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Review: “Cuckoo’s Nest” fist-clenchingly investing

Review: “Cuckoo’s Nest” fist-clenchingly investing

Chase Lindgren, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2017


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The hard work and dedication of a semester of play practice was showcased in the Bradley Theatre in the performance of “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” which was riveting, funny, sad, and at times had me clenching my fists in emotion. The play tells the story of Randle McMurphy, a man sent t...

Reflections: Students ponder if college is worth the price

Reflections: Students ponder if college is worth the price

Andrea Barile, Jill Keskimaki

November 10, 2017


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Tuition costs are constant stressors for college students that typically stay with them long after graduation. Click the slideshow to see how students respond to one big question: Is college worth the price?

Reflections: National anthem protests bring opposing views

Reflections: National anthem protests bring opposing views

Andrea Barile, Luke Ulatowski, and Jill Keskimaki

October 12, 2017


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In 2016, football player Colin Kaepernick started a national dialogue by kneeling during the national anthem to protest perceived racial injustice in the United States. When President Donald Trump harshly criticized football players who kneel during the national anthem in September of 2017, the act gained...

Mayhem Poets show our submission to the loud

Mayhem Poets show our submission to the loud

Luke Ulatowski, Executive Editor

October 10, 2017


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Oct. 3’s convocation-headlining Mayhem Poets want to prove that poetry does not have to be boring. What they may not have considered is that they simply do not respect poetry for what it is. Early in the event, performer Mikumari Caiyhe did his impression of a traditional poet: old and stodgy. He an...

Reflections: Japanese students respond to North Korea’s threats

Reflections: Japanese students respond to North Korea’s threats

Andrea Barile, Luke Ulatowski, and Jill Keskimaki

September 26, 2017


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Since August, North Korea has launched two missiles over Japan. Both incidents sparked government-issued warnings for Japanese civilians and worldwide outcry. Lakeland students from Japan shared their outlook on the growing issue. Click the slideshow to read on. 

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