August 2013



Defending Big Sky Champs

Travis Smith Online Editor Last year the ISU women’s soccer team was voted to finish seventh in the Big Sky Conference in the preseason polls…


Isu offers clubs, rec and more

John van Vliet Freelance Writer While you are working your brain during classes and homework, you must take some time to work your muscles and…


Going the distance

John van Vliet FreelanceWriter Men’s and Women’s Cross Country The men’s and women’s cross country teams will be building off a 2012 season that finished…


Experience educational exhibits

Brenna Patrick Staff Writer The Idaho Museum of Natural History includes extensive collections of artifacts that are permanent as well as special collections within three…


#GoISU: Let’s get social

Michelle Schraudner Life Editor Many at ISU have noticed an increase in social media use by various university departments and groups in the past year….


Orange is the New Black

Michelle Schraudner Life Editor “When you walk out of The Orange and Black store, you’re going to have a win-win attitude. You not only have…


Beautifying the Bengal

Samantha Chaffin News Editor The bronze Bengal located on the quad near the Pond Student Union Building was the subject of a beautification project on…


When to Withdraw

Samantha Chaffin News Editor A major struggle college students often run across is keeping on top of the academic schedule and knowing when to drop…




Nicole’s Niche

Nicole Blanchard Editor-in-Chief Somehow another summer seems to have snuck by (seriously, are we sure it’s not mid-June?), but I have to admit that I’m…


Cheap Tuition, High Income

Michelle Schraudner Life Editor Known as one of the most affordable colleges with high starting salaries for graduates, Idaho State University aims to give students…