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"News is the first rough draft of history." - The Voice of the College at Florham

FDU teams go forward to play in tournaments

Digital Manager

Several FDU sports teams are advancing to their respective championships this semester.

The Florham Campus’ women’s tennis team has been chosen as the fourth team playing at the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) tournament, according to fdudevils.com. The Devils (7-10, 3-3) will play against the Eagles from Juniata College, the number one team in the conference who are hosting the two-day tournament. Continue reading

FDU creative writing majors hold first senior thesis night

Digital Manager

The end of the semester comes as a relief for graduating students who are taking finals and completing projects. The creative writing majors at Fairleigh Dickinson are among the students who have final projects to turn in, but theirs are, in most cases, manuscripts.

Seniors in the creative writing program take Senior Writing Project, a class that requires them to write a fiction, non-fiction or poetry book by the end of their final year. Continue reading

Review: New ‘Avengers’ film is overstuffed but entertaining

Entertainment Editor

“Avengers: Age of Ultron” had the incredibly difficult task of creating a film that was worthy of standing alongside its 2012 predecessor, which currently sits as the third highest grossing movie of all time.

With the idea to go bigger and better than last time, did director Joss Whedon create a film that was as satisfying and enjoyable as his first outing?

Yes … but there are some minor issues that I had regarding how I felt about the film. Continue reading