Recycling Success

By IAN FASNACHT

(Defiance, Oh) The pickup trucks rolled out on Friday, September 27, 2013 as Defiance College Recycling (DCR) lives up to the expectations established for this academic school year.  Over the summer, DCR received the Keep America Beautiful Grant sponsored by Coca-Cola which gave the program 24 new recycling bins.  The organization applied for the grant last spring and has used the new bins to expand their efforts to the greater campus.

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Insidious:Chapter 2 (2013)

By KAYLA BOHN

“Don’t do it… Don’t open that door… No, don’t do it!” The words viewers mumble from the edge of their seats when watching a horror film.  You want to know what happens next.  It is scary, but you know something needs to happen and you know it is going to be bad.  Insidious: Chapter 2 was released in theaters on Friday, September 13. The movie forces the audience on the edge of their seats, gripping the popcorn and hoping for more.

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Friends and Family

By COURTNEY FLECK

Do you ever get homesick?  I do. There are days where I just want to pack up and go home to see my friends and family.  It is not possible to leave every weekend sometimes, so luckily, Defiance College has Friends and Family weekend! During that weekend, you can invite your friends and family from home to come stay for the weekend here in Defiance!  It is October 25th – 27th.

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The Comeback that Just Fell Short

Junior Lindsey Bubnick shoots to score her second goal of the match.

Junior Lindsey Bubnick shoots to score her second goal of the match.

By IAN FASNACHT

(Defiance, Oh) This past weekend was the battle of the bees as Defiance College Women’s Soccer team played Baldwin Wallace on Saturday September 28, 2013.  The Lady Yellow Jackets of Defiance lost to the Lady Yellow Jackets of Baldwin Wallace 4 -3 after a 3 goal comeback.

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Is Chivalry Outdated?

By RYNE ROGERS

(Defiance, Oh) I wonder sometimes if the idea of chivalry is irrelevant to today’s culture. How that an etiquette formed in the medieval times is in any way relevant to our way of life. First let’s give a brief definition of what chivalry is. The code of chivalry describes certain standards that promote the development of men. Under this code men are called to be trustful, loyal, courteous, protectors of women, and allies to the weak. While all of these values seem to fall under the phrase of “being a Boy Scout.” However these values are what we should be putting on a pedestal.

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A new life, a new opportunity

By ALEX STAUP

(Defiance, Oh) The sails are set, the chain is broken, and the dogs are out!  College has begun once again for the fall semester and with it, many adjustments are taking place for incoming freshman and even some upperclassmen.  From small changes like adapting to the delectable cuisine offered here at DC to much larger alterations like making a dorm or an apartment home, every student at DC is surely experiencing new adventures, achievements, experiences, and exploits.

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Excitement on Fifty Yard Line

By MYCAH LEWIS

Refs, players, and finally a marching band. The first home football game against Adrian on Saturday saw the completion of the football program with the introduction of the first ever Yellow Jacket Marching Band.  The first performance of the marching band had been anticipated since Bridget Leahy was announced as the director of bands last year academic year.  Since then the community and the school has rallied support to provide uniforms, instruments, and staff members.

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