William Seekamp


Illustration by Molly Lowney.

PODCAST: The transition from RBG to Amy Coney Barrett

This podcast is a conversation with Political Science professors, Dr. Bill Curtis and Dr. Gary Malecha, about the confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court of the United States, and the effects it will have. They also discussed their favorite memories of justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Turney putting the finishing touches on his painting Ranked 83rd.Photo courtesy of Travis Turney.

'I'm not going to just sit back and do nothing'

After COVID-19 caused the nation to go into lockdown, Turney was left with a hole in his schedule. True to character, Turney chose not to "sit back and do nothing.” With the cancelation of the season, he now had time to do something he had been eyeing for a while: start an art business.

William Seekamp is the sports editor for The Beacon.

STAFF OPINION: Read the obituary section

One method I have found for coping with the stress of school is reading the obituary section. It helps me take a step back and a deep breath from my coursework and allows me to recalibrate with myself.

From above, campus is peaceful. On the ground, students struggle with rising COVID cases and a tuff election.

Community in a pandemic

The last thing Raphaelle LeBlanc expected to happen when she DM’d Megan Rapinoe last summer inviting her to a Pilot’s Talk was a response.