter is Coming
Winter is Coming
Tyler Leach, Staff Reporter • November 26, 2020

The holiday season is just around the corner, and with that season comes all the hardships of it. Holiday stress, the holidays bring out stress in a lot of people, and it’s not really surprising, cooking, shopping, baking, cleaning, entertaining, etc. It’s likely even more stressful with COVID-19 going on. Thankfully, as the years have gone by, many people have come up with many different ways...

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SSU Dental Hygiene Clinic Currently Accepting Patients
SSU Dental Hygiene Clinic Currently Accepting Patients
Sarah Huston, Staff Reporter • November 13, 2020

Due to the recent COVID-19 shutdown, there are still some organizations that are behind schedule. For those in need of dental care, the Shawnee State University Dental Clinic is currently taking patients. SSU's Dental Hygiene Program is an accredited program by the American Dental Association that provides dental hygiene care to all individuals and groups. Students in the dental program carry out all...

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How Many SSU Students Plan on Voting?
How Many SSU Students Plan on Voting?
Isaac Abergut, Staff Reporter • November 6, 2020

November 3rd is voting day across all states in America, either Joe Biden will be elected as the new President,  or Donald Trump will be re-elected President of the United States. A survey was recently completed on the amount of students who planned on voting this upcoming election. 50 students were involved in this survey, the results highlighted that a number of students planned on voting this election,...

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Rep. Kelly applauds House passage of bipartisan Fair School Funding Plan
Rep. Kelly applauds House passage of bipartisan Fair School Funding Plan
Mason Bryant, Head Editor • December 3, 2020

Rep. Brigid Kelly (D-Cincinnati) today voted in favor of the Fair School Funding Plan, House Bill (HB) 305, bipartisan legislation sponsored by Rep. John Patterson (D-Jefferson)...

COVID-19 Vaccine
COVID-19 Vaccine
Aubrey Boland, Staff Reporter • November 28, 2020

Vaccines can take years to develop. Before a vaccine is released, extensive research and clinical trials need to take place in order to ensure that it is safe and effective....

Time is of the Essence!
Time is of the Essence!
Jaden Morris, Staff Reporter • November 25, 2020

Time appears to be one of the most important themes of this season, and for many understandable and difficult reasons. The coronavirus (COVID-19) has not stopped spreading,...

COVID-19 and the Holidays: Here’s what you need to know
COVID-19 and the Holidays: Here’s what you need to know
Aubrey Boland, Staff Reporter • November 23, 2020

The Holiday season has always been a time of joy and celebration and this year is no exception. Despite the challenging year that 2020 has been, Americans are still gearing...

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Writing Center Opening
Mason Bryant, Head Editor • January 22, 2021

The Shawnee State University Writing Center is now open for the spring semester. They have switched to an online format to accomodate restrictions. Students who need peer...

A New Resource for Students at the Student Success Center
A New Resource for Students at the Student Success Center
Sarah Huston, Staff Reporter • December 2, 2020

The Student Success Center at Shawnee State University has always been a great tool for students and their success. This center has been offering make-up testing, tutoring,...

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Unique Courses Offered in Spring 2021
Jerilyn Garrett, Staff Reporter • November 3, 2020

With Spring Semester beginning on Jan. 11, 2021, students should register for their Spring courses soon. Students are encouraged to take between 12 and 18 credit hours per...

The poster presented around campus asking students to submit their questions to the new ASK SAM feature.
Introducing Ask Sam
Mason Bryant, Head Editor • October 12, 2020

New to Shawnee State University and hosted by The Chronicle, "Ask Sam" is SSU's version of "Dear Abby." Students, faculty, and staff can ask questions anonymously that they...

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Face Masks: The Dos and Don
Face Masks: The Dos and Don'ts
Tyler Leach, Staff Reporter • October 28, 2020

Face Masks are very important when it comes to keeping COVID-19 from spreading. However, there are plenty of Dos and plenty of Don’ts when it comes to wearing a face mask. Here...

SSU Greek Life
SSU Greek Life
Aubrey Boland • October 19, 2020

Have you ever considered being a part of Greek Life? Shawnee State University (SSU) has a bustling Greek life presence on campus with two fraternities: Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE)...

Are online classes beneficial or do they affect college students?
Are online classes beneficial or do they affect college students?
Javier Santiago, Staff Reporter • October 9, 2020

PORTSMOUTH, OHIO- Being a college student can be very challenging. The new environment, the difficulty of classes, the leaving of home and many other factors may appear as...

SSU Health Clinic Offering COVID-19 Testing
Sarah Huston, Staff Reporter • October 5, 2020

As of September 24, 2020, Scioto county moved to a Risk Level Three (red) on the Ohio Department of Health’s Public Advisory system. This means that the county meets 4 out...

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