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Love, Simon: A Necessary Film for Young Generations

Hannah Cole, Reporter

March 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

"Love, Simon" is a groundbreaking, important movie that is providing the LGTBQ community with a chance to shine in pop culture. The film, directed by Greg Berlanti, showcases a closeted teen in high school. Simon, played by Nick Robinson, secretly voices his difficulties in having to hide such a large...

Beloved Cast Member in the Marvel Universe Will Be Leaving After Avengers 4

Natalie Fiorella, Reporter

March 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

With the highly anticipated movie 'Avengers: Infinity War' approaching us, one of the stars who's been in eight movies has announced that he will not be returning after the unnamed sequel to Infinity War. Steve Rogers, also known as Captain America, has been a long time character in the Marvel Universe...

2018 Oscars Breakdown

2018 Oscars Breakdown

Rachel Pickett, Editor-in-Chief

February 28, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories

Another year of film has come and gone, and with that brings the annual Academy Awards, or Oscars as they are often called. Before the prestigious show began and the golden trophies were handed out, I sought to watch all 9 Best Picture nominees. While my knowledge of film is extremely limited compared...

2018 Winter Olympics Recap

Natalie Fiorella, Reporter

February 25, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The 2018 Winter Olympics are coming to an end tonight when the Closing Ceremony airs on primetime and Norway came out on top of the final medal count. Norway was predicted to win the most since the beginning, with 39 total medals and 14 gold medals in sports like cross-country skiing. Germany came in...

Ceramicize It!

Ceramicize It!

Lanie Render, Reporter

February 25, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The black wavy hair and collection of Hawaiian shirts encompass the eccentric and unique personality of ceramics teacher, Nick Tomasic. To Tomasic, ceramics is more than just part of his job; it is his passion. Late nights keep him up creating clay and forming new project ideas for his students. Without...

The Pros and Cons of Reading ACOTAR

The Pros and Cons of Reading ACOTAR

Rachel Zimmerli, Reporter

January 29, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

On May 2 of this year, the final book in this phase of Sarah J. Maas’ A Court of Thorns and Roses, more commonly known as ACOTAR, was released and was yet again met with animosity. While being a best selling series for young adults, many parents feel that this series is not appropriate for children...

The Grammys are Changing

Jillian Dunlay, Reporter

January 28, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The 60th annual Grammy Awards are set to premiere tonight, Jan. 28. While the Grammys are widely known as a celebration of the best artists in today’s music industry, the awards have commonly been dominated by white people; after all, only 10 black people have won the award for Album of the Year in ...

The Folly Theater: A History

The Folly Theater: A History

Lauren Prehn, Reporter

January 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

                                                                     © Aaron Dougherty  Among the many venues found i...

Oscar Nominations 2018

Oscar Nominations 2018

Natalie Fiorella, Reporter

January 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The Oscars is an annual award show that focuses on the American film industry. There are 24 awards given that range from Best Actress to Best Visual Effects. This year show is going to be on March 8, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel. The complete list of the nominees follows. Best Picture: Call Me by Your Name ...

Greatest Showman

Greatest Showman

Lanie Render, Reporter

January 20, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

After its release, the film, The Greatest Showman, starring Hugh Jackman has seen great success. Many have flocked to the theaters to experience the music and magic accompanying the life of P.T Barnum. Apart from some theatrical additions, the movie remains somewhat true to the story of the first circus....

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