Review: ‘Bone House’ by Scott Laudati
Apr17

Review: ‘Bone House’ by Scott Laudati

By Jackie McMahon, Staff Writer “maybe the buffalo jumped the cliff for fun, left their bleached white skulls in the pits looking up. they’re hidden until the thaw. that’s when you’ll find them grinning with the spring bloom. don’t worry, eventually we all shiver in the sun.” This is just one of the many exquisite lines from ‘Bone House’, the second collection of poetry by New York based author Scott Laudati, whose...

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Sunderman Spotlight: Meggie Loughran
Apr13

Sunderman Spotlight: Meggie Loughran

What is your major? Music and International Affairs double Major with a French minor. What is your instrument? Cello What has been the most important part of your conservatory experience? The most important part of my experience in the conservatory has been all the incredible chamber music opportunities I have had. I have been able to work with so many of the faculty members and students and it is this collaboration that makes music...

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A Mirror and Filter of Reality
Apr03

A Mirror and Filter of Reality

By Christopher Condon, Contributing Writer Over the past several years, multiple films have risen as emblems of the advancement of LGBT acceptance. “Call Me by Your Name” and “Love, Simon,” while embracing this spirit wholeheartedly, also stand out as particularly great works of cinema, both garnering critical acclaim and broad appeal to general audiences. What is perhaps most striking about these two films,...

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Capturing Ghostly Music at Gettysburg College
Apr01

Capturing Ghostly Music at Gettysburg College

By Charlie Sternberg, Staff Writer It’s a cold December night in 1988. The marquis on majestic theater reads “Twins” and Bon Jovi is playing on the radios in dorm rooms across Gettysburg College. Most students are partying, but Christopher Kelly has snuck out by the light of the full moon to head toward the battlefield alone, armed with just a tape recorder, a case of instruments, and his own acoustic guitar. Once he reaches the old...

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Netflix to Cancel ‘Stranger Things,’ ‘OITNB,’ and Other Originals to Update Company Image
Apr01

Netflix to Cancel ‘Stranger Things,’ ‘OITNB,’ and Other Originals to Update Company Image

By Jacqueline McMahon, Staff Writer In a shocking turn of events, the popular streaming service Netflix has announced that it will be pulling the plug on many of its beloved original programming, including popular shows like Stranger Things, The Crown, House of Cards, and Orange is the New Black, in order to revamp the company’s image. “It’s a new era for Netflix, and right now we really want to focus on what we think is the future of...

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Sunderman Strings Win Heart of Rabbit, Set to Open for Sammy Adams
Apr01

Sunderman Strings Win Heart of Rabbit, Set to Open for Sammy Adams

By Alex Pearson, Staff Writer “Step right on up, folks. Come on up to the podium,” came the voice of the announcer. The crowd of participants and spectators shuffled forward. Earlier last week was a surprise announcement by the Music Department that student groups could have an opportunity to open for Sammy Adams at Spring Fest if they could successfully complete a secret task.  The crowd was full of talented students, all of whom...

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