Sigma Phi Epsilon wins Spirit Sign Contest

Winners of the Homecoming sign contest were Sigma Phi Epsilon, followed by Phi Mu and Zeta Phi Beta Located in Trible Plaza, the 2018 Homecoming spirit signs made by various organizations were displayed for almost all of Homecoming week. Near the end of the week, CAB announced the winners, which added to their point totals…

Review: ‘Spirit Phone’

Lemon Demon’s new album, ‘Spirit Phone,’ is more than a holiday playlist By Miller Bowe It’s Halloween, and this album is perfectly suited for the holiday. “Spirit Phone” by Lemon Demon deals with eerie and supernatural subject matter, but you won’t put it on the shelf on November 1st: it’s so good you’ll listen to…

That’s a wrap!

Local artist Troy Summerell recently completed his third ambulance wrap for CHKD Kristen Ziccarelli If you think a mural only belongs on a flat wall in the middle of a big city, you’re wrong. One of the greatest elements of artistic design is the great variety in choosing a canvas. For his latest project, Virginia…

A classic reborn

‘A Star is Born’ is not your average movie remake By Justine Walton It’s the movie everyone is talking about, so here goes: “A Star is Born” follows the life of a rockstar, Jackson Maine, both on and off stage as his world collides with a struggling musician, Ally, who has given up faith in…

Switch it up: Gaming recs for the holidays

With the Nintendo Switch’s great variety of games, some of them must come out on top With the holiday season just around the corner, it’s important for the average gamer to know exactly what video games are worth buying. Even to everyone out there who can’t afford the Nintendo Switch (which is mostly all of…

Emerging from tragedy

‘The Laramie Project’ gives rural America a spotlight in the LGBTQ conversation By Abby Saether A small town in Wyoming, relatively unknown to the average person, became the center of attention after a horrific crime shook it to its core. “The Laramie Project” focused solely on this tragedy and was first performed in 2000 in…

Love is in the air

TheaterCNU showcases love on stage in their production of ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ Last Friday night, TheaterCNU opened “Much Ado About Nothing” in Peebles Theater as the  first production of the 2018-2019 season. Matthew Ellis plays a central role of Don Pedro, Prince of Aragon, alongside Count Claudio and Benedick (two officers in Don Pedro’s…

Breaking down barriers and building up smiles

Comedian John Poveromo performed his stand-up routine at Cozzy’s Comedy Club and Tavern and interviewed about the mutual enjoyment between audience and comedian By Kristen Ziccarelli Perhaps one of the most obvious facts about comedy is that it makes people laugh. Not everyone has such a talent to appeal to a society with wide-ranging types…

Review: Why the snap matters

The ending of ‘Infinity War’ has been received with incredible popularity and some undeserved criticism regarding the deaths of many characters By Daniel Mosakewicz Since its release in late April, the ending of Marvel Studios’s Infinity War has become unbelievably popular, and of course, notoriously criticized. The main point of criticism often that the deaths…