An unadvertised requirement to return to CSU

By: Dina Usanovic Many Ohio universities have required a negative COVID test to return to campus for the spring semester, including Bowling Green State University, Kent State University, and Baldwin Wallace University. This left me wondering whether Cleveland State would follow suit for future semesters. However, it became apparent that CSU had a similar requirement, …

Pricey parking passes

A modern day extortion By: Dina Usanovic Cleveland State University is known for its affordable education. With advantages such as a lock on tuition prices, the 2-for-1 plan for freshmen, and a commuter-friendly atmosphere, attending CSU does not have to break the bank. However, there is one area in which the university does not help …

Vaccine requirements for universities

The possibility of a vaccinated generation By: Dina Usanovic While the COVID vaccine has just recently become available for emergency use, there is a genuine possibility that the vaccine will become a requirement for attending higher-level education institutions, including Cleveland State. The vaccine has been surrounded with controversy, which is detailed in a previous opinion …

Go vegan or go home

By Dina Usanovic The vegan, or plant-based, diet has been growing in popularity significantly since the early 2010s. This diet restricts its followers from consuming any animal-based products, including eggs and dairy. The vegan diet is significantly more restrictive than the vegetarian diet, which allows animal-based products and only prohibits meat and fish. While many …

27 Coffee Club: Are the pink lattes worth the hype?

By Maddie Saines Located on the west side of downtown Cleveland, nestled just above the Flats area is a new aesthetic, local cafe, bar, and restaurant named 27 Coffee Club, better known as your “Local Coffee Dealers.”  Recently opened by Cleveland native, and popular artist Machine Gun Kelly (MGK) at the end of September, this …

Ranking the 10 Thanksgiving food staples

By Nick Hawks Yahoo! News, gimmesomeoven.com, lifemadesimplebakes.com, lifeisbutadish.com, Edited by Connor Mahon Do you think when the leaves start to fall, turkeys flock to their hidden bunker-like Will Smith in “I Am Legend” when the sun goes down? As the staple of the Thanksgiving meal, 46 million turkeys are gobbled up every year on Nov. …