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It: Chapter Two Review


Jackson Volenec — Reporter The wave of craze that arose when “It” released in 2017 was unforgettable. In the coming weeks after the film had come out, critics and fans alike had praised the movie for its thrilling scenes of horror, the excellent cast of actors, the emotionally touching story and the absurd humur that induces anxiety-filled laughter when you first experience it. Most importantly,

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Folio reading welcomes all types of artistic expression


Sydney Peacock — Contributor Kat Schoberle, the art editor of Folio’s literary magazine, describes the Folio community as “open and accepting” and “a judgement free space for all people to share.” After its first initial open mic session during Southern’s “Week of Welcome,” Folio’s second event of the year on Sept. 12 was packed full–the room overflowing with that same

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SiR’s “Chasing Summer” captures the season


Essence Boyd — News Editor Singer, songwriter and record producer Sir Darryl Francis, better known as “SiR,” debuted his second official album “Chasing Summer” on Aug. 30, and it is definitely a mood. The 14-track album is not chasing anything as it places you back into those steamy summer days and unforgettable summer nights. The album includes features from artists

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The week of one-acts


J’Mari Hughes—Reporter Theater major Jason Carubia, a senior said one-acts are short plays typically confined to a short period or location. Last Wednesday through Saturday, theater department students and Crescent Players presented “Jack of all Trades Master of One-Acts” in the Kendall Drama Lab of the Lyman Center. One-act plays presented featured “HR,” “Lilies in the Valley,” “The Sausage Eaters,”

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Saxophone show helps audience ‘escape the grind’


J’Mari Hughes—Reporter On Saturday, May 4, the Lyman Center hosted “Sax to the Max,” an event featuring three saxophone players, Michael Lington, Paul Taylor and Vincent Ingala, as well as a backup band of guitars, drums and keyboards. “This was one of the best shows I’ve attended all year long,” said Estela Taylor Green of Syracuse, N.Y. “I loved all

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Cultural Fest evolves to support more organizations


Haljit Basuljevic—Reporter Before the semester bade students adieu, an extravaganza of cultural diversity flourished on the academic quad this past Wednesday. Lines for the free food tents were jam-packed; they began to snake around and obstruct the various clubs and organizations that had tabled alongside the grass. The plentiful, eclectic style of cuisines that the Cultural Fest featured ranged from

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NOTEorious holds second annual showcase


Jessica Guerrucci—Reporter After several months of rehearsing and perfecting performances, 21 voices came together to put on a show that nearly filled Garner Recital Hall. NOTEtorious held their second annual showcase on May 2. The group performed seven songs and featured several soloists. The last song they performed, “I Lived” by One Republic, was a tribute to the four graduating

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