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Glory, Games, and Gossip

February 2, 2019

Full "Steam" Ahead The early few weeks of January for the gaming industry have gone full “Steam” ahead in terms of ne...

Humans of SU

Alexa McConville, Author

May 31, 2016

Alexa McConville Strategic Communications HAGS!

Movie of The Week: Farewell!

Scott Johnson, Author

May 30, 2016

Well, my dear readers (whoever you are), it is almost time to part ways. I have been writing to you all about movies for nearly nine months, and as the school year comes to a close (and I graduate), I will no longer be able to do my weekly post about film. From all of the awards season excitement to my weekly movie suggestions, it has been my...

Humans of SU

May 24, 2016

McKenna Mau International Business "My mother has definitely made the biggest impact on me. My parents are divorced, so I didn't re...

Movie of the Week: In Bruges

Movie of the Week: In Bruges

May 23, 2016

On a random summer morning back in 2008, I was scoping out Blockbuster (at a time when I was still taking it for granted) hopin...

Humans of SU

May 17, 2016

Maddy Mele Humanities for Teaching "I love French Fries because they are good with any food." ...

Movie of the Week: Begin Again

Movie of the Week: Begin Again

May 12, 2016

The first decade of the new millennium saw the arrival of a lyrical voice in both music and film. With the release of “Once...

Movie of the Week: Braveheart

May 9, 2016

Do you like Mel Gibson? Scotland? Epic war films? Vengeance over a murdered love? FREEEEDOM? If you answered yes to any of thos...

Human of SU

Alexa McConville, Author

May 3, 2016

Mario Sabatelli International Business "One of the most significant moments in my life is when my friend asked me to join the SU Cheer team. That was something that I had never done and I never thought of myself as the kind person who would join a cheer team, but now it is a huge part of who I am. I used to be a introverted person, but cheer g...

Movie of the Week: The Shawshank Redemption

Scott Johnson, Author

May 1, 2016

While not only holding the distinction of being my mom’s all-time favorite movie, “The Shawshank Redemption” also has the honor of being ranked #1 on IMDB’s Top 250 list, even above “The Godfather.” Yet it is a movie people scratch their heads at; released the same year as “Forrest Gump” and “Pulp Fiction”--two mammoths in the ...

Movie of the Week: The Princess Bride

Scott Johnson, Author

April 24, 2016

(I have this poster hanging over my couch) Whenever I hear that someone has not seen Rob Reiner’s absolutely beloved “The Princess Bride,” I sit them down and make them watch it. If you are reading this and have not seen “The Princess Bride,” please stop reading, go to Netflix, and watch it right now. I mean, from start to finis...

Humans of SU

Alexa McConville, Author

April 19, 2016

Justine van der Veen Strategic Communications/Italian If I could have any pet in the world I would hands down have and Otter Family. An Otter can't be be himself! He needs his friends to hold hands with so they don't drift apart when he sleeps. ...

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