The Navigator News

What a Tree?

Chandler Smith, Navigator Work Study

September 14, 2019

If a tree falls in the forest and no one hears it, does it make a sound? I simply think when a tree falls it does make a sound as long as you are close enough. The sound received by your eardrums is not just meant for one li...

Area 51 Raid is a bad Idea

Owen Seifert, Business Manager

September 14, 2019

Every year there are certain events that will be remembered for decades. I truly believe that this year's event could have been the legendary Area 51 raid. For those of you who do not know what I am talking about, there was a ...

The feats and fears of transferring

Abigail Buenker, Managing Editor

April 1, 2019

Submitting college applications, writing a personal essay, searching high and low for scholarship applications, emailing college representatives back and forth, visiting campus with- oh, sorry-does this first sentence stress you...

St. Patrick’s Day and Birthdays

Harry Reynolds, Reporter

April 1, 2019

On March 17, another unwanted birthday came to fruition. Of course, being of Irish descent, St. Patrick’s Day is an excuse to drink beer. There is an old saying: “God created liquor to keep the Irish from conquering the worl...

Should student athletes be paid?

Matthew Harvey, Multimedia Manager

April 1, 2019

On February 20, 2019, the Duke University Blue Devils and University of North Carolina Tar Heels, suited up in their blues and whites to write the latest chapter in one of the most iconic rivalries in basketball history. Former U...

Spring Break: Go while you still can!

Courtney Reel, Copy Editor

April 1, 2019

The college years are a glorious time, for one grand reason: SPRING BREAK. As a high school student, you’ve lived numerous years seeing spring break pictures from all of your college friends. Is going on a spring break trip...

The flawed logic of group work

Harry Reynolds, Contributing Reporter

March 1, 2019

 The idea of working together in groups in classes to solve problems was birthed by a committee composed of guys at an August University, south of sanity, conjuring another cunning plot to make education as boring as possible...

The State of Student journalism

Matthew Harvey, Multi-Media Manager

March 1, 2019

For much of 2018 I wrote freelance for an online publication called the AV Club. I covered entertainment and culture, the hours were flexible, and it provided a source of additional income that allowed me to live more comfort...

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