Brittany Viar

Brittany Viar

A Lumberjack Recipe Book: The True Flavors of NAU

Most NAU students are hungry, broke, and sad. It’s about time to turn that frown upside down, and begin thinking about Xmas and its many miracles—like food.

The Dos and Don’ts of Finals Week at NAU

The time of the semester consisting of suffering and endless death wishes is quickly approaching— Finals Week.

5 Sneaky Places to Park on NAU’s Campus

Most NAU students who don’t have a campus parking permit want to die—and understandably so.

The 5 Saddest Places to Eat Thanksgiving Alone at NAU

The best food-related holiday is right around the corner—but your family disowned you for putting them thousands of dollars in debt and you have to fend for yourself this Thanksgiving. On NAU’s beautiful campus, though, there are many places to eat a meal alone. It’ll be super depressing, but this is all you’ve got. So, […]

The Weird Lumberjacks You’ll Meet in Your NAU Classes

At universities across the nation students sit in lectures and stare at that nose picker in the back row and ask themselves: “Am I the only one seeing this?” The Black Sheep would like you assure you that you are not. Each of us has either encountered a strange student or ARE that strange student—but no […]

Real True NAU Roommate Horror Stories

Roommates: You can’t live with ‘em, and you aren’t allowed by Northern Arizona to live without ‘em. Living in a dorm will be quite a ride for you. It’ll definitely be something you’ll want to write about in your diary. As Charles Dickens once said, “It was the best of times, it was the worst […]

7 Northern Arizona University Halloween Costumes That Would Make Rita Cheng Blush

Halloween is right around the corner and it’s time for us Lumberjacks to properly prepare. This is the time of year to truly release your wild side and let your inner weirdness shine through. Without further ado, here are some of the greatest Halloween costumes fit for NAU Students that are guaranteed to turn heads—and […]

A VERY SERIOUS Petition to Remove NAU Astronomy Professor, Chad Trujillo

What kind of person doesn’t love the solar system? It’s glorious, mesmerizing, and it makes you realize just how small and unimportant you are. All its bodies work together in harmony to make up our perfect universe: The Sun, Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto. Sounds like a cute little bunch, […]

So You Pooped Your Pants at the Hot Spot

We understand. All the nearby bathrooms had a “Closed for Cleaning” sign on them and you were really looking forward to relieving yourself using the “drop and flush” method. Now, here you are in the Hot Spot crying into your bowl of soup. You’ve got soiled pants, and soiled dreams. You may as well call […]

The Top 10 Ways to Die at NAU

This is serious business, friends. Going to NAU just means the cold embrace of death is upon you. It doesn’t matter how young or healthy you are, you’re going down with the rest of us. However, living is possible, but you’ll have to dodge a few bullets first. Without further ado, here lies various causes […]