Articles by Kyle Parks


Photo by Christian Garruppo.

It’s time to help yourself

Losing a family member because of a battle with depression is something that I will never get over. My family will forever be effected emotionally, financially, and mentally as a…


Francis Aubee (center). Photo courtesy of Francis Aubee.

Continuing Africa’s Legacy: Francis Aubee

People might be surprised to know who Francis Aubee really is. The McDaniel student has been described as charismatic, intelligent, cultured, well-mannered, hilarious, business-minded, and more. Aubee is an international student from…



Aiyana Jones (left) and Sijui Bartrum (right). Photo by Claire Capuccilli.

Hips don’t lie

Sijui Kama Bartrum took up dancing at a young age – but as she got older, others told her it was time to give up her hobby. Instead, she found…



The Never Meeting Club during their annual meeting.

“Never Meeting Club” forms

A new club has been formed for McDaniel students who are looking to gain involvement with minimal effort. This club, called the “Never Meeting Club” aims to be an option…





An egregious photograph of the Earth.

McDaniel to offer flat Earth courses

McDaniel College announced on March 14, otherwise known as Pi Day that the Environmental Science department will be offering courses on the latest scientific conspiracy to make its way around…






The Wellness Center, located in Winslow Hall, is one of the on-campus resources available to students. (Marya Kuratova / McDaniel Free Press)

McDaniel’s fight to end sexual violence

This February, in honor of National Teen Dating Violence Prevention and Awareness month, McDaniel is joining together to fight back against sexual violence on campus. At the beginning of the…


Photo by Kyle Parks.

Project X or Spring Fling?

If you’ve ever watched “Project X,” you know that it is a film for teen and young adults. You also know that the movie is about three high school seniors…