By Christa Cwiek, Copy Editor

From one vagina to another

Ferris play production delves into issues below the belt Tampons, Pap smears, giving birth, periods…the female reproductive organs endure many hardships and sufferings. But what about other distresses that are less frequently talked about? Like rape or abuse?
Dating Coach: Hip Hop’s First Dating Coach, Jeff Carroll, spoke to FSU students about dating and sexual activity, helping to bring awareness about the dangers of STDs. Photo Courtesy of Joy Haley

Hip hop dating

Dating coach brings lighter side to serious topics “I’m not trying to teach you how to be a gynecologist,” “Yo Jeff” Carroll, also known as Hip Hop’s First Dating Coach, said at his presentation. Carroll’s message teaches people...

Dinner for two

Make this Valentine’s Day extra special (and cost-effective) by preparing a delicious meal at home with your sweetheart. If you’re anything like me, the kitchen is a pretty foreign room...
Honors Art Show: Students and faculty gathered to view dozens of artworks created by FSU honors students. Photo By: Brock Copus | Multimedia Editor

The bigger picture

Student displays a year of her life in single piece of artwork They say a picture is worth a thousand words; put 365 pictures together and you’ve got quite a story to tell. Lauren Pinner, FSU junior in graphic design, competed for...
Remembering MLK: Students browse through the Tunnel of Oppression, a display which showcases diversity in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The Tunnel of Oppression will be open to the public and will take place on Jan. 16 and 17 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Torch File Photos

Keeping the dream alive

Alternative presentations of diversity aim to make a statement In recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the MLK Celebration Committee will be exhibiting the Tunnel of Oppression, an unconventional and interactive display of oppression. “The Tunnel of Oppression...
Mormon Awareness: Mormon members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints share their religious beliefs with Ferris students. Photo By: Kate Dupon | Photo Editor

Mormons on a mission

A deeper look into what Mormons on FSU’s campus do “Mormons make me wish my apartment had a peephole.” That was my Facebook status toward the beginning of this semester. We’ve all seen them walking around campus before…the men who...

Performing talents for votes

Honors Variety Show brings varying levels of experience From the seasoned musician to the first-time performer, the annual FSU Honors Variety Show will be showcasing talents of half a dozen acts. Bryce Hetchler, FSU senior in pre-medicine, has...
All For One: The Three Musketeers was performed by Ferris students over the Nov. 4 weekend. The cast members of the production bonded into a family which enriched the quality of the play. Photo By: Kate Dupon | Photo Editor

Family of Musketeers

FSU school play fosters close relationships behind the scenes “All for one and one for all” is one of the most famous lines from Alexandre Dumas’ play The Three Musketeers; it was obvious to audience members that this mentality...