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Oscars lack intersectionality in awards and speeches

Katie Cameron Contributing Writer It’s old news that this year’s Oscars were dominated by even older white dudes, a tradition on par with the last 86 years of Academy Award history. Only white men were nominated in the categories of Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor, as well as five male directors and writers for […]

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REFLECTIONS ON MYERS BRIGGS

Lily Iserson Social media sites such as Tumblr, Pinterest, Reddit and even obscure forums are rife with occasional superstitions. Lingering over my computer at night, I chance upon familiar subjects, typically written by young adults: full moon cycles, chancy tarot and horoscope readings. Each provokes a series of introspective posts regarding our strange universe and […]

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Let’s dance: Lindy Hop kicks off season

Mirei Shirai Contributing Writer The Let’s Dance Society is hosting an intro lesson to the Lindy Hop Dance taught by professional instructor Ken Talley on Saturday, Feb. 28. Lindy Hop is an American dance that evolved in Harlem, New York City during the 1920s and 1930s. It contains a mix of dance styles that different […]

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International Education Week informs and entertains

Lily Iserson A&E Editor Once again, the Office of International Student Affairs and student efforts launched a celebration of Wooster’s global community known as International Education Week this past Saturday. After a series of successful student shows, bazaars and panels, the week will conclude with the South Asian Committee’s annual dinner in Kittredge, followed by […]

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COMICS FOR THE SUPERHERO MOVIE FAN

Michael Hatchett Last week, Marvel announced five new movies, adding to its ever-growing list of comic book adaptations. A few weeks prior, Warner Brothers announced at least 10 DC movies that will premiere in the next decade. It’s great news if you’re a fan of superhero movies but the downside is that none of them […]

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Shakespearean comedy and tragedy come to Wayne College

Dominic Piacentini Editor-in-Chief This weekend Wayne County is going Elizabethan. The University of Akron Wayne College will be hosting its 16th annual Shakespeare Festival. For this year’s festival, the American Shakespeare Center will be bringing two shows as part of its 2014-15 “Method in Madness” tour: Much Ado about Nothing and Hamlet. The American Shakespeare […]

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