The State Hornet

Anti-Vietnam War activist author speaks at library

Johanna Pugh

December 4, 2014

The walls of the University Library Gallery are lined with paintings depicting veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Some figures are hunched over as shadows surround them, while others are drawn recalling memories of their time on the battlefield.At the front of this room stood anti-...

Urban Outfitters makes fun of tragedy

The $129

Erika Bradley

September 16, 2014

Nearly 44 years since the Kent State shooting where four students were killed protesting the Vietnam War, Urban Outfitters distastefully produced a faded red sweatshirt with the University’s logo and blood splatter.  The $129 sweatshirt was pulled from the online website and listed as “Kent Stat...