Some Christmas rituals have been around for so long that few have bothered to ponder, “Where or why did these traditions arise?” According to After Skool, a YouTube page sponsored by The Great Courses Plus and dedicated toward free education, the answer could lie within a certain psychedelic [Continue Reading »][Continue Reading »]
Parker is a volunteer at the Iowa Raptor Project and a staff writer for The Communiqué. He aspires to give outdoor tour guides as a naturalist in the future. Indoors, Parker was a Season-13 Grand Champion in Rocket League which he considers one of his highest achievements.
One of the most over-seen, non-utilized, and under-appreciated ways to prepare for finals is beginning the preparing process on day one. Many students have a common misconception that you can only begin to prepare for finals in the few weeks prior to that dreadful date of a final [Continue Reading »][Continue Reading »]
As I prepared to be an acutely aware audience member of Sean Bott’s mind-reading and comedy show, I found myself partaking in a one-on-one pre-show interview over Zoom with Sean Bott to get consent for my mind to be hypnotized. I did consent, but I didn’t feel like [Continue Reading »][Continue Reading »]
A student perspective on prescribed burns Wildfires are typically not set on purpose and can cause massive destruction like the ones happening in California this year. In contrast, prescribed burns are areas set on fire purposefully with an end goal favoring the management of that land or a [Continue Reading »][Continue Reading »]