Grand Valley Lanthorn

The Tale of Tinder

Emily Eaton, Columnist

August 26, 2019

A lot of people told me college is the place to find a man. I’ve met a manifold of men, none lasting more than a month. They always come back (for your information), but that’s beside the point. Anyways, as the majority of us ...

When tech companies continuously invade our privacy, what is the last straw?

Dylan Grosser, Columnist

August 26, 2019

To no one’s surprise, Facebook has been caught yet again in a scandal of using its social media platform to collect private data from users without them knowing. According to an article in Bloomberg News, Facebook has been taking users' audio conversations from the Facebook Messenger app and having them transcribed by contractors. Facebook...

How to turn $100 into $1M during college

Nick Moran, Editor-in-Chief

August 18, 2019

College really has a unique way of making your wallet feel truly empty. It’s that same magic that makes ramen noodles taste a little better and downloading textbooks feel a little less illegal. But regardless of how little...

Top 5 songs of the summer that never were

Ryan Reichard, Staff Reporter

August 18, 2019

The summer of 2019 has been rather mundane compared to other summers in terms of seasonal hits. “Old Town Road” by Lil’ Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus has sat comfortably at the top of the billboard charts for the entirety of the ...

Lower Grand River dredging proposal is a bad idea

Eric Snyder

June 9, 2019

In re-reading a speech given by Luna Leopold, professor at University of California, Berkeley, entitled “Ethos, Equity and the Water Resource,” he makes the point that without a guiding principle, or ethos, for wise management, ...

The Student News Site of Grand Valley State University