Ebert gets two thumbs up for art of reviewing

Apr. 10, 2013

“If you’re writing a review, you’re basically writing a plot synopsis.”
A professor of mine recently uttered this debatable statement. His opinion of reviews wasn’t necessarily contemptuous, but he seemed to think that “reviewing” a work was analogous to writing a Spark Notes outline.

Cold setting, warm story: ‘Almost’ brings a magical night to the stage

Apr. 10, 2013

The upcoming Theatre production, Almost, Maine by John Cariani, promises a magical evening exploring the mysteries of the heart.

Cultural colors come to campus

Apr. 10, 2013

For some, springtime brings visions of blue skies that hold yellow sunshine which beams down on green grass with pink, white, and yellow flowers that dance in the breeze.

“CHVRCHES” new EP a hit or miss

Apr. 3, 2013

Scottish electropop trio CHVRCHES dropped “Recover,” their new five track EP last Tuesday. The release follows their performance at the South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas, and features three un-released tracks and two remixes of the title track.

Fashion faux pas are a lady’s best friend

Apr. 3, 2013

Yesterday, a friend asked me what my biggest fashion pet peeve was. While many images flashed through my brain, I hesitated to answer.

No pain, no game: video game design harder than it looks

Mar. 27, 2013

In the wee hours of the night, sitting at my computer desk on an online forum, I stumbled upon a group of individuals who sought to do one thing: create the best darn Mega Man fan game of all time.

Putting the Pieces Together

Mar. 27, 2013

Some art tells, and some art shows. The best does both. This semester’s senior art show, Take Five, dabbles in both breadths of communication, leaving the audience with comments, and commentary, on the artists’ worlds.

Christian band rocks Chi Alpha

Mar. 27, 2013

LYBECKER shook the stage Tuesday at 9 p.m. in the Student Center. Sponsored by Chi Alpha of Chadron and The Alien Youth Group of Gordon, LYBECKER ventured from Seattle to spread their religion through rock-and-roll.

Release takes the stage

Mar. 20, 2013

The heat was on Saturday night. Not outside, where biting winds cut temperatures in half, but inside Memorial Hall the Fahrenheit rose.

RPG teaches life lessons

Mar. 20, 2013

Has anyone ever tried to say that video games are an art form? I know a few people who think that, and frankly I agree with them.