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The University of Utah womens softball team takes the field against the SDSU Aztecs on Saturday, May 27, 2023.

Utah Softball’s Historic Season Comes to a Bitter End

By Elijah Murray, Sports Writer June 5, 2023

  After defying the odds throughout the season, the Lady Utes bowed out of the Women’s College World Series in the double-elimination round, ending their storybook run to reach the most hallowed...

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‘Queen Charlotte’: A Strange but Enjoyable Series

By Edie Raines, Copy Editor, Arts Writer June 5, 2023

  Netflix’s “Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story,” the latest addition to the now famous “Bridgerton” universe, has become one of Netflix’s most popular shows yet. The mini series allows...

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‘Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom’: Nintendo Makes Another Masterpiece

By Zach Anderson, Arts Writer June 4, 2023

  On May 12, Nintendo released its much-anticipated installment of the Legend of Zelda franchise, “Tears of the Kingdom.” The story remains as it has in every Zelda game: the Demon King, Ganondorf,...

Halle Bailey as Ariel in Disneys live-action The Little Mermaid.

‘The Little Mermaid’: Not Just Another Disney Remake

By Audrey Hall June 3, 2023

  On May 26, Disney released the latest live-action remake of an animated classic to add to their ever-growing collection: "The Little Mermaid." The more of these remakes that Disney releases,...

Brock Purdy leading Iowa State against OSU. (Photo Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)

From Mr. Irrelevant to Mr. Relevant: The Incredible Journey of Brock Purdy

By Max Lepore, Sports Writer June 3, 2023

  The scene is Week 13 of the 2022 NFL season. The 7-4 San Francisco 49ers take on the 8-3 Miami Dolphins. The 49ers, led by veteran quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, were on a 4-game win streak....

Utah quarterback Cameron Rising (#7) awaits the snap from center Paul Maile (#54) during the Rose Bowl Game versus Penn State on Jan. 2, 2023 in Pasadena, CA

What Going to the Rose Bowl Meant to U Students

By Max Lepore, Sports Writer June 2, 2023

  After making their first-ever appearance in the Rose Bowl following the 2021 season, the Utah Utes followed up with an even more remarkable feat. They pulled off the miraculous and somehow took...

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The MUSS Bus: The Full Utah Athletics Experience

By Max Lepore, Sports Writer May 31, 2023

  The Mighty Utah Student Section, or MUSS, was founded more than 20 years ago in 2002. As the winner of ESPN's 2021 Live Más Student Section of the Year, the MUSS plays a key role in the University...

How to Blow Up a Pipeline

‘How to Blow Up A Pipeline’ Is An Explosive Call To Action For A Dying Earth

By Arlo Marler May 30, 2023

  With a title aptly named for its subject matter, never does it actually tell you how to make bombs, just as the nonfiction book by Andreas Malm it's based on doesn't either. Instead, the film hones...

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WGA Writers Strike: It’s Happening Again

By Ethan Blume, Arts Writer May 30, 2023

  As many people know, this is not the first time the WGA has gone on strike. They last went on strike in 2007, which drastically changed the landscape of television. Right around when they began...

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The Future of Baseball in Utah

By Abbey Thomas, Assistant Sports Editor May 29, 2023

  Older than the state itself, the University of Utah baseball team has played thousands of matches since its inception in 1892. The team was welcomed into the Pac-12 conference in early 2012,...