In Appreciation of the Commuter Rail

If you’ve ever stood on the platform near Weygand, you know the familiar sight of a purple-striped train speeding down the tracks, headlights blinding and horn blaring. You know what it’s like to slide into a seat and hope that just this once, the conductor won’t actually check for a ticket (they always do). And […]

The Significance of Morals

Compared to the rest of the world, the United States of America is one of the most progressive places to live. However, as a young American female, I cannot help but feel misled by this statement. While newly developed laws are taking away women’s bodily autonomy rights, powerful lawmakers are simultaneously throwing around ideas of […]

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Review

I’ll admit, I wasn’t a fan of the first Sonic the Hedgehog movie from pre-pandemic 2020, which I didn’t think was a hot take at the time, but oh was I wrong! As video game movies go, the film adaptation of beloved Sega character Sonic was weirdly accepted, some even dubbing it the best video […]

American Journalists Killed In Ukraine

Ukraine – Two American journalists were fired upon by Russian forces in the town of Irpin. One of whom, Brent Renaud, a 50-year-old filmmaker, was killed when Russian troops opened fire, according to Andriy Nebytov, the head of Kyiv’s regional police force. A graphic photo allegedly of Renaud’s body, passport, and press credentials were posted […]

The Batman Review

Throughout Batman’s onscreen history, we’ve seemingly explored every angle the character has.  From the goofy surrealism of Adam West-era Batman, to Gothic camp of Tim Burton’s Batman,  and then the maximalist circus of Joel Schumacher’s Batman, ending with the gritty realism of Christopher Nolan’s Batman, the film history of the Dark Knight is full of […]

BSU Parking Incites Student Discontent

Parking has been a concern among many students across campus, especially with the start of a petition that has amassed over 1,500 signatures. In an interview, President Fred Clark (He/Him) said, “We pay close attention when petitions are circulating. I read the [BSU] Mobile App every day” as we went to further discuss student concerns […]

Dining Hall Staffing Shortages

Throughout the pandemic, companies all over the U.S. have suffered from staffing shortages, and Bridgewater State University is no exception. The BSU dining halls have had to make changes to accommodate the lack of employees from limited hours to partial closures. However, these accommodations have led to an uptick in complaints from students on platforms […]

BSU Screams For Ice Cream

Attention all ice cream lovers… are you feeling cool? What about a nice 32 Degrees? A new dining option has been added to campus, 32 Degrees that is. A one-stop shop for everything any ice cream lover could ever want. 32 Degrees offers many different flavors of ice cream. You can choose to get one […]