Police sketch artists drew this image in 1969 from multiple eyewitness reports. courtesy Wikimedia Commons

Private investigators potentially discover identity of Zodiac Killer

New revelations unearthed by a team of former cops may have unveiled the infamous serial killer. Earlier this month, a group of former law enforcement investigators called the Case Breakers claimed to have finally discovered the identity of the Zodiac Killer. In the late 1960s, a serial killer nicknamed the Zodiac Killer terrorized the Bay […]

“Squid Game” was filmed in Daejeon, South Korea. Courtesy Netflix

“Squid Game” warrants all the praise

The highly popular Korean drama, “Squid Game,” contains biting social commentary and enticing content. If you’ve been on any form of social media within the last week, then I’m sure you’ve seen memes or even scenes from Netflix’s highly popular Korean drama, “Squid Game.” The television show follows a man named Seong Gi-hun who is […]

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Brown Bear Otis awarded Fat Bear Week Champion 2021

Social media and web manager Maddie Walters describes Alaska’s greatest contribution to the world of sports and its greatest “athlete.” This past week saw the thrilling conclusion to the annual Fat Bear Week. Beginning in 2014, this week-long tournament celebrates brown bears at the Katmai National Park in Alaska as they prepare for winter hibernation. […]

States and territories in green have banned the death penalty. courtesy Wikimedia Commons

Oklahoma to resume capital punishment

Seven execution dates have been set by Oklahoma for prisoners on the state’s death row. After a six-year hiatus, the state of Oklahoma has decided to resume its execution of death row inmates despite national concerns. The execution dates of seven death row inmates have now been set. The suspension of death by lethal injection […]

Grace released this album on Sept. 22, 2021. courtesy Tiny Quiet Studio

“War with the SIlverfish” a quarantine EP

Deck: In her EP “War with the Silverfish,” Laura Jane Grace delivers songs that encapsulate the emotions of living under a worldwide pandemic. For the second year in a row, Laura Jane Grace has shocked her fans with a surprise music release. Her newest EP, “War With the Silverfish,” takes its name from the silverfish […]

Banned Books Week began in 1982 following a surge of censorship in schools and libraries. courtesy Flickr

Celebrating banned books week

Celebrating Banned Books Week, Collegian staff write about their favorite banned books. This past week was the highly popular Banned Books Week. The theme from this year’s celebration was “Books Unite Us. Censorship Divides Us.” Banned Book Week exists as a celebration to highlight books that have otherwise been banned or challenged for their content. […]

Shot for Shot

The Collegian team views and reviews a movie while getting uproariously drunk. Note: All participants in the production of this article are either of legal drinking age or did not consume alcohol. Disparity in coherent prose should make as much evident. Zach: Monsters university is a very silly movie. It has a lot of commentary […]

“You Look Like Death” is illustrated by Gabriel Ba, Ian Culbard and Nate Piekos. courtesy Dark Horse Comics

Comic series prequel to “Umbrella Academy” a must-read

“You Look Like Death” provides intriguing storylines and interesting visuals despite missing some marks. This summer, the long-anticipated prequel to the “Umbrella Academy” comic series finally released its completed first volume “You Look Like Death.” If you’re a fan of Netflix’s “The Umbrella Academy,” then this is the perfect read for you. As you may […]

Enriquez published this collection in 2009 courtesy Penguin Random House

“The Dangers of Smoking in Bed” exceeds all expectations

Mariana Enríquez’s short story collection is a chilling, unforgettable read set in contemporary Argentina. If you’re an active member on Goodreads, then I’m sure you have seen “The Dangers of Smoking in Bed” making its way higher and higher on the Best Rated of 2021 list. But does it deserve its astronomically high rating? Yes. […]