Daya Brings A Fresh Sound with “New”

Daya Brings A Fresh Sound with “New”

For being as young as she is, Daya consistently kills me with her talent. If I had that much talent, I’d want to be a touring pop star with a successful Chainsmokers collab that won a Grammy. With her debut album Sit Still Look Pretty it was clear that she was 16-17 when it was … Read More

Louis Tomlinson Killed Me with “Just Like You”

Louis Tomlinson Killed Me with “Just Like You”

So, if you don’t know by now I’m a 1D stan for life. Like I have a tattoo, flew across the country to see them with my internet friend. I take One Direction very seriously. Every time they release solo material, right before I hit play I get super nervous. What if I don’t like … Read More

The Language of Protesting – French Labor 2017

Millions of public sector workers in France are participating in a one-day strike on October 10, 2017. This demonstration has closed schools, disrupted train services and around a third of flights for the day have been canceled. But, why are they protesting? Nine of the country’s public sector unions worked together to organize the nationwide strike. … Read More

I have a problem – My Concert Addiction

I have a problem – My Concert Addiction

I’ll admit it. I have a problem when it comes to concerts. In 2017 alone, to this day I’ve spent over $600 on concerts. RIP my bank account I know. However, I never feel shame when I drop money without a second thought on Ticketmaster. I could spend $6 on a shirt and I’d be … Read More

Auburn Hills Needs to Change Its Online Presence

Auburn Hills Needs to Change Its Online Presence

The city of Auburn Hills, home to Oakland University, provides a great place to live, work and play. However, the city’s online presence could use a little work to help out its residences. Auburn Hill’s website opens on clean designed website with contrasting, yet neutral colors. The pop of a dark, almost maroon, red provides … Read More

Oakland University Student Opinion on Donald Trump

Oakland University Student Opinion on Donald Trump

Donald Trump Campaign Sign | Donald Trump  It has been nine months since the 45th President of the United States, Donald Trump, took office in January 2017. While opinions are very divided between those who support President Trump and those who do not, on Oakland University’s campus it can be hard to tell where a … Read More

The Struggles of First Generation College Students

The Struggles of First Generation College Students

Helina Solomon, Kimothy Wu and Mackenzie Gignac at Ohio State University | Ty Wright| New York Times First generation college students are often not thought about by more traditional students. The struggles that many of these students face every day are not issues students who have parents that attended college deal with. Between working countless … Read More

The Absolute Best Albums From June 2017

The Absolute Best Albums From June 2017

This last June brought some of the best music that I’ve heard all year. Almost every week I was bombarded by new releases from the hottest artists of this year. Some weeks I couldn’t even handle it all. For anyone that follows me on Twitter, you saw the chaos of me tweeting some of my … Read More

The Ultimate 2017 Summer Playlist

The Ultimate 2017 Summer Playlist

2017 has provided nothing but great music so far, this summer including. It feels like every week another amazing and catchy song is topping the charts, radio play and all over your friends playlists. And now that we’re about to enter into the main parts of summer, music is competing for the title “Song of … Read More

AMP Live 2017 – Concert Experience

AMP Live 2017 – Concert Experience

AMP 98.7 is Detroit’s best pop radio stations. Not only do they consistently play bomb music and introduce a wide variety of up-and-coming pop acts, but they host some amazing concerts. June 25 brought huge pop acts to Detroit for an amazing night at AMP Live. The day started off with rain that wasn’t in … Read More