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Meet the Staff
Erin Rice
Erin Rice
Senior Staff Reporter

Erin Rice is a senior at Shawnee State University where she will graduate in the Fall of 2021 with a bachelor’s degree in English with a Concentration in Culture and Media Studies. She plans to attend...

Amber Whenham
Staff Reporter

Amber Whenham was born and raised in the small town of Horley, in Surrey England. She is a transfer student from Sussex County Community College Newton NJ and aims to complete her Sports Management degree...

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The History of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Elizabeth Gillespie, Staff Reporter • November 24, 2021

Have you ever wondered how the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade became a staple of American culture? Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is the second oldest Thanksgiving...

Pumpkin Spice Season
Pumpkin Spice Season
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Bears Mean Business Club
Rachel Clingman, Staff Reporter • December 7, 2021

Let's get down to Bears business. While Shawnee State has many of clubs and extracurriculars to offer, the campus can now officially welcome its newest club! Business majors can say hello to the Bears Mean Business Club! The following information has been received from Cassidy Starnes and Jacob Gill through the Bears Mean Business Club information document.  Who is a part of the Bears Mean Business...

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Changes to the Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program
Charles Evans, Staff Reporter • December 6, 2021

The Department of Education has announced changes to the Federal Student Loan Forgiveness program. The agency could bring relief to more than 550,000 borrowers working in government and nonprofit sectors, with around 22,000 borrowers automatically being eligible for student loan forgiveness. The Public Service Loan Forgiveness program (PSLF) is where the government forgives remaining federal student...

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SSU Cheer Club
Katelyn Pauley, Staff Reporter • December 6, 2021

Shawnee State’s Cheer Club is back after a year of battling COVID-19 restrictions. Last year, the Cheer Club was only able to cheer one game due to COVID-19. This year, however, the team plans on being present for all home men’s and women’s basketball games. The game that the Cheer Club was able to take part in last year was limited to no spectators, so the team is eager to have cheering fans...

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Student Involvement on Campus
Elizabeth Gillespie, Staff Reporter • December 6, 2021

Student involvement matters. Students’ involvement on college campuses affects many aspects of students’ lives with benefits including personal growth and academic achievement. Students often report that cocurricular activities greatly enhance their college experience and help them hone their professional skills. Many studies have been conducted to investigate the correlation between students’...

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College Student Discounts
Katelyn Pauley, Staff Reporter • December 1, 2021

While being a college student, all of the expenses can add up quickly. However, many companies and websites offer college student discounts. These college student discounts can apply to companies and websites that offer entertainment, technology and even clothing.  Digital Subscriptions Amazon Prime: College students are eligible for a six month free trial of Amazon Prime. After the free trial,...

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Local Christmas Events
Katelyn Pauley, Staff Reporter • November 23, 2021

With the holidays around the corner, there will be several things to do in or around Portsmouth to get in the holiday spirit. From Christmas parades to plays, there will be...

Southern Ohio Medical Center Faces Cyberattack
Southern Ohio Medical Center Faces Cyberattack
Brodey Entler, Staff Reporter • November 22, 2021

On Nov. 11, Southern Ohio Medical Center (SOMC) unveiled on social media that “an authorized third-party” gained access to its servers. This caused the hospital to have...

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Tampered Halloween Candy: Fact or Fiction?
Trevor Bailey, Staff Reporter • November 16, 2021

For many years, spanning multiple generations, children who go out annually are reminded to be safe and stay warm, as Halloween night can be a risky event with cold weather,...

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Portsmouth Raceway Park
Katelyn Pauley, Staff Reporter • October 25, 2021

Portsmouth Raceway Park is a dirt track located in West Portsmouth, Ohio, about seven minutes from Shawnee State University. This year, Portsmouth Raceway Park kicked...

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Student Stress Out
Rachel Clingman, Staff Reporter • December 3, 2021

Stressed OUT The semester is coming to an end and students are scrambling to get their last pieces of work perfected and turned in. In the midst of the weather changing,...

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Academic Burnout in College Students
Elizabeth Gillespie, Staff Reporter • November 19, 2021

Academic burnout is a mental health issue that can have severe effects on college students and that can be caused by the overwhelming amount of stress that college students...

A Job Opportunity For You!
Rachel Clingman, Staff Reporter • November 2, 2021

Shawnee students, now is the time to meet new people, seek job opportunities and make connections. As far as opportunities being offered, Shawnee State does not leave their...

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The Bear Necessities Pantry
Nathan Ewing, Staff Reporter • February 26, 2021

About the Pantry The Bear Necessities Pantry is located in the Morris University Centre Room 221 at Shawnee State University and is to help students with food insecurity....

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Student Stress Out
Rachel Clingman, Staff Reporter • December 3, 2021

Stressed OUT The semester is coming to an end and students are scrambling to get their last pieces of work perfected and turned in. In the midst of the weather changing,...

Finals and You: Resources and Study Tips
Jerry Igaz, Staff Reporter • November 29, 2021

It’s almost the end of the semester, which means that finals are approaching! Whether your finals consist of term papers, tests, projects or even presentations, there are...

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SSU School of Education Ambassador Program
Katelyn Pauley, Staff Reporter • November 22, 2021

Each school year, the SSU School of Education (SoE) selects SSU students from the SoE to participate in the Ambassador Program. The SoE Ambassador Program provides the opportunity...

What Does it Take to Plan an On-Campus Event?
Elizabeth Gillespie, Staff Reporter • November 17, 2021

Have you ever wondered what it takes to plan an event on campus? It is likely a more involved process than one would assume. The event planning process may vary amongst...

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