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Humans of RMU: The musician

Humans of RMU: The musician

Maura Linehan
April 21, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

Inspiration to discover those things that you come to love in life can take many forms and come from many places. For a 7-year-old Heather Pinson, Ph.D., who is now the Department Head, Communications, an Associate Professor of Communication and an Associate Professor of Media Arts, that was the time wh...

One year down; three to go

One year down; three to go

Jocelyn Burns
April 19, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

The year is quickly coming to a close, and for me and many others, that means freshman year is coming to an end. Freshman year for anyone is a time to learn about yourself and the new situations that college puts you in.The obvious assumption of college being nothing like high school is a reality. You are r...

A place of her own

A place of her own

Maura Linehan
April 14, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

One of the newer, independent YouTube channels that I have been following belongs to Safiya Nygaard with content that dives into, as she puts it, beauty, style, and weirdness. Beginning each video with a cheery, “Hello, Friends,” she uses that friendliness and her natural wit to give the vi...

Don’t lose it: bulk up

Don’t lose it: bulk up

Maya Ehikhamenor, Contributor
April 7, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

For students with extra money left on their RMU Freedom Card's meal plan, bulk orders are definitely a great way to use it. Why let what's left over be lost, when you can take home some snacks for the summer? If you have never done it before, this is how it works. There are bulk order forms placed...

Heroine Spotlight: Angelica Schuyler

Heroine Spotlight: Angelica Schuyler

Malik Frierson
March 31, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

The Broadway musical "Hamilton" has become a sensation with so many people. In Its original Broadway run, it featured an amazing cast of performers and characters from Leslie Odom Jr.'s Aaron Burr to Lin-Manuel Miranda's Alexander Hamilton. One performance shined in particular, and that was the amazingly ta...

Breakfast satisfaction at Eggs N’at

Breakfast satisfaction at Eggs N’at

Maura Linehan
March 29, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

One of the best kept secrets in Moon Township is Eggs N’at; a local breakfast and lunch restaurant that serves up classic feel-good food for the hungry locals who are in the know. This is a spot where you can start your day off with a satisfying meal in a homey environment from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mo...

Heroine Spotlight: Princess Leia

Heroine Spotlight: Princess Leia

Malik Frierson
March 24, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Movies, Top Stories

When discussing famous and amazing female characters, it's almost impossible to not bring up the absolutely amazing Princess Leia Organa. Making her debut in the film "Star Wars: A New Hope," the moment Leia appeared on screen you knew she wasn't your ordinary princess--taking out a stormtrooper an...

The art of the nail

The art of the nail

Maura Linehan
March 21, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

Of all the forms of art in the world, people would not generally think of turning the end of someone’s finger into a miniature work of art. Before the explosion of social media, there would have been limited opportunities to see this art form, but the reach of on-line video has made it possible fo...

Heroine Spotlight: Eleven

Heroine Spotlight: Eleven

Malik Frierson
March 17, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories, TV

The first heroine to get the spotlight is everyone's favorite Eggo-eating, Demogorgan-demolishing, psychic little lady Eleven, also known as El, from the Netflix original series "Stranger Things." Eleven was no doubt an obvious choice to get the spotlight. Taken from her mother as a baby, Eleven was rais...

Time to breakout of winter

Time to breakout of winter

Jocelyn Burns
March 15, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

Getting a little tease of spring with a 75-degree day before Spring Break couldn't have been better. It gave students a little hope that the next season is right around the corner. Now that the break is over, students are in full spring-mode and are ready to finish out the semester. With the sun shining...