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Miley Cyrus Returns to Her Roots with “Malibu”

Miley Cyrus Returns to Her Roots with “Malibu”

William DeMuria, Editor-in-Chief
May 22 • 92 views
Filed under Arts, Music, Literature, Trending Now

The 24-year-old former Disney Channel star has chosen to put down the foam finger and teddy bears in favor of a more laid-back look that is reminiscent of her country origins to begin her new era of music. With the release of her brand new single, “Malibu,” off of her upcoming sixth studio album,... Read more »

Katy Perry is “Chained to the Rhythm”

Katy Perry is “Chained to the Rhythm”

William DeMuria, Pop Culture Editor, Writer
February 16 • 231 views
Filed under Arts, Music, Literature, Trending Now

Katy Perry is back and better than ever with her brand new single, “Chained to the Rhythm,” which was released on Feb. 10. “Chained to the Rhythm” is Perry’s first single since the release of her promotional single for the Olympics, “Rise,” which was released this past summer. This so... Read more »

The Art of Dance

The Art of Dance

Ashlyn Cooper, Writer
January 20 • 198 views
Filed under Arts, Music, Literature

In recent years, I was promoted from a dance student to a dance teacher. In this transition, I have gained a lot of insight on the way dance helps shape a human being. Once I became a teacher, it was easy to see the way the discipline of dance forms the character of a young person. Looking back on my... Read more »

Spreading Joy with Christmas Music

Spreading Joy with Christmas Music

Stephanie Fragoulias, Writer
January 8 • 224 views
Filed under Arts, Music, Literature

A controversial question throughout the holiday season is when is it acceptable to begin listening to Christmas music? Some say after Halloween, others after Thanksgiving, while there are also people who think Dec. 1 is still too early. Regardless of when people begin listening to the seasonal classic... Read more »

“Dangerous Woman” at a Glance

“Dangerous Woman” at a Glance

William DeMuria, Writer
June 13 • 386 views
Filed under Arts, Music, Literature

On May 20, Ariana Grande released her third studio album, “Dangerous Woman.” Unlike her first two albums, “Yours Truly” and “My Everything,” the chart-topping superstar is revealing a whole new side of herself that her fans have yet to see. “Dangerous Woman” is an interesting comb... Read more »

The Problem with Mallory Dodge

The Problem with Mallory Dodge

Christina McLaughlin, Managing Editor
June 8 • 434 views
Filed under Arts, Music, Literature

It turns out there really isn’t anything wrong with forever, as long as you’re willing to fight for it.  Written by #1 New York Times Bestselling Author of The Lux and Covenant Series’ Jennifer L. Armentrout brings to life one of her first young adult novels and hopefully not her last. Jennifer... Read more »

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Abby Anderko, Editor-in-Chief
June 8 • 487 views
Filed under Arts, Music, Literature, Trending Now

Pictures can tell a thousand stories. In Ransom Riggs’ novel, “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children”, he offers a new perspective on how to combine both a new take on old photographs with an impressive story that coincides. Through the brilliant use of old photographs, Riggs has create... Read more »

100 Years of Honoring Journalism and the Arts

100 Years of Honoring Journalism and the Arts

Abby Anderko, Writer
May 16 • 404 views
Filed under Arts, Music, Literature, Current News, Features, Trending Now

“Honoring excellence in Journalism and the arts, for 100 years” reads the slogan painted in gold scripted letters that greets visitors of Pulitzer Prize website. Since 1916, when the first Pulitzer Prizes were administered, this award has been regarded as the highest honor in journalism and the arts. Started... Read more »

A Turn of Events

A Turn of Events

Christina McLaughlin, Writer
March 17 • 296 views
Filed under Arts, Music, Literature

The Hunger Games, The Maze Runner Trilogy, The Divergent Series and many more are examples in the YA (young adult) book genre that showcase stories involving a savior and a quest.  This storyline has become a little overplayed as almost everyone knows about the vampires, zombies and other science ficti... Read more »

Lady Gaga Pays Tribute to David Bowie with an Exciting Grammy Performance

Lady Gaga Pays Tribute to David Bowie with an Exciting Grammy Performance

Jenny Loshiavo, Writer
February 22 • 282 views
Filed under Arts, Music, Literature, Current News, Pop Culture

Lady Gaga preformed an unforgettable tribute to the world-known music icon David Bowie, this weekend at the Grammys. Despite Bowie’s unmatchable style, Gaga captured the best and most famous moments of Bowie’s life and celebrated them on live television. Just as the news of Bowie’s death hit the ... Read more »

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