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‘Pin It Up’ event hosts DIY room decor crafts to kick-off autumn season


Jackson Volenec — Reporter The Programs Council held an open recreational event at the Adanti Student Center on Tuesday, Oct. 8 that provided food and assorted materials to make “do it yourself” crafts and artwork. There was also a raffle that was available to all students. “This event is just an event for us to come together and do DIY room

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Programs Council hosts Student Success BBQ


Erin Foley — Contributor Southern students were able to connect with each other through a barbecue on the Academic Quad. Students who attended the event on Tuesday afternoon from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., said they enjoyed the burgers, hot dogs and cream puffs that were being served. Some even accredited the food as to why they attended. “Free food

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Humans of SCSU: Anna Plasky


Melissa Nunez –  Opinions and Features Editor A keen third grade girl comes to Southern with her older sister and sits with a DVD player watching movies, her sister listens to her professor lecture her education class. The next day the third grade girl goes to school eagerly bragging to her friends about her day as a college student. Anna Plasky,

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Students pay for campus events but don’t attend


Michelle Hennessy – News Writer  NEW HAVEN, Conn. – SCSU doesn’t do enough to explain to students where their money is going, according to Marissa Lavorgna, the Programs Council’s senior programmer for the Entertainment Committee. “Southern should make them aware that they are paying for this activity fund and these are the things that you can do,” said Lavorgna. “I don’t

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Students feast and decorate pumpkins at ProCon’s Octoberfest


Aaron Johnson – General Assignment Reporter NEW HAVEN – Pumpkin decorating, fried dough, and a good time had by all. Octoberfest hosted by Thursday Night Owls gave students a chance to relax and have some fun during a stressful week of classes. “Well, I saw the posters in my building so I wanted to come decorate pumpkins,” said sophomore Shirley

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ProCon’s latest movie night preps students for Halloween


Aaron Berkowitz – General Assignments Writer Screams, snacks, and SCSU students packed the Adanti Student Center Theater for the school’s showing of the 2013 horror film, “The Conjuring.” Maggie MacDonald, a sophomore theatre major at SCSU, said she saw the movie prior to the showing on Oct. 22 in the Student Center and thought it was very scary. “I watched it

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Programs Council hosts another successful movie night


IvyLee Rosario – Editor In Chief The Adanti Student Center theater was taken over by an abundance of short, yellow characters in the form of Program Councils third movie showing, “Despicable Me 2.” “When I heard they were playing ‘Despicable Me 2,’ I was so excited,” said Olivia Kale, 21. “Its one of my favorite movies and the minions are the

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