Misusing the soapbox

  Have you ever found yourself reading the paper and saying, “Why is it called the Sputnik anyway?” and “I wish it was pronounced ‘Spootnik’ because that sounds cooler and more Russian,...

Misusing the soapbox

Happy New Year! We at The Sputnik hope you had an amazing holiday break, and had an awesome time ringing in 2016.   New Years is a really special time because no matter what it never ceases to in...

Misusing the soapbox

This past Saturday was what I call the most depressing day in Facebook history. Years from now we will all remember where we were, and what status we posted, the day the Facebook Wars reached their peak. ...

Let yourself off the hook- a soapbox

Welcome back after a much deserved fall reading week! I hope it was as beneficial and enjoyable for you as it was for me. School, and life, hits top speed in no time, and a time of rest and reflection is needed...

Misusing the Soap Box – Issue 1

So here we are, it’s June and that means the start of another year! Well not really, but for us at The Sputnik it feels that way. For the first time in two years we have a different management team, and that ...

Art mirrors Russia

Russia has always fascinated us in North America. Art by Neha Sekhon Russia, the famous red machine. The Soviet Empire, The Cold War, The Berlin Wall.  Shady politics, strict nationalism, censored media. ...