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Oscar nomination roars with triumph

Oscar nomination roars with triumph

Kristin Priest, Staff Writer
February 24 • 34 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, movies

Though the movie Lion only earned over $30 million, it demonstrates an indescribable level of joy woven into a story of pain and sorrow that is not shown in a typical commercial movie. Directors Emile Sherman, Iain Canning and Angie Fielder make sure that everyone’s heart will be touched by this movie, especially because o...

“Angry Birds: Blast” game app Review

“Angry Birds: Blast” game app Review

Alex Rossi, Staff Writer
February 23 • 81 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, games

The Angry Birds are back seven years after the app was first released now that Angry Birds: Blast is now available. Join them against their world renowned villains, the Green Pigs. The game is a tap-to-match puzzle game, that doesn't have a story. As with all Angry Birds games, players’ ultimate objective ...

Guide to handling newfound magical abilities and temperamental dragons

Guide to handling newfound magical abilities and temperamental dragons

Lilly Bucher, Staff Writer
February 22 • 60 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, books

The one thing that was wrong with Uprooted by Naomi Novik, was that there was nothing wrong at all. Even though fantasy is my go-to genre, this novel exceeded all my requirements for a good fairy tale. It has magic, family, friendship and if you look close enough, even a little bit of love. In the ...

Awaken, My Love! album review

Awaken, My Love! album review

Justin Cupps, News Editor
February 16 • 71 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, music

In September my brother immersed me in enough rap and hip-hop that I began enjoying it as a genre. Since then, the music I listen to has been integrated with artists such as Chance the Rapper, Jon Bellion, Milo, Open Mike Eagle and Childish Gambino. Among the first full rap mixtapes that I listened to–and still one of my fa...

Music that saved 2016

Music that saved 2016

Sabrina Bohn, Staff Writer
January 24 • 550 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, music

To see 2016 positively, all you have to do is look on the musical side.

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Upcoming 2017 movies

Upcoming 2017 movies

Carly Anderson, Staff Writer
January 19 • 471 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, movies

One of the best distractions from any rough situation is a good movie. Whether you’re getting over a breakup, bad grade or maybe you’re just trying to move past the atrocity we’re calling 2016, movies always make things better. After a tough political campaign, the losses of numerous celebrities ...

saintmotelevision album review

saintmotelevision album review

Justin Cupps, News Editor
December 22 • 361 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, music, showcase

There are very, very few albums or artists or songs that I listen to for more than eight months at a time. One of the exceptions to this is indie rock band Saint Motel, so when their new album saintmotelevision was released this past October, I got really excited. However, I was soon met with disappointment. But first, a littl...

pacifica app review

pacifica app review

Samantha Gaddis, Staff Writer
December 15 • 390 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, technology

Pacifica uses real-life therapy strategies to help you learn to cope with or even overcome your disorder.

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Review

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Review

Alex Rossi, Staff Writer
December 5 • 181 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, movies

Unlike the original Harry Potter movies, the main characters here are all adults, and the story is much more of a grown-up suspense/thriller than a kid-centric adventure.

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Doctor Strange movie review

Doctor Strange movie review

Grant Aden, Sports Editor
November 29 • 239 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, movies, showcase

Beginning back in 2008 with Iron Man, Marvel Studios have produced 13 films including Captain America, Thor, Guardians of the Galaxy and The Avengers. Now, the newest entry into the cinematic universe is Doctor Strange. Benedict Cumberbatch, well known from the TV series Sherlock, stars as Stephan S...

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