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To the Federation and Beyond: My 10 Days in Russia

Zoya Domashnev '18, Multimedia Editor

November 1, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

Over the summer, I had the opportunity to fly to Russia and spend 10 days immersed in the post-Communist culture.  My father was born and raised in Moscow, Russia, attended Moscow State University, and moved to Pittsburgh to attend CMU.  After meeting his fair maiden, my mother, he decided to stay i...

Dancing With the Olympians

Carolyn Guzikowski ‘20, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Have you tuned in yet for Dancing with the Stars’ 23rd season, which features Olympic champions? This year’s round of contestants includes gold medalist gymnast Laurie Hernandez and 12-time Olympic medalist swimmer Ryan Lochte. Laurie and her partner, Val Chmerkovskiy, kicked off the season ...

Make Room for Millennial Cupcakes in your Monday!

Abby Burns '20, Staff Writer

October 30, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Have you heard about the new cupcake shop? It’s called Millennial Cupcake and Parfait Bar, and it is just a few steps away! Located on North Craig street, a wonderful new addition to the variety of restaurants Craig St. holds, the Millennial Cupcake Bar opened just a month ago and has over ten diff...

Young Woman Voices Popular Opinion About TV Show; Crowd Cheers

Maura Ward '17, Features Editor

October 30, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

When will I shut up about Stranger Things? If you’re like me, you’ve seen the promotional photos and videos for Stranger Things on Netflix and thought it was a show about a scary little girl who kills people while wearing a hospital gown.  Well, we are right, folks, but the show is about so much more th...

Star Wars: Can Our Generation Appreciate The Movie Franchise?

Daniela Watkins ‘19, Staff Writer

January 8, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

I recently watched Star Wars for the first time with one of my older sisters.  While we were watching the movie, she argued that I was too young to appreciate it.  During the 70s, Star Wars was incredibly popular because the movie had used visual effects and cinematography that had never been seen bef...

Music News

Maggie Leone ‘17 and Isabella Very ‘17, Sports Editor and Staff Writer

January 8, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

  One Direction - Made in the A.M.: One Direction, the first band to have their first three albums debut at the top of the Billboard 200, is probably most remembered for the success of their very first single, “What Makes You Beautiful”, which was released right after their eliminatio...

Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells Your Story?

Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells Your Story?

Maura Ward ‘17, Staff Writer

January 7, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

With the musical Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda wanted the story of 18th century America to be told by the people of the modern America.  The diverse cast of Hamilton, made up of mostly of black, Latino, and Asian actors and actresses, tells the story of Alexander Hamilton, the “Ten dollar founding ...

Jessica Jones: Superhero of the Century

Jessica Jones: Superhero of the Century

Caroline Albacete '17, Assistant Editor

January 7, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Let me preface this review by saying two things. One, there will be spoilers for the show, so be warned. Two, though the Netflix series might be based off a comic book superhero, it deals with mature and somewhat controversial themes that ensure that the TV show would have at least a PG-14 rating if it ...

Adele Makes a Soulful and Successful Return with 25

Chloe Yueh ‘17, Staff Writer

January 7, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Current Events

After a 3-year hiatus, Adele has made a long-anticipated comeback to the music industry, with her latest album 25. On October 23, the lead single “Hello” was released and it soon swept the charts, achieving international commercial success by reaching number one in 28 countries. It became the first s...

Spectre

Maggie Leone '17, Kelsey Locante '17, Sports Editor and Staff Writer

January 7, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Current Events

The twenty-fourth installment of the James Bond movie series, Spectre, was released on November 5th, 2015.  The film is incredibly captivating and Daniel Craig, who plays Bond, heightens the experience with his amazing acting. The movie is very interesting, leaving the viewers on the edge of their se...

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