Baylie Clevenger

Recent Articles

History of: Queer Media

08/22/2019 2:21pm

From The Symposium to queer pulp novels of the 50s and 60s, it’s easy to say that queer media has come a long way. We no longer have to know a person who knows a person who has a secret gay book that we can borrow, nor do we have to suffer through the terrible writing and plotlines of those pulp novels. 

Frog Baby Film Festival: A Q&A with chair head Jordan Shoemaker

04/05/2019 4:12pm

Here at Ball State, there are many events available for students to enjoy and participate in. This week, students can enjoy one of the most beloved annual events that occurs here on campus: The Frog Baby Film Festival which will be held tonight at 8 o'clock in Pruis Hall. 

Using social media for mental health resources

04/05/2019 3:27pm

Maybe social media is not the ultimate enemy. Maybe it’s not the one true downfall of meaningful relationships. Maybe the real enemy of mental and social well-being is the excessive use and constant comparison.

Is music just as good as it used to be?

03/19/2019 7:58pm

A lot of the plight also seems to be how much music that is popular now is that it is electronically generated and typically the lyrics are simple and relatively meaningless. The prevalence of rap and hip hop have also been controversial as the catchy beats and easy-to-sing lyrics seem to be loved but also hated at the same time.