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Childhood memories of vacations in France still alive after Paris attacks

Eleanor Fishbourne

November 30, 2015

Growing up in England, my family would often take trips to France. Only a 30 minute ride on the channel tunnel and we were in a whole new, beautiful country.My first experience of anything Disney was at Disneyland Paris. Those...

Copy-paste tactics are running rampant in news outlets

Anthony Wolf

November 6, 2015

John Oliver, host of the news-comedy show, “Last Week Tonight”, would claim to anyone that he’s not a journalist. Yet, his show’s segments have been some of the most informative and influential on television. Every time he...

Netflix’s revival of ‘Gilmore Girls’ will sacrifice authenticity for viewership

Andrea Guzman

November 2, 2015

Eight years and thousands of cups of coffee later and it’s official: Netflix is in talks with “Gilmore Girls” creator Amy Sherman-Palladino to revive the beloved series about the Stars Hollow dynamic mother-daughter duo L...

Social media users wrong to characterize first daughters as wild party girls

Erin Downey

November 2, 2015

Many news social media talks regarding the first daughters have circulated online in recent months as the oldest daughter, Malia, visits various colleges while the youngest, Sasha, allegedly goes to homecoming.Two specific pic...

Putin flexes both physical and political muscles

Katerina Barton

October 23, 2015

There is no doubt that President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin differ on many levels. In the diplomatic world, one might even call them “frenemies.” But, as for who is a better a leader, there is no cont...

Former White House staffer, SEU alumnus Brandon Lepow dies of Leukemia

Amanda Gonzalez

October 13, 2015

Updated from Oct. 13.Who could ever forget the student who convinced a first-year professor to allow a large wolf to be brought to class as a visual presentation?The class had to complete a serving learning project on a chari...

Highly involved English graduate brings enthusiasm to White House internship

Staff Writer

April 6, 2015

Christopher Bynoe ‘14 graduated from St. Edward’s University with a degree in English writing and rhetoric, a minor in communication and a long list of involvement with campus organizations. After graduation, he packed his...

First lady talks fashion, education at White House event


October 13, 2014

Fashion continues to be an industry that is not taken as a serious profession. There is a misconception that trying to pursue a career in this area is “unattainable” and a “waste of time,” but on Wednesday, Oct. 8, The W...

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