Roll the dice if you feel lucky. This year’s homecoming dance is a casino night. The homecoming dance, sponsored by the Student Government Association, will be held in the David J. Prior Convocation Center on Sept. 28 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. In order to get admission, all students must bring their Cavs card. [...]
In the recent 2013 sci-fi/action adventure release, the illusive space warrior Riddick is back. Left for dead on a scorched, seemingly uninhabitable planet, Riddick faces several obstacles such as wildlife, the elements and, later on, a few people wanting his head. The movie starts out with our main character, Riddick, played by Vin Diesel, in [...]
The idea of a Cajun-American style restaurant in Southwest Virginia may seem a little different a first, but Norton’s newest eatery, the Magnolia Kitchen, is a culinary experience to remember if you want to dive into a flavorful and spicy sensation. The restaurant may be difficult to find for those who are going to Magnolia [...]
It’s a pattern every career development college professional recognizes; comelate April and early May, we see a steady stream of students who have never before set foot inside the Career Services office. These students will graduate in a matter of weeks and they have no idea what to do next. Suddenly, career services is a [...]
Submitted by Intro to Media Writing class Nearly 900 people, many from neighboring states, piled into the David J. Prior Convocation Center on Sept. 19 to attend Temple Grandin’s lecture “All Kinds of Minds.” Grandin, a professor of animal sciences at Colorado State University, is a renowned animal behavior scientist whom Time Magazine calls one [...]
Submitted by Brittany Craft Do you know what a GMO is? You should know. It’s what’s lurks through the grocery store and patiently waits to land in your shopping cart of “good food.” GMOs are genetically modified organisms They are plants or animals that have been genetically engineered with DNA from bacteria, viruses, or other [...]
Greek recruitment brings a lot of peer pressure, fake people and cleverly disguised lies. Being Greek myself, I notice when it is recruitment time, everyone is on their best behavior, they put on this model sorority/fraternity behavior and act like joining is the greatest thing that ever happened to them. Of course, while this may [...]
All residence halls on campus now are Wi-Fi capable, but there are still a few bugs in the system to work out.