Author: Stephanie Du Par

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Escape to Pine Valley

The town of Pine Valley is an outdoor retreat for those looking to get away from the soaring temperatures and population of St. George. With mountain views and mostly untouched landscapes, it is the perfect escape for overwhelmed college students looking to connect with the great outdoors. The best part? It’s only 45 minutes away.

OPINION | Don’t sue universities; they’re doing the best they can

As universities are adapting to remote learning, students are filing lawsuits against their schools, wanting tuition back and citing a subpar education experience. I empathize with students who are frustrated and angry at the current situation, but suing your school is not the solution. These lawsuits take time, money and other resources away from students […]

Pop Culture Corner: Visual-based social media better, more relevant than text-based

It’s no secret that social media can be addictive, especially visual platforms such as Instagram and Pinterest. When it comes to curating an online presence, these social mediums are easily consumable snapshots of people’s lives. Reading posts takes slightly more effort, but can get boring after a few long text posts. This is why visual […]

Pop Culture Corner: Spring forward into new fashion trends

When the clock springs forward, fashion follows. Spring break means pulling out shorts and tank tops from last summer, but wearing last year’s trends could look dated. Here is a guide to spring trends in 2019.  Shell yeah Seashells have been huge this year, and it looks like they will continue trending through the summer. This is part […]

Pop Culture Corner: Thompson-Woods scandal sparks controversy in Kardashian-Jenner family

Never cheat with your best friend’s sister’s baby daddy, especially when your best friend pays for your extravagant lifestyle. I know it sounds obvious, but apparently this is information that needs to be shared. Confused? It’s okay, we all are, so let’s break down the Tristan Thompson and Jordyn Woods scandal.  Let’s start with Khloe […]

Styling with Steph: Hollywood award season in full swing

Hollywood awards season: some people love it, some people couldn’t care less about it and other people hate-watch it from the confines of sweatpants and a pint of Ben and Jerry’s. No judgement here. Every year film awards season officially starts in September with the Emmys and ends in February with the Academy Awards.  Now this […]