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Shutdown

Shutdown

By Abi Murray and Brooklyn McWhorter

February 1, 2019


Filed under In Depth, Showcase, Uncategorized

Tensions are rising across the nation as the government shutdown, beginning on December 22, has become the longest running in the America’s history, defeating President Clinton’s 21 full-day record in 1996 by over ten days. Because of this, 9 out of 15 federal departments and dozens of agencies are cl...

“Something Rotten!” is anything but rotten

“Something Rotten!” is anything but rotten

By Emily Widgren, Page editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

On September 25th, a new musical opened in Detroit. “Something Rotten” written by John O'Farrell and Karey Kirkpatrick is a musical about writing the first musical during the Renaissance. The main character, Nick Bottom, and his brother Nigel are trying to write a play in the shadow of Shakespeare. I...

Shawn Mendes’ new album screams John Mayer

Shawn Mendes’ new album screams John Mayer

By Zoe Graves, Managing Editor

May 30, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Canadian singer-songwriter Shawn Mendes made a name for himself with his first two upbeat pop anthems, such as “Stitches” and “There’s Nothing Holding Me Back.” However, the 19-year-old’s recently released third album, “Shawn Mendes” strays away from the generic sounds heard on his pre...