The Student News Site of University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma

The Trend

The Student News Site of University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma

The Trend

The Student News Site of University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma

The Trend

Emily Loughridge

Emily Loughridge, Editor-in-Chief

Emily is a third-year communication major from Union City. Emily is obtaining a minor in psychology, as well. She has been on staff for The Trend since the fall of 2021 and loves working with the writers on ideas! Emily also works in the Sports Information Department on campus as the Student Assistant, where she takes photos of the various athletic events and assists with the live broadcast. When she isn't studying or working, Emily can normally be found watching Scrubs, Reba, or How I Met Your Mother and enjoying ice cream on the couch with her boyfriend.


Experience with The Trend:

Editor-in-Chief: Dec. 2022 - present

Managing Editor: May 2022 - Dec. 2022

Contributing Writer: Aug. 2021 - April 2022

All content by Emily Loughridge
Editor-in-Chief Emily Lougrhidge pauses for a moment after cleaning out The Trends office to reflect on all the memories shared there.

Editor’s Note – Feb. 12, 2024

Emily Loughridge, Editor-in-Chief
February 12, 2024
Two teenagers are thrown into the world of Scythes, the people in charge of gleaning or killing their fellow immortal humans in order to slow down overpopulation, in Neal Shustermans book Scyhte.

“Scythe” (Book Review)

Emily Loughridge, Editor-in-Chief
January 3, 2024
Conner Cryer, Luca Gisler, and Tucker McDonald take a minute to chat before their next shots earlier in the season.

Four Drovers Fight into the Top 10

Emily Loughridge, Editor-in-Chief
October 24, 2023
After exhausting himself with various responsibilities, Paul Tointigh crashes on his living floor, surrounded by a mess of homework, papers, books, and a planner.

[Photo] Already Burned Out?

Paul Tointigh, Managing Editor
September 13, 2023
Chandler Leamon-Webb, SPS president, speaks about Forrest Bennett and the ideas he will discuss in SPSs meeting Thursday, Sept. 7 at 6:15 p.m. in Davis 124.

[Photo] SPS Welcomes Forrest Bennett

Gary Jackson, Senior Writer
September 7, 2023
Editor-in-Chief Emily Loughridge helped welcome the incoming freshmen during Science and Arts Welcome Week (SAWW). She continues that welcome as students begin classes today!

Editor’s Note – Aug. 28, 2023

Emily Loughridge, Editor-in-Chief
August 28, 2023
Emily Loughridge (center) takes a moment to thank Kyle Dillingham (left) and the Horseshoe Road Band, including Peter Markes and Brent Saulsbury, after their event at the Czech Hall in Yukon.

A Surprise Dedication

Emily Loughridge, Editor-in-Chief
June 30, 2023
The first event out of the shoots was the saddled bronc riding at the Grady County Fairgrounds.

[Photo] Yee Haw Chickasha!

Paul Tointigh, Managing Editor
June 28, 2023
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