The Shield

Falling through the cracks

Falling through the cracks

Jeana Everhart, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018

Illustration by Sarah Rogers Courtney Hollman struggled to create a balanced schedule with the adviser she was assigned to. After much frustration, the sophomore English education major began looking for a different adviser to give her the help she needed. “I had to try to fix my schedule sever...

Setting the foundation

Sherrianne Standley became the adviser for The Shield in 1976. Standley said she challenged her students to be fair and accurate.

Sarah Rogers, Features Editor

October 1, 2018

Sherrianne Standley walked onto campus in January of 1976 as the new adviser for The Shield with upheaval in the newsroom. The students Standley was now in charge of were writing about faculty members who were not being hired back on account of not having terminal degrees. “I walked right in t...

Financial aid office partners with advisers

Gabi Wy, News Editor

February 4, 2016

Alyssa Smith Junior nutrition major Kristin Pender depends completely on financial aid to pay for college. Student Financial Assistance  is planning to partner with academic advisers to help students like Pender make appropriate course selections. The partnership involves notifying students when t...

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