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Time in Comparison

Time in Comparison

Jillian Maloney, Student Journalist February 19, 2024

People have always told me how they wish they had a twin growing up. I used to be jealous of those who do not have a twin. I love my sister Johnna, but the situations we go through together...

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Storytelling Hour: Digital Stories from Your Peers

Devon Ortmeyer, Staff Writer October 24, 2023

The English Department at Westfield State University hosted a video storytelling event on October 13th to help students tell the narratives of their lives. This event, called “Storytelling Hour: Digital...

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Check Out Westfield State University Alumn Jake O’Kane on Survivor this Season – Premiering Tonight!

Tara Wallace September 27, 2023

Jake O’Kane, graduate of WSU’s class of 2019, will be a contestant on this, the 45th season of CBS’s Survivor!  Thanks to Professor Gardner of the Communication Department’s lead, the Westfield...

Westfield State University: Does Turning Point USA Have a Place Here?

Westfield State University: Does Turning Point USA Have a Place Here?

Maddy Hall September 26, 2023

WESTFIELD-Some Westfield State students attempted in the spring semester to create a chapter of Turning Point, a controversial conservative political organization, on campus, but other students...

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Diversify Your Taste in Films 

Jeremy Johnson May 5, 2023
Films, like most pieces of art, are an amazing form of expression. When you go to the theaters and pay for overpriced popcorn to watch a movie, no matter how big or small it is in scale, you are viewing hundreds of different ideas and concepts that were sprung from its creators. However, for American audiences, we clearly give more attention to big spectacles and long spanning franchises... One of the biggest reasons for exploring more diverse films is to experience interesting ways of filmmaking that simply are not being shown in Hollywood cinema.

The Globe at Westfield State University

March 1, 2019

By Jayson Galoski On a bright and sunny July afternoon, Jason Phillips, a senior at Westfield State, was standing in the middle of the WSU’s campus with his fellow 2020 Urban Education Summer Bridge...

Snowy Memory Lane

Snowy Memory Lane

Abby Taylor February 13, 2019

“Wanna leave at 9 for Dunks?” I asked Sam as she colored her eyebrows. “Yeah I should be ready by then.” In big coats and backpacks we didn’t have to say goodbye because we are so obviously the...

Andrew Kozikowski:  His 38 Year Career is Just the Beginning

Andrew Kozikowski: His 38 Year Career is Just the Beginning

January 9, 2019

By: Aimee Funk The clock’s minute hand inches slowly forward as noon arrives, and Andrew Kozikowski sits behind the desk, alone. He stretches out his legs and leans his back against the seat. His...

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One Peculiar Circle

Matthew Rogler January 5, 2019

Cam Fackre, a senior at Westfield State University, shared his experiences with the infamous circle outside of Courtney Hall. The seemingly harmless cement slabs forming a single circle at their center...

Dead City Radio and the WSKB

Dead City Radio and the WSKB

Jack Hislop December 31, 2018

“We listen to the radio, dead radio,” If you’re in the Western Mass area flipping stations on a Friday afternoon, you may come across this dark sounding intro to the equally dark sounding show,...

O’ Beautiful: Whose Side Are You On?

O’ Beautiful: Whose Side Are You On?

Colleen Looby October 31, 2018

Westfield State students are staging the play O’ Beautiful, opening on November 14th in the Ely Blackbox Theater, to start a campus conversation and bring a story to life that deals with political and...

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