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The Art of Horror Film: A look into the art of everything frightening.
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The Art of Horror Film: A look into the art of everything frightening.

When I was little, my mom and I would frequently visit a local bookstore whenever she dragged me along on her errands. I remember this store fondly, and how I would always pick out my books quickly in order to have enough time to run to the back and peek […]

The Struggles of Entertainment in 2021: When can live entertainment open their curtains?
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The Struggles of Entertainment in 2021: When can live entertainment open their curtains?

In a world of isolation and disconnection, technology has been a lifesaver during this pandemic, especially for the arts. Like every other industry, the live entertainment scene was dramatically impacted during the COVID-19 pandemic. Broadway theatres went dark last March and will continue to be closed until at least May […]

Eastern’s 24 Hour Play Workshop: Insight on the creative works of Eastern students and alumni.
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Eastern’s 24 Hour Play Workshop: Insight on the creative works of Eastern students and alumni.

When you think about how long it takes to write a play, you probably think of it taking days, weeks, months, or even years to finish and get to be stage-ready; however, a group of Eastern students and alumni, along with a production team, took on the challenge of writing […]

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Top 6 Shows to Watch in Isolation: Some “not-so-popular” shows to spice up your quarantine boredom.

Finding shows on Netflix can be difficult on its own, adding extra time on our hands can make it almost impossible to find something binge-worthy. I don’t know if it’s just me, but I am pretty sure I have watched more shows in these past 10 months than I have […]

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2020 Music in the Midst of a Pandemic: A look at the best COVID-19 music.

The year 2020 — a year of adversity, fear, uncertainty, and major struggle. Mental health, small business prosperity and normal life took a decline into what seemed like a dark abyss. Smaller artists in the music industry took a large hit as well, with many artists struggling to stay afloat […]

Quarantine has made the majority of people itch for a

change in scenery. While many people may not be com-
fortable traveling and staying at hotels, national parks or camping trips are a great solution.
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The Art of Travelling: Insight on the best ways to plan your next trip.

I am writing this as I am quarantined in my room, dreaming of the open roads, the mountains, the long hikes and the smell of campfires. When it comes to traveling, it is much more than just packing a suitcase and showing up. Traveling is an art, from budgeting to […]

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Rereading the Great Gatsby: An underrated classic offers the chance to relearn how to read.

Literature has a way of bringing impossible things to life with your own eyes and your very own imagination. You are the one to create the images; the words just guide you. I have always loved reading, since the first ever book was read to me on a parent’s lap. […]

This painting was inspired by another person’s art-
work that Sulecki saw; however, the artist found her

inspiration by making the painting abstract. The colors
and proportions of the art make Sulecki’s work distinct
and unique, making this painting one of the artist’s favorites.
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Color in the Shadows: A feature on an unknown artist on Eastern’s campus.

Elizabeth Sulecki, a junior on Eastern’s campus, has been an artist for years, but she hadn’t always known of her artistic calling. When Sulecki was a little girl, her mom did what every parent did, put their child on a sports team; however, Sulecki had no interest in sports. “I […]

“On the Rocks” was released on Oct. 23, 2020. The movie
highlights a reconnection between daughter and father while
Rashida Jones’ character, Laura Jones, is having insecurities
about her own marriage. The comedy-drama captures the
complexities within human relationships and the gray that
appears throughout life.
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“On the Rocks”: A look at this heartwarming film in the midst of the year 2020.

The 2020 release “On The Rocks” puts a twist on the cliché father-daughter film, and the cast makes it an early awards season contender. Bill Murray and Rashida Jones shine as the lead duo in A24’s latest drama. The film marks the third collaboration between Sofia Coppola and Bill Murray. […]

Wednesday Night Worship takes place at Olson field.
Worship teams sing praises to God and feature a speaker. For
this collaboration, students were able to experience the different
types of Eastern’s worship come together.
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Eastern’s Worship Collaboration: A night of worship by Wednesday Night Worship, Precious Movements, and Unceasing.

On Wednesday, Oct. 21, Precious Movements, Unceasing Prayer Ministry, and Wednesday Night Worship (WNW) worked together to put on an evening of worship that combined the strengths of all the different forms of worship that these organizations practice. It took place in the evening, at nine o’clock at night, just […]