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Penny Dreadful Players presents “Tis the Season: A New Holiday Show”

Members of the Penny Dreadful Players ensemble rehearse in preparation for their holiday production,

By Amanda Gecewicz

December 9, 2014

The Penny Dreadful Players (PDP) will present a new twist on holiday favorites in their newest play, “Tis the Season: A New Holiday Show,” on Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. at the Channing Murray Foundation. The PDP is the oldest student-run theater group on campus. For 22 years, the group has served as ...

University holds discussion on recent Ferguson events

A faculty member shares the highlights her group discussed and explained their choice not to take notes. 

December 2, 2014

Emotions were high Monday night as students and community members discussed the recent events that took place in Ferguson, Missouri, last week and explored the role of the white ally in dismantling racism and violence. Since the Nov. 24 grand jury decision to not indict officer Darren Wilson of the murder...

Cinema, spice and everything nice

Cinema, spice and everything nice

December 10, 2013

It’s that time of year again. It is finally socially acceptable to watch all of your favorite holiday movies on repeat. But what’s a movie without a delicious snack to go along with it? Below you will find suggestions of cookies to pair with popular holiday films. After all, Santa shouldn’t be t...