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Sherlock: Season 4 Finale “The Final Problem” Stuns With Its Emotional Moments and Shocking Plot Twists

Sherlock: Season 4 Finale “The Final Problem” Stuns With Its Emotional Moments and Shocking Plot Twists

Ashley Kim, Managing Editor
January 21, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Feature, Reviews, Showcase, TV

JANUARY 15, 2017- Since its creation in 2010 by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, BBC Sherlock has been a TV show known for its intelligent storylines and its title character, played by the actor Benedict Cumberbatch. In this modern take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s detective stories, Holmes and Watson trav...

2017 Golden Globes: This Year’s Best Blunders and Beauties

2017 Golden Globes: This Year’s Best Blunders and Beauties

Eugenia Gavrilova, Entertainment Editor
January 14, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Feature, Showcase

JANUARY 10, 2017 -- Held on Sunday, January 8th in Beverly Hills, the 74th annual Golden Globes did not fail to deliver on kicking off the 2017 award show season with plenty of memorable moments. The night created a social media storm, flooding Twitter and other networks with an abundance of photograph...

Sherlock: “The Lying Detective” Is a Dark, Poignant Look at What It Truly Means to Love

Sherlock: “The Lying Detective” Is a Dark, Poignant Look at What It Truly Means to Love

Ashley Kim, Managing Editor
January 12, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Feature, Reviews, Showcase, TV

The second installment of BBC Sherlock’s season four, directed by Nick Hurran and written by co-creator Steven Moffat, is everything that makes Sherlock one of the most loved, critically acclaimed shows on television. Action packed and twisted, it appeals to all of the thrill-seekers, the ones who watched Sherlock for its adventurous, modern spirit. More importantly, however, this episode of Sherlock unveils the strong relationship between Sherlock Holmes and John Watson in a way that has never been seen before.

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Sherlock: Season 4 Premiere “The Six Thatchers” Is Complicated and Revolutionary

Sherlock: Season 4 Premiere “The Six Thatchers” Is Complicated and Revolutionary

Ashley Kim, Managing Editor
January 4, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Feature, Reviews, Showcase, TV

  After one year of planning and filming, BBC Sherlock’s co-creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss finally have Sherlock Holmes and John Watson return to London for another thrilling case concerning six smashed busts of Margaret Thatcher.   The episode concerns not only this case, bu...

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Review

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Review

Daniel Oden, Writer
January 2, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Reviews, Showcase

After last year’s box office destroyer Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens and hype for the next episode already starting to build, there is no better time to be a Star Wars fan. While the early death of Carrie Fisher –the actress who played Princess Leia in the original films– is indeed tragic, ...

The Midnight Star: A Tale of Darkness and Betrayal

The Midnight Star: A Tale of Darkness and Betrayal

Anvitha Kachinthaya, Writer
December 3, 2016
Filed under Books, Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase

“There was once a time when darkness shrouded the world, and the darkness had a queen.” After the first two hauntingly beautiful novels of The Young Elites series, the final installment was just as chilling, if not more. Marie Lu weaves a complex tale of darkness and betrayal, of love and revenge, where no...

“Fever Code” Review

“Fever Code” Review

Daniel Oden, Writer
October 19, 2016
Filed under Books, Community, Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase, Student Life

As a fan of The Maze Runner series, I was ecstatic to learn more of the history of James Dashner’s infected world. Throughout the first book, he was able create a sense a mystery and confusion in both the characters and the reader, making us hungry for information. Even though later books started to...

Angelfall: Book Review

Angelfall: Book Review

Emily Ellis, Writer
October 6, 2016
Filed under Books, Community, Reviews, Showcase, Student Life

All Credit Goes to Book Cover Designer   The apocalypse has descended onto the Earth. Huge, muscular angels are flying around wreaking havoc on the remaining inhabitants of large cities, and gangs have formed to claim territories and weapons to protect themselves. 17-year old Penryn is left with a life in...

The Fever Code: James Dashner’s new prequel to The Maze Runner

The Fever Code: James Dashner’s new prequel to The Maze Runner

Daniel Oden, Writer
September 29, 2016
Filed under Books, Reviews, Showcase

The Maze Runner, James Dashner’s New York Times best selling novel, stars a boy named Thomas and his friends as they try to escape an enormous maze built by the faceless corporation known as WICKED. The natural blend of mystery and action make sure to keep the reader engaged through the entire trilogy: T...

Emmys Recap

Emmys Recap

Eugenia Gavrilova, Entertainment Editor
September 25, 2016
Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Showcase

A little over 6 months after the airing of the highly criticized 2016 Oscars, which failed to put a single actor of color on their nominee list for the second year in a row, the 68th annual Emmy Awards aired on Sunday, September 18 with a record number of diverse nominations.   For the fir...