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SAG Awards “Girls Only” Presenters

SAG Awards “Girls Only” Presenters

Cassandra Jaskiewicz, Entertainment Editor

January 31, 2018


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On Jan. 21,  2018 the “Screen Actors Guild” (SAG) awards took place in Los Angeles. Host Kristen Bell, an actress most known for her role in Disney’s “Frozen” as well as “The Good Place,” tried to make the event special. Bell’s power as host and connection to the “Timesup” led her to...

Case Closed

Case Closed

Cassandra Jaskiewicz, Entertainment Editor

January 31, 2018


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Recently, the Larry Nassar court case came to a close after many heartfelt and powerful testimonies that resulted in Nassar being sentenced with 40 to 175 years in prison for the years of abuse that he inflicted upon many of the athletes under his care. Many female athletes had come forward accusi...

Screen Actors Guild Award Winners

Screen Actors Guild Award Winners

January 24, 2018


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MOVIES Supporting male actor Steve Carell, “Battle of the Sexes” Willem Dafoe, “The Florida Project” Woody Harrelson, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Richard Jenkins, “The Shape of Water” WINNER: Sam Rockwell, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Supporting female ...

An A-list Protest

An A-list Protest

Cassandra Jaskiewicz, Entertainment Editor

January 24, 2018


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The Golden Globes took place on Jan. 7, 2018. This year, the ceremony did more than celebrate film industry professionals and the works that they produce. Fashion and activism combined to protest sexual assault and harassment during one of the most-watched events of the year. From Natalie Portman c...

New seasons and new shows to watch out for in 2018

New seasons and new shows to watch out for in 2018

Anjanae Crump, Editor-In-Chief

January 24, 2018


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This year there’s no shortage of new TV shows to keep you entertained. Below is a short list of new shows, along with an older show that’s finally been renewed for new seasons. “The Chi” – Lena Waithe’s Showtime series “The Chi” engulfed watchers in an action-packed and heart-pulling ...

Dreamers and Doers: Fall 2017 Edition of Silver & Blue

UNO Public Relations

December 3, 2017


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Drew Kinchen spent her summer days in T-shirts and gloves, digging carefully through Austrian soil for remnants of a plane crash that happened 73 years earlier when a Tuskegee Airman was flying a reconnaissance mission during World War II. As a senior anthropology major at the University of New Orleans,...

“Stranger Things” season a must-watch for previous fans and newbies

“Stranger Things” season a must-watch for previous fans and newbies

Kellie Vedros, Reporter

December 3, 2017


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“Stranger Things” was a hit when it first aired on Netflix in 2016. A nod to  '80s movies such as “Nightmare on Elm Street” and “Ghostbusters,” “Stranger Things” took a cast of talented actors, including Winona Ryder, and created a series that felt very out-of-the-blue. Complete with ...

“The Disaster Artist” a heartfelt, hilarious and poignant film

“The Disaster Artist” a heartfelt, hilarious and poignant film

Jeff Boudreaux, Contributer

December 3, 2017


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How ironic is it that “The Room” (2003), a movie some consider as the worst of all time, should spawn one of the year’s best films 14 years later? Alas, the hilarious, poignant and aptly titled “The Disaster Artist” isn’t only about the making of “The Room.” It also spotlights two unknown ...

“Heartbreak on a Full Moon” exceeds expectation

Ariell Reed, Reporter

November 19, 2017


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On Oct. 31, R&B singer Chris Brown released his eighth studio album, Heartbreak on a Full Moon exclusively on Spotify and Apple Music. Physical copies of the double disc album were released on Nov. 3. On Halloween, the pop star hosted a free album release party at Universal Studios in Los Angele...

Kevin Spacey disowned for sexual assault allegations

Cassandra Jaskiewicz, Assistant Layout Editor

November 19, 2017


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It seems the world of Hollywood has toppled over with sexual assault allegations, but no one’s career has taken a hit quite like Kevin Spacey’s. Well-known for his roles in “The Usual Suspects” and “Baby Driver,” Spacey has faced severe repercussions from the recent sexual assault allegati...

Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals of 2017

Sofia Gilmore-Montero, News Editor

November 19, 2017


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For years, Black Friday has been known as the best day to grab deals for all of your Christmas (and non-Christmas) needs.  Every year, many new lists come out with the greatest bargains from different stores. Instead of looking at hundreds of websites, just take a look at the comprehensive list below...

Five rules for a successful college Friendsgiving

Cassandra Jaskiewicz, Assistant Layout Editor

November 19, 2017


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If you can’t head home for the holidays because of distance, school obligations, or simple unwillingness to make the trip, that doesn't mean you are doomed to spend the holiday all by yourself. Thanksgiving is an easy holiday to spend with the friends who have become family.   Here are ...

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