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Movie review: Midsommar performs nightmares in broad daylight

Movie review: Midsommar performs nightmares in broad daylight

Lexi Johnson
July 15, 2019

Whenever I think of a horror movie, my mind immediately jumps to ominous, suspenseful scenes that almost always take place in the dark. But Ari Aster, writer and director of last year’s thriller flick...

fashion blog

Stay Humble, Have Hustle

Kendall Dalton, Practicum Contributor
May 13, 2019

For many students at Oregon State University, fashion is used as an outlet to express themselves. Their inspirations are heavily influenced by their environment, peers and social media. Although these...

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DAMchic: Gameday fashion ‘part of basketball culture’

Jaycee Kalama, News Reporter
April 15, 2019

Oregon State Men’s Basketball starting lineup members, Tres Tinkle and brothers, Ethan and Stephen Thompson Jr., have been known for their extra, yet effortless, gameday style. Being the few players...

Craft Center

Craft Center offers free membership for students

Chloe Stewart, News Contributor
October 15, 2018

“Pyrography, Raku firing, Aizome indigo dying, precious metal clay sculpting, borosilicate torchwork, 3-D modeling and printing and more. The OSU Craft Center is a creative space for students, staff/faculty...

The VR experience

Club founder thinks ‘the world is ready’ for VR tech

Stefanie Gamboa, News Contributor
October 15, 2018

Oregon State University is one of the few universities with a virtual reality and augmented reality club on campus.Virtual reality is a technology that allows the user to be completely immersed into another...

Corvallis Experiments in Noise builds community for eclectic performing artists

Donald Orr, News Contributor
October 1, 2018

Puppetry, poetry and PVC bagpipes intersecting in one place may be an unexpected combination to witness, let alone at your local coffeehouse. Yet regulars of Interzone Coffee may already be familiar with...

Amy Salisbury 

Students on the street: What are you excited for?

Noah Nelson, News Contributor
September 25, 2018

The Baro approached students walking around campus to ask them what they're excited about for this school year. Here is what they had to say.  Amy SalisburyFifth year, civil engineering “Because...

Withycombe Hall is the home of OSU’s Lab Theatre, where the Spring One-Act Festival is held every year.

Spring One-Act Festival showcases student theatre work

Tristan Bailey, Practicum Contributor
May 29, 2018

Festival serves as escape for students from school.For more than a decade, the Lab Theatre at Withycombe Hall has hosted the Spring OneAct Festival, an annual event that consists of six student-directed,...

A Beaver Overdrive club computer with liquid coolant system that is currently being worked on by students. The club currently meets Wednesdays at 6 p.m. in Rodgers Hall, Room 332.

Beaver Overdrive creates learning, internship opportunities

Ryley Martin, Practicum Contributor
May 29, 2018

Students compete in overclocking, improving computer systems.Dedicated to helping students gain experience in thermal management principles early on in their undergraduate careers, Beaver Overdrive, a...


Explained: The symbolism behind Glover’s ‘This is America’ video

Marcus Trinidad, News Producer
May 7, 2018

Filled with cultural dances, historical and contemporary references of racial strife and the uncensored depictions of gun violence, Donald Glover’s new music video for his song “This is America”...

Arielle Miller is a barista at Interzone on Monroe Avenue, which just celebrated its 20th birthday.

Interzone celebrates 20 years

Angelina Macca, Practicum Contributor
April 16, 2018

Local coffee shop gives back to local artists by showcasing art, music.For the last 20 years, Interzone has been a safe haven where the community can showcase art, savor coffee or attend a show.The main...

(Left to right) Eston Hughey, Raymond Seal and Seth Barnhart stand in front of the Farmhouse Fraternity tent in the Memorial Union Quad. Farmhouse is returning after 22 years.

Return of FarmHouse Fraternity

Kendall Jordan, Practicum Contributor
March 19, 2018

FarmHouse relaunches 22 years after shutting down, “Builders of Men” motto.A casual visit to room 354 of Oregon State University’s Student Experience Center on Thursday nights wouldn’t reveal anything...

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