Lynchburg Men’s Basketball Starting Strong

Caitlin Dorsch ~ Copy Desk Chief

basketball.jpg

Members of the Lynchburg Mens Basketball team cheering on their other teammates in the game against Ferrum College. Photo taken by Taylor Herzog and retrieved from the Lynchburg Sports Website.

On Sunday, November 25, the University of Lynchburg’s Men’s Basketball team overwhelmed Eastern Mennonite University by a score of 87 to 72.  This is the team’s fifth straight win of the season. Their win streak began in their home opener on Thursday, November 8, against Ferrum College by a score of 75 to 57.  Next, the team defeated St. Mary’s College (Md.) in a nail-biter by a score of 83 to 80 on Sunday, November 11. Then, at the start of our Thanksgiving Break, the team defeated Randolph College by a score of 60 to 48 on Saturday, November 17.  That particular win was huge as it marked the beginning of the 2018 Old Dominion Athletic Conference regular season.

Read More


First Year Vibes: Home for the Holidays

Anna-Catherine Kueng ~ Staff Writer

Screen Shot 2018-11-29 at 9.39.53 PM

Illustration by Nicole Freewalt 

 

In August, I could not wait to move into my freshman dorm. I was excited for the opportunities ahead of me and even the thought of wearing shower shoes did not seem too terrible. I listened to The Him’s “Feels Like Home” song almost every day during my neighborhood runs and I would dream about my upcoming life in Lynchburg. Honestly, the reason I chose to attend the University of Lynchburg was because out of all the schools I got accepted to, I felt like UofL could easily become my second home.

Read More




College Life: Thanksgiving Break

Katherine Daniel ~ Editor in Chief

Screen Shot 2018-11-14 at 11.42.42 PM.png

We recently came back from Fall break a couple weeks ago and all I can think about is how much I am looking forward to Thanksgiving break. While fall break was a few days to relieve the stress I had with my midterms and all my assignments, it definitely was a tease. Fall break is just a taste of home for a long weekend, but just as soon as you adjust being home for a long weekend, it is time to go back. I cannot help but look forward to Thanksgiving Break and here are a few reasons why.

Read More


We the People

Caroline Wilkerson ~ Copy Editor

Screen Shot 2018-11-14 at 10.29.28 PM.png

On Tuesday, November 6th8 citizens all across the United States, and students at the University of Lynchburg exercised their right to vote in the 2018 Congressional Election.

Read More