Kyle Parks

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McDaniel Receives a Network Overhaul

McDaniel’s campus network has been undergoing a variety of updates throughout the summer. The college has invested over $1 million in hopes of addressing long-standing concerns among the campus community,…









Sam Killerman entertained an audience while bringing up a story about gender and sexuality. Photo by Kyle Parks.

Pronouncing Metrosexuality

Early into his college career, Sam Killermann realized that others perceived him in an unexpected way: he was constantly assumed to be gay. In reality, however, Killermann eventually came to…




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Student Falls Asleep on Toilet

On the miserable morning of March 5, rumbling down the hallway gave way to rumbling in an ANW bathroom as student Maloustabia Grioy dealt with what some suspect was the…


Elle Woods being pulled into a black hole, never to escape. Image by Ida Logg.

Movie Review: Legally Blonde

Ah, yes. What a classic. “Legally Blonde” challenges our views about what it means to be a blonde girl. Elle Woods “transforms” from a stereotypical characterization of a blonde “fashionista” into…


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Administration Apologizes for Tuition Hikes

For years, students and their families have endured rapidly increasing postsecondary education costs. Members of the McDaniel community are no exception, with the net price of McDaniel again increasing this…





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Unmasking Cuban Drag Culture

Despite recent moves towards diplomacy, and its very close proximity, Cuba remains a nation largely isolated from the U.S. Thus, those residing outside, at times, miss major reflection on what…



Completed in 1918, the façade of the Longwell Armory resembles a medieval fortress. Photo by Kyle Parks.

Where in Westminster: Longwell Armory

A mysterious castle-like structure sits at 11 Longwell Ave. in Westminster. Visitors will find what appears to be a medieval fortress bearing the seal of the State of Maryland at…