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Staff Rants Feb. 23-28

Staff Rants Feb. 23-28

By WSN Staff

February 28, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Our staff returns with more stuff to rant about! Enjoy reading our passion and anger in this Oscar edition of Staff Rants.

New Valentine’s Films for Old Romantics

By Matthew Holman, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Enough is enough: Valentine’s Day cinema should no longer be monopolized by the tear-jerkingly repetitive “Titanic” and Nicholas Sparks marathons. Especially in a time of radical cinematic change, after so many years of these same scenes dominating living-room cuddle sessions, a simple change mi...

Oscars Preview: A Tale of Two Movies, but Not Really

Oscars Preview: A Tale of Two Movies, but Not Really

By Ethan Sapienza, Film Editor

January 24, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film, Top Stories

"Moonlight" is an Oscars frontrunner, but "La La Land" is poised to sweep at the awards show.

Omar’s Oration: Sense of community can help heal wounds

Omar’s Oration: Sense of community can help heal wounds

April 29, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

My friend’s mom committed suicide on the first weekend after winter break. Upon hearing the news, I ran back to Rubin Hall, hoping my presence would somehow console her. My fingers and toes went numb as I sprinted home. Before I entered Rubin to hold the girl whose mom had become a memory, I stop...