Category Archives: COLLEGE LIFE

COLUMN: Mind Your Body

Society Staff Writer | Jessica Sees | js392211@ohio.edu

Many of us don’t understand how greatly the connection between our mind and body affects our stress levels and overall happiness. With midterms coming to an end and preparation for finals starting to creep over the horizon, this is the perfect time to start a weekly column on ways you can strengthen your connection to yourself and your Self (more to come on that distinction, trust me) in order to assure your sanity through the upcoming weeks.

As a meditation and self-awareness enthusiast, I can provide those interested in becoming more self-aware with some helpful hints and methods to point them in the direction of a more peaceful life. If this sounds like you, continue reading, my friend!

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Tips and Tricks to Secure Any Internship

Lifestyle Staff Writer | Isabella Karamol | ik570311@ohio.edu | @isabellakaramol

Internships can be a challenging thing to get a hold on for anyone. Whether you’re looking for one, applying for one or interviewing for one, it takes a lot out of a person. But with these tips, hopefully it can alleviate some stress for all the fellow internship searchers out there.

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College Courting: Date Ideas for College Students

Culture Editor | Jackie Petre | jp774811@ohio.edu | @jackie_janelle

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However, the thing about college is that you don’t need to go on a fancy, high- class date to get to know someone or have fun. This is the time to get creative and come up with some interesting and unique date ideas. Luckily, there are plenty of options at your fingertips that are super easy and won’t break the bank.

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Humans of Athens: Halloween Edition, Bryan Croft

Culture Staff Writer | Raichel Jenkins | rj790813@ohio.edu | @rj790813

*Editor’s Note: In spirit of HallOUween weekend here in Athens, FANGLE decided to interview people in their halloween costumes while in character.

Bryan Croft is a freshman business major from Louisville, KY.

Bryan Croft is a freshman business major.
Bryan Croft is a freshman business major

FANGLE: So, the obvious question, what is your Halloween costume?
BC: I’m being an OU squirrel.

F: Have you ever had any encounters with the famous OU squirrels?
BC: *Blank stare and runs away

F: What advice do you have for taming the OU squirrels we see on campus? Is it possible to live in harmony with the creatures?
BC:
Just don’t touch their nuts.

F: As an OU squirrel, what would your advice be to the campus?
BC: Watch both ways before crossing the street.

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Racial tension still exists, take stance for justice

Lifestyle Staff Photographer | Tyler Ross | tr060513@ohio.edu

You may not have been there or even know what it was about, but the Hands Up Walk Out Protest was quite possibly the beginning of real awareness and change in the United States. The Hands Up Walk Out protest was in response to the recent tensions between civilians and police, specifically among black youth.

FANGLE Magazine|  Tyler Ross
FANGLE Magazine | Tyler Ross

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FANGLE Dating App of Week: Tinder burn you? Try Twine

Culture Staff Writer | Laura Frey | lf585911@ohio.edu

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Try Twine for a matchmaking experience.

Do you feel like you haven’t found the right one yet? Are you getting tired of meeting hopeless people at the bar? Do you feel like you’re having meaningless conversations with people and you want a little more substance? Well, now it’s time to download Twine — self-dubbed “the first intellectual dating app.”

 

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FANGLE Greek Files: Phi Delta Theta

Lifestyle Editor | Diana Wiebe | dw923311@ohio.edu | @DoctorDwiebe

This week we are profiling a senior from the fraternity Phi Delta Theta. Here’s what
Andrew Carf had to say about his time with the Phi Delts.

Photo Caption: Andrew Carf, pictured in the middle, hangs out with his two favorite  littles at the Phi Delta Theta Formal last April.
Andrew Carf, pictured in the middle, hangs out with his two favorite
littles at the Phi Delta Theta Formal last April.

Name: Andrew Carf
Major: Marketing
Year: Senior
Relationship Status: Taken

FANGLE: Why Phi Delta Theta?
Andrew Carf: When I first came to school, I was kind of against the fraternity culture because of horror stories about hazing and binge drinking. I was a sheltered incoming freshman, but then, once I was brought around to the guys of Phi Delta
Theta by my freshman roommate, I discovered that that’s really not what it’s all about. We have our fun, but that’s a small portion of what we do.
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Getting fit, gaining class credit

Lifestyle Staff Writer | Isabella Karamol | ik570311@ohio.edu

Do you love being outside? There’s a class for that. What about exercising? There’s a class for that. The list of courses offered at Ohio University is endless. Scheduling for spring semester is quickly approaching, and whether you know exactly what you want to take or not, there are classes offered that won’t bring your GPA down and will bring your spirits up.  Continue reading Getting fit, gaining class credit