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2016: The year of the superhero movies

2016: The year of the superhero movies

March 11, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Movies, Opinion

By Zoe Jackson '16 | Page Editor Nerds, fans and casual moviegoers can all agree that 2016 is a great time to be alive. Superhero movies are gaining more respect in Hollywood, with films about our favorite heros bringing both crowds and cash to the industry. I cannot wait to see what else this yea...

“The X-Files” revamp worthy of preceding cult-classic era

“The X-Files” revamp worthy of preceding cult-classic era

March 7, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Opinion

By Brendan Cauvel '16 | Copy Editor For those who haven’t heard of or seen “The X-Files,” I can’t say I blame you. To many, it sits as just another science fiction show from the ‘90. Those who have seen it, however,  know that it's one of the most successful, entertaining, and longest runn...

The 1975 debut second album with renewed zeal

The 1975 debut second album with renewed zeal

March 2, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Music, Opinion

By Liz Bigham '18 | Page Editor It’s been 910 days since The 1975 released its debut album. Now the Manchester-based group is back with its sophomore album ludicrously titled “I like it when you sleep, for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it”. The album, released Feb. 26, is a whopping ...

Behind the art with Jen Toenjes

March 2, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Features

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Mr. Blue Devil pageant tonight to benefit The Empowerment Plan

Mr. Blue Devil pageant tonight to benefit The Empowerment Plan

February 10, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Featured Content, Galleries, News, Uncategorized

By Will Muawad '17 | Staff Writer Tonight is Student Association’s Mr. Blue Devil event, a male “beauty” pageant. All proceeds goes to The Empowerment Plan. “It is an all boys pageant that pokes fun at beauty pageants,” Mr. Blue Devil event committee chair, Hannah Connors ’16 said. It ...

My view: Star Wars movie watch marathon

My view: Star Wars movie watch marathon

January 22, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Movies, Opinion

By Claire Hubbell '17 | Staff Writer As I have grown and matured into the strong, independent woman I am today, I have learned quite a number of things about myself along the way. Unfortunately for myself and those who are close to me, I have discovered the sad reality that is my poor excuse of a wo...

How to make peppermint bark

January 19, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

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Top 5 movies to see this holiday break

Top 5 movies to see this holiday break

December 18, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Movies, Opinion

By Zoe Evans '17 | Pulse Social Media Coordinator The two week period of Winter Break is the best time to catch up on what’s new in theaters. With an array of genres, ratings, and titles, no moviegoer is left without options. Here are some top names that you can go see in theaters over break: ...

Thrilling must-reads for the holiday break

Thrilling must-reads for the holiday break

December 17, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Opinion

By Lauren Pankin '16 | Copy Supervisor Last winter break, I went to Paris, Tokyo, and Colombia--all in a single day, and for under $50. Treat yourself to similar vacations this holiday season by picking up one of these great reads. Whether you’re planning on basking in Florida sun, skiing d...

Top 7: Things to look forward to in “Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens”

Top 7: Things to look forward to in “Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens”

December 17, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Movies, Opinion

By Erykah Benson '17 | Page Editor It’s a matter of days before nerds everywhere congregate to watch what is predicted to be one of the biggest movies of the year. “Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens,” is set to premiere on Friday, Dec. 18 in theaters everywhere. According to The Hollywood...

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