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‘Happy’ educates students about mental health


Sofia Rositani — Reporter From Denmark to the South African plains, the documentary “Happy” chronicles how people around the world define happiness. The three-hour watch event was co-hosted by Michelle Lawler, a counselor at Southern, and the Active Minds Club. According to Owl Connect, “Active Minds is an awareness and advocacy group focused on mental health issues on campus.” Active

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Pending construction calls for renovations


Sofia Rositani — Reporter Wilkinson and Chase Hall have implemented tints on their residence hall windows in preparation for the upcoming construction from the second floor and up. The construction is in result to the falling of bricks from numerous residence halls. Numerous months after the workers put tint on the windows in question, work still has not started. According

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SAGE presents documentary that lends a voice to queer women


Haljit Basuljevic—Reporter In The Same Difference, lesbians not only have to worry about feeling outcasted because of the heteronormative standards they break, but they also face scorn from fellow members within their own community. The film centers on the conflicts black lesbian women will have with one another based on a set of “rules” of normalcy they are expected to

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Student Artist, Frank Sollitto shows off his own style


Dylan Haviland – Arts & Entertainment Editor Frank Sollitto, senior and studio arts major, was at the start of preparing for his senior exhibition show.  Two of his photographs were of his fraternity brothers, who were calm and poised in the shots. One photograph was his friend collectively sitting on a worn maroon leather chair, looking in the distance with circular sunglasses

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Documentary screening about homeless students leads to discussion


Aaron Berkowitz – General Assignment Reporter  The Multicultural Center, Student Life, and Judicial Affairs Office collaborated for the screening and discussion of the documentary The Homestretch.  Kirsten Kelly and Anne de Mare’s film focused on three homeless teenagers lives in Chicago and their struggles with trying to overcome adversity. The smaller crowd that was present for the screening of the

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