Hillian Newswire

News

Letters From Italy

By Erinn Vogel, Bridget Duffy, and MJ Connell

We’ve seen pictures on Facebook and Instagram, but it can be hard to keep in touch with all the world traveling badgers. Here are some insights into the experiences and fun being had on Spring Hill’s campus overseas.

By Bridget Duffy

New and Improved Website for Undergraduate Information

By Natalie Welch

A new, upgraded website for undergraduate academics was launched on September 9th by the Office of Information Technology. The updated website includes the ability to be easily viewed on mobile devices. Dr. Margaret Massey, the Chief Information Officer of the department, says, “We are very proud of the academic programs we have at Spring Hill College, our outstanding faculty, and the success of our students. This new website helps showcase what our faculty and students have accomplished.”

Lifestyle

By Erinn Vogel

Spring Hill’s Tri Deltas are going bald for a day. The girls will be wearing bald caps on October 17th  to raise awareness for childhood cancer.  Tri Delta philanthropy chair and junior, Emily Thrush, along with co-chair and sophomore, Katie Abbot, got the idea from the non-profit, Be Bold Be Bald.

Top Five Fall Fashion Favorites

By Erinn Vogel

The southern heat and humidity can make it difficult to know when to leave behind summer styles and pull out fall fashion. It is hard to put your tanks and shorts away when it is 70 degrees in November especially. Here are some tips to remain seasonally stylish without overheating:

 

Mobile's Top Five Hidden Gems

By Erinn Vogel

 

Part of Spring Hill’s charm is that it is small and community centered. However, occasionally venturing off campus creates new experiences. Maybe you‘ve lived in Mobile for a couple of months or maybe you’ve lived in Mobile for your entire life; either way, the following are places you should investigate:

 

Sports

By Ryan Flynn

Junior Eric Miniclier recently got a very rare opportunity. He was able to travel to Glendale, Co. to train with coaches from the USA rugby team through a group called Serevi Rugby. Serevi Rugby is an elite training academy that recruits players all across the country and invites the worthy to come train with them. Miniclier gained exposure when he went to the regional tryout in New Orleans last spring.

Frisbee Excited About First Home Tournament

By Ryan Flynn

This Saturday and Sunday the Spring Hill College Ultimate Frisbee team will be hosting its first home tournament of the season. The tournament will take place at Founder’s Park in Fairhope, AL. 17 different schools from across the southeast will be represented in the Spring Hill hosted tournament. Play will begin at 9 am.

Cross Country Looks to Improve

By Ryan Flynn

Both the men’s and women’s cross country teams had got out to a strong start for the 2014 season. The men’s team finished 4th out of 10 teams at the Martin Epps Classic while the women’s team finished 5th out of 13 teams. The Badger cross country teams fell off a bit in their second outing as the men finished 10th out of 11 teams at the UAH/Earl Jacob Memorial and the women finished 11th out of 13 teams.

Our Mission

The Hillian Newswire is an immediate news provider service targeted specifically for the students of Spring Hill College. The Hillian Newswire is dedicated to providing the most up-to-date news, allowing instantaneous access to the latest sports story, newest lifestyle stories and most recent breaking news. The Hillian Newswire is a free newswire service led by the students for the students.

Video and Photo Policy

The images and videos on The Hillian Newswire are not in the public domain. The photos and videos used are credited to the owner or institution in which they originated. Downloading, copying or using any image or video without written consent from The Hillian Newswire staff is prohibited. The owner of the image is identified beneath the photo or at the end of the story. After permission is granted, the images or videos may be used, but it must contain a proper credit line to The Hillian Newswire and the original creator.

Newswire on Twitter

Come to the Fairway Apartments at 3 in pink to get your picture taken for the cover of the SpringHillian and show... http://t.co/xxezdmWZVG1 day 17 hours ago
The SpringHillian Cares! Throw a pink shirt on and come to the Fairway Apartments Sunday to show your support for... http://t.co/53jI5Z1ov23 days 18 hours ago
These badgers are intrigued! Grab a copy and find out why! http://t.co/4ls8lqX3KH1 week 4 days ago
It's our weekly review session and we like what we see! Grab this weeks issue and find out what's new on the... http://t.co/D2dLSqf51s1 week 4 days ago
The SpringHillian staff reviewed the paper and we likewhat we see! Grab this weeks issue and check out our hard work! http://t.co/XL9g0V4sYx1 week 4 days ago
Want to be featured in "Around the Hill" like these cool cats? Tweet pictures of you or your friends and hashtag... http://t.co/mrNjXi4Dj62 weeks 4 days ago