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University Department of Theatre & Dance presents Blue Stockings

University Department of Theatre & Dance presents Blue Stockings

Clare Merante, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2019


Filed under NEWS, Top Stories

Subheadline: University Department of Theatre and Dance presents a play about women trying to obtain the right to graduate   Pull-Out Quote: “‘Blue Stockings’ was an amazing production to take part in due to both its content and the community involved. We got to reflect back upon the t...

Kim Kardashian following in her father’s footsteps

Kim Kardashian following in her father’s footsteps

Lauren McDermott, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2019


Filed under OPINIONS, Top Stories

Kim Kardashian West has recently been studying the ins and outs of the legal system in the hopes of one day pursuing her passion of becoming a lawyer. In an interview with “Vogue,” the “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” (KUWTK) star announced her plans to take the California bar exam in 2022....

The Dad’s Guide to Admitted Students’ Day

The Dad’s Guide to Admitted Students’ Day

Charles Beers, Satire Editor

April 18, 2019


Filed under Satire, Top Stories

In the eyes of most University officials, this year’s Admitted Student Open House went off without a hitch. Large groups of anxious high school seniors toured campus, sat in on unique lectures that gave a glimpse of their future careers, and experienced college life first-hand at the Activities Fa...

Women’s water polo finishes regular season 23-11

Women’s water polo finishes regular season 23-11

Patrick Dempsey, Sports Co-Editor

April 18, 2019


Filed under SPORTS, Top Stories, Water Polo, Women

In its last three regular season games, the No. 18 Bison women’s water polo team (23-11) faced Saint Francis, Michigan, and Princeton on April 13-14 at Kinney Natatorium. The team beat Saint Francis for the second time this season with a final score of 12-5, but dropped games against No. 6 Michigan...

Children’s author writes “If You Bring Your Dog to Super” following University visit

Children’s author writes “If You Bring Your Dog to Super” following University visit

Bridget Beljan, Senior Writer

April 11, 2019


Filed under Satire, Top Stories

When you were a child, you were probably read the renowned children’s book “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie.” You may have also experienced the sequels “If You Give a Moose a Muffin” and “If You Give a Dog a Donut” if your parents saw fit.   Following Disney’s pattern of adapting pop...

Sestina to join Kentucky basketball as a graduate transfer

Sestina to join Kentucky basketball as a graduate transfer

Justin Schaumberger, Senior Writer

April 11, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men, SPORTS, Top Stories

Bison men’s basketball forward Nate Sestina ’19 announced on Twitter on April 4 that he has committed to play his final year of college basketball at the University of Kentucky as a graduate transfer. After redshirting his first year as a Bison due to shoulder surgery, Sestina will graduate in May...

Choreographer’s Showcase features student talent

Choreographer’s Showcase features student talent

Clare Merante, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2019


Filed under NEWS, Top Stories

The spring Choreographer’s Showcase was held on April 5 at 7:30 p.m. and on April 6 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the Tustin Studio Theatre. The showcase is the culminating project for students participating in the University’s Dance Composition course. Dance Composition, taught by Professor of Dance Er...

LUNA’s donation to USWNT is a band-aid fix

LUNA’s donation to USWNT is a band-aid fix

Elise Covert, Print Managing Co-Editor

April 11, 2019


Filed under OPINIONS, Top Stories

Equal Pay Day in the United States was on April 2, a day designated to raising awareness about the gender pay gap. In coordination with the occasion, the LUNA Bar brand, a division of Clif Bar & Company, announced a $718,750 donation to the United States Women’s National Soccer Team (USWNT). The...

Top/Bottom 4: University water fountains

Kaitlin Bonacci, Print Presentation Director

April 4, 2019


Filed under Satire, Top Stories

Spring has sprung, which means it’s time to change the Installments in the bathrooms and remind yourself to hydrate or die-drate. When looking to fill up your sticker-covered Nalgenes, be sure to consult our definitive list of fountains to visit and to avoid across campus.   The Best of the Best:   Olin 3r...

Aly Raisman delivers Spring Lectureship talk

Elise Covert, Print Managing Co-Editor

April 4, 2019


Filed under NEWS, Top Stories

Olympic gold medal gymnast Aly Raisman spoke in Sojka Pavilion on April 2 at 7 p.m. as part of the University’s Student Lectureship program in front of a crowd of 1,571. Lauren Mastoloni ’19, Co-Chair of the Student Lectureship Committee, introduced Raisman at the start of the event, while Assistant Professor...

Softball completes historic three-game sweep at Lehigh

Maggie Wyngowski, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2019


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Top Stories, Women

The Bison softball team swept Lehigh in a three-game conference series in Bethlehem, Pa. on March 30-31. It was the first time in Patriot League play that any team had swept Lehigh in a series of at least three games, a historic accomplishment for the Orange and Blue.   Raeanne Geffert ’20...

Softball rides Gimmestad’s hot bat to sweep Colgate

Softball rides Gimmestad’s hot bat to sweep Colgate

Megan Keeney, Staff Writer

March 29, 2019


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Top Stories, Women

The Bison swept Colgate in a three-game series at home by scores 6-1, 10-8, and 9-1 on March 23-24. The Colgate series was the Bison’s first Patriot League series. The Bison’s overall record is now 13-15. Anna Gimmestad ’19 played phenomenally,  going 7-for-9 with nine RBIs over the weekend....

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