Poetry corner

SARAH VAN CLEF News Editor Let Us Drink Church You think that if you drink wine that tastes like church You’ll be closer to god. That the 10.99 bottle of Barefoot Riesling (more…)

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‘True Love Never’ messed with my head quite like ‘Empire’ did

KRISTEN ORDONEZ Editor-in-Chief Guilty pleasures are pretty commonplace in society, when giving into temptation probably isn’t the best idea, but you just can’t help it. From a young age, a guilty pleasure of mine that’s developed over time is...

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Poetry corner: My place

KRISTEN ORDONEZ Editor-in-Chief I pray as I side-step into my minivan. Pause: Mom’s minivan Most times staticky music blasts through the smoke-clogged speakers Filling my nostrils with swirling memories But not now (more…)

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Review: Damon is charming in Ridley Scott’s ‘The Martian’

KRISTEN ORDONEZ Editor-in-Chief It has been slightly over a month since “The Martian” was first shown in theaters on Oct. 2, but for those of us just getting the chance to see the film, the movie is still giving...

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The 1975 releases ‘Love Me’ single, launching band into new music era

KRISTEN ORDONEZ Editor-in-Chief Change is generally good, especially when it comes to creative people who put out art or work they’re passionate about. Change, however, is not always welcome in the music industry when it comes to the aesthetics...

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Healing Spaces completes project for cancer survivor

KRISTEN ORDONEZ Editor-in-Chief Healing Spaces, a club located on the Florham Campus of FDU, finished its second project for the Healing Spaces charity on Sept. 27. Two members of the organization’s e-board, Estefany Fermin, club president, and William “Billy”...

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M. Night Shyamalan redeems himself with ‘The Visit’

KRISTEN ORDONEZ Editor-in-Chief Last week I went to the small theater in Madison to see “The Visit,” M. Night Shyamalan’s new horror movie. You know there is little expectation for a film when the attendance is below 10 people,...

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Personal Essay: On writing

KRISTEN ORDONEZ Editor-in-Chief Figuring out what I wanted to do in my life wasn’t easy (and the journey to figure it out still isn’t really over). It all started in my small town’s local library where I happened to...

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WAMFEST 2015 to focus on ‘The Art of Healing Veterans’

KRISTEN ORDONEZ Editor-in-Chief Fairleigh Dickinson University will once again host WAMFEST this fall at the Florham Campus. The theme this year is “The Art of Healing Veterans,” according to David Daniel, the coordinator of the series. Daniel is excited...

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Capuano discusses future of FDU

KRISTEN ORDONEZ Editor-in-Chief This past June, Christopher Capuano, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, was appointed the next president of Fairleigh Dickinson University. For the 2015-2016 academic year, Capuano “will serve as president-elect” and will then assume the...

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