‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek annouces he has pancreatic cancer

Thursday, March By: Emily Morris “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek announced that he has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer; even so, he plans to fight the disease and remain dedicated to the program. Trebek explained the news to “Jeopardy!” fans during the last show, giving the best prognosis possible: his support system of family and friends …

Before Valentine’s Day Became Romantic

February 13th By: Emily Morris Although an obligatory time for love, Valentine’s Day cannot solely be accredited to Hallmark. A day devoted to acts of love, red and match-making actually began hundreds of years before Hallmark’s first official mushy card in early 1900s (Amazing Women in History). Modern commonalities of Valentine’s Day have been innovated …

The History of 2019

Monday, January 7          By: Emily Morris  The Babylonians first broke up time into years 4,000 years ago in March, which was related to planting times. Around this time the first new year resolutions were made, except instead of just a resolution they were a promise, a promise to the pagan gods. …

Malcolm Gladwell: Mediocrity’s Role in Success

Featured Photo: Oakland University By: Emily Morris          Tuesday, November 27 Malcolm Gladwell, renowned journalist and author, recently visited Oakland University in hopes to inspire our students. Before his audience took their quickly sold-out seats for his speech though, I had the opportunity to pick his brain on a more personal level. …