Homecoming expected to wow students with circus shockers

Next week's Homecoming activities are expected to surprise. Students should prepare for a circus-themed week of celebration. The goal this year is to attract as many students as possible.

‘The Dark Knight Rises’ a true cinematic experience

 "A hero can be anyone. Even a man doing something as simple and reassuring as putting a coat around a little boy's shoulders to let him know that the world hadn't ended," said Batman, one of America's most revered superheroes, in the final installment of the Dark Knight series, "The Dark Knight Rises."

Buck Bowen’s New Album Provides an Interesting Perspective

Local hip-hop artist Buck Bowen's new album provides a preview of his new direction in music. 

Counter-strike respawning with modern shooter

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CSGO) released Aug. 21, is a reworking of Counter-Strike: Source (CSS).  The game is available on PC, Mac, XBOX, and PS3 via digital download for $15.

‘Ai WeiWei: Never Sorry’

"Ai WeiWei: Never Sorry" made its way to Film Streams on Friday, Aug. 24.

‘Silent Hill: Revelation’ a frightful Halloween film

Released the Friday before Halloween, "Silent Hill: Revelation" is a cinematic haunted house that guides you through its twists and turns with scares around every corner. It batters the viewer with a mind-bending melee of heroism, violence, romance, mystery and grotesque creatures.

War a fascinating topic for students

War is a terrible part of the human experience. During my lifetime there have been U.S. military operations in Honduras, Panama, Somalia, Liberia, Serbia, Bosnia and Libya. This list is brief and doesn't even include the current War on Terror or Operation Desert Storm, but the point is that war as an institution has been a part of all of our realities in one way or another for our entire lives.

Tickets to the Summer Cinema


Movie magic provided this summer with box-office films, critically acclaimed performances and the occasional big-budget flop. Grab a bucket of popcorn and take an insider's peek at reviews from this season's warm-weather film debuts. No ticket necessary.