A Project for Better Journalism chapter


Iowa isn’t that bad, according to latest ranking.

March 1, 2018 2:15pm | Sara Negasi

On February 27, the US News & World Report ranked Iowa as the best state in the US. Minnesota in second and Utah in third. This is the second year the US News & World Report ranked the 50 states, last year Massachusetts was number […]

Twitter: What is it?

March 1, 2018 2:10pm | Kelly Koch

Twitter is a form of social media that millions of people use today.  On Twitter one can tweet something, which is just like making a status post.  Your followers then see your tweet and they can retweet or like it.  If they retweet it, their […]

10 Fast Facts About The Olympics

February 19, 2018 2:23pm | Sara Negasi

The 2018 Winter Olympics are in full swing in PyeongChang, South Korea. Here’s some fast facts about the Olympic Games. Since 1994 the Winter and Summer Olympics have been held separately. Back in Ancient times the Olympics lasted up to six months. Johnny Weissmuller the actor […]

Fortnite: What’s the hype?

February 19, 2018 2:19pm | Jaelen Gresham

Fortnite: Battle Royale is a free 100-person game mode found inside the Fortnite application on PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One. Fortnite is a battle royale game based off PUBG(Player Unknown Battleground). The plane is now a flying bus and the circle is now […]

“The Wiz”: Basically, a modern Wizard of Oz.

February 19, 2018 2:12pm | Olivia Bendickson

The Children’s Theatre’s version of “The Wiz” has been ongoing since January 23rd and closes March 18th. The show is just a slightly altered version of the story of the Wizard of Oz. The show keeps most of the same story line from the original […]

Winter Olympics are here! How to watch, and all the 411 on it:

February 9, 2018 2:23pm | Habso Farah

Winter Olympics are here! I’ve got all the details on the dates and times on how you can watch it. The Olympic games will be on the various NBC networks, you can also stream it live on NBCOlympics.com and on the NBC Sports app. The […]

Justin Timberlake keeps Super Bowl crowd hype with halftime performance.

February 9, 2018 2:16pm | Sara Negasi

The 2018 Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime show aired Sunday, Feb. 4 with a performance by Justin Timberlake. Timberlake performed a medley of his songs and a tribute to late music icon Prince. During the Prince tribute Minneapolis was lit in purple. This isn’t Timberlake’s first […]

Maze Runner review! (spoiler alert)

February 5, 2018 2:25pm | Jessica Spies

I give this movie an 8 out of 10. It gave me great emotions and a very bipolar feeling throughout the whole movie. One negative on the movie tho was you can really predict what will come next throughout the movie so they made it […]

Grammys: A Review

February 5, 2018 2:21pm | Katelyn Longberry

On Sunday, the Grammys kicked off, with Bruno Mars getting winning album, record, and song. Kendrick Lamar dominated the rap category, and Alessia Cara won best new artist. The music industry acknowledged the very popular #metoo during the Grammys. When asked about it, Elena Pierce […]

Culture II: It was a flop.

February 5, 2018 2:10pm | Samira Hussein

Bless up. Migos third album titled “Culture II” has been released but has disappointed many Hip-hop lovers like myself. In short, “Culture II” fails in rekindling the same energy fans found in “Culture.” At times, the album seems lazy, unmotivated and overall appears to be […]