Preston is one of the Associate Editors at The Prairie. He helps manage both print and web content, and she shares social media responsibilities with the editorial board. He is a junior Mass Communication major, and co-hosts the Prairie's +INT podcast.

Author Archives: Preston Thomas

Geeking Out 1 – All About Jojo

Plus INT Logo (Web Version). Art by Chris Brockman.

Plus INT Logo (Web Version). Art by Chris Brockman.

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SPOILERS for Shin Megami Tensei I and Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure!

For the first Geeking Out episode, Preston and Gabe fanboy out about Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure and all of the Shin Megami Tensei series hitting the Playstation Store (plus iOS for some games). They also chat a little about Bloodborne, Sword Art Online and future plans for Plus INT.

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32 – Awkward Pauses and Coughs

For a detailed list of show notes on this episode, including a list of links, click here! Plus INT is back from school and ready to start “season” three! This week, we talk about Nintendo news, Naruto winding down, and the latest controversies in gaming and tech. SPOILERS for Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure! Subscribe and Rate…

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WT graduate follows music aspirations

“The band had been on the radio station and I would help out,” said Izaak Chavez, a graduate of WT, “I had made a joke that if they needed another guitarist to let me know.” Shortly afterwards, the band Abolishment of Flesh invited Chavez to try out. “I was learning songs, juggling classes, working at…

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Dark Souls 2 adds polish and difficulty

The philosophy behind the Souls series of games has always differed from other mainstream games. Never unfair but always uncompromisingly unforgiving, the slightest mistakes are punished and the game never holds the player’s hand. While Demon’s Souls didn’t meet major mainstream success, it introduced a number of innovations, especially in the multiplayer arena with PvP…

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The dead rise again Humans vs. Zombies

It’s spring. The weather is getting warmer, green leaves grow on the trees, the dead rise and the Nerf bullets fly. It’s time again for Humans vs. Zombies at West Texas A&M University, a game where students battle with blasters against their undead classmates from April 7 through April 10. Organized by the RHA, the…

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WT students react to dorm changes

When students living in Cross and Jones hall first found out that both dorms were being reserved for incoming Freshmen enrolled in the university’s Living Learning Community program, reactions varied from indifference to outrage. Vice President of Student Affairs Donna Eddleman, Assistant Director of Residence Life David Wilson and Area Coordinator Lindsey Eggleston held a…

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31 – Best Friends

For a detailed list of show notes on this episode, including a list of links, click here! The gang’s all here in this week’s episode of Plus INT! We talk about the Varsity Theater closing, the latest news on net neutrality, and more! SPOILERS for Catherine! Subscribe and Rate on iTunes! Stream on Stitcher! E-Mail:…

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Classifies: The SCP Foundation

In the heady days of my time in high school, I often found myself scouring the Internet in search of good creepy pasta. For those unfamiliar with the term, it’s a play on a play on words. Copy pastas are stories that are frequently copied and pasted (or ‘pasta-d,’ see what I did there?) around…

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Jones and Cross Hall could become co-ed

Beginning next fall, West Texas A&M will be expanding and moving its Living Learning Communities. Focused on improving the experience of incoming freshmen, the program involves each group of students living in the same dorm, taking the same classes and working with mentors. The originally announced plan involved making both Cross Hall and Jones Hall…

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