Review: Wonderful character development in long-awaited ‘Stranger Things’ season

Samantha Fabbricatore Entertainment Editor   “Stranger Things” was last year’s most talked about show, both on the Internet and by word of mouth. It became the most searched for show on Google and won Show of the Year at the MTV Movie...

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eSports phenomenon provides opportunities for student gamers

Jake Karlsberg Contributor   Apart from the people who are passionately involved in the gaming community, most sports fans are completely unaware that eGaming is the fastest growing sport in the world. According to an Aug. 30 New York Times article, “Having already...

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Florham Campus celebrates professors’ literary achievements

Rachel Marble Contributor   On Wednesday, Oct. 4, members of the FDU Florham Campus gathered in the Orangerie to celebrate the literary accomplishments of Professors Rebecca Chace and Minna Proctor, both members of our creative writing department. Both professors read passages from their...

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‘Lord of the Rings’ actor Sean Astin headlines Florham Campus WAMFest

Samantha Fabbricatore Entertainment Editor   The Florham Campus held its annual Words, Arts and Music Festival (WAMFest) on Friday, Oct. 6. This year’s theme was “The Art of the Mind.” The festival featured creative works and discussions from FDU students and special guests. Due...

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Review: ‘17’ by XXXTENTACION is bad

Brandon Hayes Staff Writer   XXXTENTACION, if you do not know him, was a XXL Freshman and one of the biggest names on SoundCloud. He probably has one on the biggest followings in amateur music right now. XXXTENTACION is 19 years old and...

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Campus library holds Banned Books Readout

Rachel Marble Contributor   What do “The Catcher in the Rye,” “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” and the “Harry Potter” series have in common? Can’t guess? They are all on a growing list of books that have been banned or challenged in parts of...

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Theater Program announces 2017-18 shows, with ‘Company’ up first

Erik Uyemura Contributor   The Theater Program at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Florham Campus has announced the shows for the 2017-2018 school year. The performances that will take place on the main stage in Dreyfuss Theater are “Company,” “Summer and Smoke,” “Sister Act” and...

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‘Scream Queens’ takes a satirical approach to horror

JENNIFER DRURY Staff Writer I can’t do horror. I mute my TV and hide under a pillow if a commercial for a horror movie makes its way into the lineup. When I first heard about the new fall show...

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‘Zoey 101’ mysteries finally revealed after 10 years

JENNIFER DRURY Staff Writer The 90s babies have waited patiently and now the time has finally come. After 10 long years of being left on a cliff-hanger, we can finally find out what Zoey said about Chase in the...

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Review: Halsey’s ‘New Americana’ leads a music revolution

JENNIFER DRURY Contributor It seems that today’s pop radio is filled with electronic beats, auto-tuned voices and cookie-cutter lyrics. A lot of the lyrics in songs have been devoid of meaning, and the lyrics that have meaning are overlooked...

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