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Rob Sykora rocks out at CMC

Rob Sykora is not sure when he first heard of the Contemporary Music Center, but the sophomore imagined being accepted into the “school of rock” of study abroad programs before even entering college. An Eastern voice major who also plays the drums, guitar and bass, Sykora is currently spending the […]

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Photography display in McInnis

The photographs Beth Altrogge currently has displayed in The Morgan Gallery, located in McInnis Learning Center, comprise her first solo exhibit ever. The exhibit, titled “Losing Ground,” consists of 14 unique and creative photographs. Altrogge, originally from Indiana, Pa., is currently living in Philadelphia and working at David Sacks Photography […]

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New horror novel gets two monster thumbs up

Owen Pitt’s life was the very definition of boredom. That changed one Tuesday night when his boss suddenly changed into a werewolf and tried to eat him. Five days later, Owen woke up and learned the insane truth: All of the monsters from late-night B-grade horror movies were real and […]

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And the Oscar goes to…

So, it’s my favorite time of year again: award season. The nominations for the 82nd  Academy Awards have been released, and here’s who I believe will leave as winners. Best Picture – AvatarAs much as I hate to say it, the blockbuster movie of this year will more than likely […]

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Sweet Music

Faculty performs recital with a chocolate filling

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Dear John, what happened? Box office hit a disappointment

After the success of The Notebook, the story line of the new film based on a Nicholas Spark’s novel, Dear John, should have developed into something more than a frustrating long-distance relationship with an ambiguous ending. The film, starring Channing Tatum and Amanda Seyfried, opens with attractive cinematography of the […]

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New Play Workshop premieres six plays

The process of creating a play is a complicated affair, sometimes requiring hundreds of people to write, direct or act in a single production. But what if a play could be written, staged, memorized and performed in the course of 24 hours? This impossible mission became possible on Feb. 5 […]

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Great tragedy or just tragic?

Villanova

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Yes! And… improves lives through improv

The stage in McInnis auditorium is covered with students and volunteers who lay flat on their backs. Some giggle, unsure of what’s about to happen. Some wait patiently for instruction. What are they doing there? They’re warming-up for rehearsal for the Yes! And… musical, A Winter Sort of Thing: It’s […]

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Top 5 events of the semester

The Student Activities Board has big plans for this spring semester, and Coordinator of Student Activities Paul Daigle has come up with events that students can attend every weekend. Here is a list of the top five events of the semester that should be on every student’s calendar: 1. Spring […]