Spells, Swords, and Keyboards:The Rapid Growth of eSports

By Andrew Beers Staff Writer In 1972, the megahit Pong was released to arcades in America. The game was such a success that it proceeded to be a popular hit in households as the featured game on the first commercial video game console, the Magnavox Odyssey. Over 40 years later, Pong can be seen as a staple in competitive game. Although popular present day video games such … [Read more...]

Reel History is off to an explosive start

By Andrew Beers Staff Writer As students entered the Air Products Room in Trexler Library, they are greeted by the smiling faces of history and TV/film professors. Popcorn, candies and drinks are complimentary for the enjoyment of the film. Fireball candies are displayed to compliment the theme of the night’s event, “Reel History: Going Nuclear.” This was the second year … [Read more...]