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At-home photography trends rise in popularity

Freshman marketing major, Abby Cramond, partakes in an at-home photo shoot trend, taking photos with her mirror outside.

Jordyn Franklin, Staff Reporter

May 17, 2020

Across various social media platforms, at-home photography trends have been gaining traction amongst users. Even in the midst of quarantine, the mundanity of staying inside every day is not enough to stifle students’ creativity. The trends encourage users to get creative with their surroundings...

Dating trends shift to a more modern approach

 Dating trends have shifted because of the impact that social media plays in relationships. Students tend to use their time on media outlets like Tinder and Bumble to find a someone special.

Shaelyn Martinez, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2019

Dating trends change continuously with time. From being a formal experience, these trends have has changed to casual experiences like “hooking up.” Some trends such as “ghosting,” however, may be confusing, and may not lead to an easy commitment. Margaret Price, a sophomore family and cons...

Oh, how the times have changed

Two students talk to each other in SGA Park in 2001. Ever since Christine Bentley, associate professor of general studies, graduated from the university in 1971, the student life on campus has changed tremendously. Dr. Rosemary Clark, instructor of biological sciences, has seen some cultural similarities and differences from 10 years ago.  File Photo/The Lion’s Roar

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2019

Other than technological improvements, what else was different about colleges 50 years ago? With a combined total of over 50 years of higher-education teaching, Dr. Rosemary Clark, instructor of biological sciences, and Christine Bentley, associate professor of general studies, have both observed...