Reflections on Coming Out Day celebration at Fairleigh Dickinson

Laurel Henk Staff Writer   For many members of the LGBTQ+ community, hiding your identity becomes a way of life. Fearing the opinions of those around you is often motivation enough to avoid ever talking about your significant other, or being assertive about...

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Florham Campus launches new creative writing BA/MFA program

Sydney Corio Contributor   The creative writing program on Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Florham Campus has updated its degrees to include a new, five-year BA/MFA option. So far, one student has enrolled, said Gracelyn Weaver of the creative writing program. The BA/MFA requires participating students...

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Review: ‘Lotta Sea Lice’ has a wonderful groove

Jeffery Petrone Staff Writer   In “Lotta Sea Lice,” connection is key, though brevity is in somewhat short supply. On their first collaborative effort, indie darlings Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett play together in a way that most bands should. Both are masters...

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Review: ‘Turtles All The Way Down’ was worth the wait

Christina Rego Contributor   When popular novelist John Green announced in September 2016 that he might never write another book, readers everywhere were in shock, especially since many of his fans had been waiting more than five years for the follow-up to...

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Review: ‘All the Crooked Saints’ book is refreshing

Casey Spencer Contributor   When going about daily life, most people want some sort of miracle to happen all the time. Some go to extreme measures to find a miracle; they go on grand adventures and leave no stone unturned to find...

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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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FDU students affected by recent hurricanes

Samantha Fabbricatore Entertainment Editor   A few weeks ago, hurricanes Harvey and Irma rocked the south, leaving severe destruction behind. Hurricane Harvey flooded and destroyed Houston’s streets and houses, leaving many people stranded and homeless. Hurricane Irma tore through southwest Florida, resulting in...

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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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Capuano inaugurated as FDU marks 75th year

James Neidhardt News Editor   Christopher A. Capuano was inaugurated as Fairleigh Dickinson University’s eighth president on Sept. 27, 2017. The inauguration took place on the Library Lawn of the Florham Campus, and coincided with the university’s seventy-fifth anniversary. Among those who attended...

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