Campus Life

Katy McAllister brainstorms ideas about her future coffee shop. (Photo I Carlee Campbell)

Two Girls and a Coffee Shop

Katy McAllister and Ali Wilson have a dream – finish college, move to Portland and open a coffee shop. Simple enough, right? Well, not…

Arts & Entertainment

Miles Johnson sits on set while working on a new film, "Andy's Revenge." (Photo | Julie Frederick)

Local TV Talent: Miles Johnson

It all started with a movie. When Miles Johnson, then 10 years old, first saw “The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the…

(Photo | Chris Allen)

“Express Yourself:” Ep. 2 – Cartxr J.

Just in case you missed the last episode, “Express Yourself” is a video column that illustrates the various passions of Central Michigan University students….


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CMU Alumni: Taking the NFL by Storm

Since 2007, Central Michigan University football has bred some star athletes, six of whom have broken through every obstacle in their way, advancing all…

Food & Beverage

(Photo | Greenbush Brewing Co. Official Website)

Craft Beer of the Week: Sotto Voce

Like Greenbush’s Sotto Voce bottle claims, some things are best left unsaid. For those moments when your mouth needs to stay out of trouble,…

Try using coconut oil in your cookie recipe for a healthier batch.  (Photo | Mary E. LaVictor)

20 ways to use coconut oil

From cooking to coffee creamer and lip balm to sunscreen, coconut oil has a lot of uses. As more people begin to realize this…


(Photo Illustation I Valerie Harris)

Trend Report: Spring into Fashion

Spring has sprung – and as the weather begins to warm up, it’s time to bring your colorful clothes out of hiding. Last year,…


(Photo via Mike Boening Photography aka memoriesbymike on Flickr - CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

What it Means to be a Lions Fan

Being a fan of the Detroit Lions is one of the most polarizing experiences in sports. Lions fans just might be some of the…

Alex Steele and Holly Todaro listen to music and relax after class at the Fabiano Botanical Garden. (Photo | Andrea Henk)

People of Central

People of Central was inspired by Humans of New York. Holly Todaro: “It’s so beautiful out.” Alex Steele: “It makes me not want to…