Category: Around the Web

The Maturing Millennial: T-Minus Two Days

The Maturing Millennial: T-Minus Two Days

Around the WebCarolyn Pickle- June 26, 2017

It’s starting to feel real. I’m about to be a wife. We got our marriage license on Wednesday and I almost cried seeing my new name on such an official ... Read More

Recent Poll Suggests Teachers Enjoy Money

Recent Poll Suggests Teachers Enjoy Money

Around the WebDylan Brown- June 26, 2017

(Provided/ Pixabay.com).  Warning: This is a Humor Column that is a fictional story intended for satire. In a recent poll conducted by Edmond Ivy League University (EILU), it found that ... Read More

Plunkett Past Dark Tomorrow Night

Plunkett Past Dark Tomorrow Night

Around the WebThe Vista- April 11, 2017

Plunkett Park, located towards the southwest end of the University of Central Oklahoma's campus, is the venue for the free annual event hosted by the Freshman Activities Board, Plunkett Past Dark. (Cara ... Read More

Study Shows Increase in Deaths for Middle-Aged White Americans

Study Shows Increase in Deaths for Middle-Aged White Americans

Around the WebEmily Smith- April 7, 2017

A middle-aged white man poses for the camera. Studies have shown that the death rate of middle-aged white Americans has increased since 1999. (Provided/ Pixabay.com). In 2015, economist researchers Anne ... Read More

Embryoids Spark Moral Debate

Embryoids Spark Moral Debate

Around the WebEmily Smith- March 27, 2017

Recent scientific developments involving human embryos have prompted moral debates. Read More

State Sen. Ralph Shortey Resigns

State Sen. Ralph Shortey Resigns

Around the WebThe Associated Press- March 22, 2017

Oklahoma Sen. Ralph Shortey resigned Wednesday amid child prostitution charges. Read More

IS Gunmen in White Lab Coats Kill 30 in Kabul Hospital

IS Gunmen in White Lab Coats Kill 30 in Kabul Hospital

Around the WebChloe North- March 8, 2017

Gunmen dressed in white lab coats on Wednesday stormed the largest military hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan, killing 30. Read More

Vaping Is A New Trend to Heart Disease

Vaping Is A New Trend to Heart Disease

Around the WebVictor Quezada- March 7, 2017

Despite being touted as a healthy alternative to smoking cigarettes, evidence suggests vaping still could lead to problems like heart disease. Read More

Fossil Discovery Belongs to Earth’s Oldest Creature, Scientists Say

Fossil Discovery Belongs to Earth’s Oldest Creature, Scientists Say

Around the WebEmily Smith- March 4, 2017

Scientists have discovered what they believe to be the remains of the oldest creature to ever roam the Earth. Read More

NASA Discovers Seven Earth-Sized Planets

NASA Discovers Seven Earth-Sized Planets

Around the WebEmily Smith- February 27, 2017

Can life exist outside of Earth? NASA's recent discovery makes the idea seem hopeful. Read More