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Women’s soccer wins with two last minute goals

Women’s soccer wins with two last minute goals

Story by Alex Fortuna, Photo Editor

October 25, 2018


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized, Women's Soccer

The Women's soccer team were able to secure the win against Mount Mercy University on Oct. 2o at Liston stadium. The Wildcats trailed 1-0 late in the game, but goals by Maria Jose-Echeverry  and Jenna Lattimer in the last ten minutes of regulation was enough to get the Cats' sixth win this season....

Maple Leaf Festival brings huge crowds to city

Maple Leaf Festival brings huge crowds to city

Story by Justin Toumberlin and Alex Fortuna

October 24, 2018


Filed under Galleries, News, Uncategorized

The 61st annual Maple Leaf Festival brings thousands of visitors looking to enjoy the many vendors that come and show off their goods. The Festival is always held on the third full weekend in October in hopes to capture the perfect blend of fall colors that cover a majority of Baldwin City. The weekend...

Men’s golf finishes 3rd at Baker Invitational

Men’s golf finishes 3rd at Baker Invitational

Story by Alex Fortuna, Photo Editor

October 24, 2018


Filed under Galleries, Golf, Sports, Uncategorized

The men's golf team entered their last tournament with a strong finish at the Baker Invitational. The Wildcats had great performances from Juniors Payton Ruder and Dawson Dykes helping the Wildcats finish 3rd at the Baker Invitational on Oct. 17-18. The Wildcats would post a team score of 629, falling...

Annual Zombie walk held in Lawrence

Annual Zombie walk held in Lawrence

Story by Justin Toumberlin, Assistant Photo Editor

October 24, 2018


Filed under Galleries, Showcase, Uncategorized

The 12th annual Zombie walk was held this week in Lawrence. The walk encourages people to dress up as a zombie and walk or drag themselves down Massachusetts St. as onlookers admire some of the detailed costumes of those participating. The event is family friendly with many kids in costume walking with...

Baker 360° takes over SPGS

Baker 360° takes over SPGS

Story by Sarah Day, News Editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under News, Uncategorized

The Baker University School of Professional and Graduate Studies (SPGS) is experiencing a new form of learning this year through the Baker 360° Program. This program was piloted last year and has now fully launched at the SPGS campus after collecting data from students and researching various publi...

Theatre performs ‘James and the Giant Peach’

Theatre performs ‘James and the Giant Peach’

Story by Jamie Pellikaan, A&E Editor

October 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, Uncategorized

The Theatre Department performed “James and the Giant Peach” for its first production of the year. The play opened Thursday Sept. 27 at 7:30 with performances the following Friday and Saturday. There was also a matinee performed at 2 on Sunday. Based of the book by the same title, “James and...

Football falls to Benedictine at homecoming

Football falls to Benedictine at homecoming

Story by Alex Fortuna and Jenna Black

October 1, 2018


Filed under Football, Galleries, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

The No. 11 Wildcats took on No. 16 Benedictine College for the homecoming game Sept. 29. Baker fell short to the Benedictine Ravens 23-12. The Ravens beat the ‘Cats on the ground as two different running backs carried for over 100 yards. Sophomore JD Woods tried to keep the ‘Cats in the game wi...

Peyton Maulbeck

Peyton Maulbeck

September 24, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Peyton is a junior photographer who enjoys traveling, watching sports and spending time with family. She is a mass media major with a concentration in public relations.

Sydney Boaz

Sydney Boaz

September 24, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Sydney Boaz is a junior from Colorado pursuing a degree in business marketing. She is a part of the softball team and during her free time you can find Sydney hiking, hanging out with friends, and going on walks with her golden doodle Yogi.

Summer weather affects student behavior

Summer weather affects student behavior

Story by Angela Bober, Writer

June 29, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

Summer is here and with it comes sunshine and fresh air. Gone are the days of rain and snow. One thing students might not realize is that their habits change along with the weather. “Seasonal Affective Disorder is usually in the fall through winter months,” Director of Health and Counseling Center...

Professor maintains passion for art

Professor maintains passion for art

Story by Brenna Thompson, News Editor

June 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

“I’m a piece of inventory by now, I’ve been here so many years,” Professor of Art Inge Balch chuckled, her beaded necklace, striped sweater and purple glasses emphasizing her zealous and youthful spirit, her creativity and her artistry. Balch came to the United States in 1961, with no plan, higher...

Men’s Tennis

February 28, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

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