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Campus art studio slated to open by end of the semester

Campus art studio slated to open by end of the semester

October 23, 2019

Lori Steadman wears many hats. Not only is she the director of Gannon University’s Schuster Gallery and an adjunct lecturer, she is also tasked with overseeing university arts, which is just as broad-reaching as it sounds. “My primary goal is to help students feel connected to the arts, both by...

Twenty One Pilots rock Penn State Main

Twenty One Pilots rock Penn State Main

October 23, 2019

This past weekend I traveled to Penn State’s Bryce Jordan Center to see Twenty One Pilots on their Bandito tour. This is the third show from this tour that I have seen; the other two were in Cleveland in July and Buffalo in June. While I have dropped a considerable amount of money seeing this band...

Is Mike Posner the Forrest Gump of music?

Is Mike Posner the Forrest Gump of music?

October 16, 2019

You may know Mike Posner from his hit songs such as “Cooler Than Me” and “I Took a Pill in Ibiza,” but after a decade of making music Posner has created a project unlike any other. On Oct. 9, Posner released “Keep Going,” a mixtape containing songs that he previously released along the route...

Netflix’s ‘Big Mouth’ returns, perfect for fall binging

Netflix’s ‘Big Mouth’ returns, perfect for fall binging

October 16, 2019

Autumn is upon us. The weather is getting crisper and colder. What better way to destress and unwind than to lie in a warm bed and start binge watching a new series? As many students have probably done over fall break, starting a new show can be relaxing and enjoyable. Although fall break is over,...

It’s the last weekend to catch ‘Sherlock’s Last Case’

It’s the last weekend to catch ‘Sherlock’s Last Case’

October 16, 2019

Get out your magnifying glass and pull on your trench coat – Sherlock Holmes and friends have arrived at All An Act Theater. “Sherlock’s Last Case” features the eponymous detective and other beloved characters, including his sidekick Dr. John Watson and their trusty housekeeper Mrs. Hudson,...

Devine scrapes the bottom of the barrel in ‘Jexi’

Devine scrapes the bottom of the barrel in ‘Jexi’

October 16, 2019

Throughout the history of movies, technology and its evolution has been a central theme. Whether we’re talking about “Terminator,” “A.I.: Artificial Intelligence,” “RoboCop” or “Her,” there is a plethora of movies that deal with the future of computers. Given that there are so many...

‘Almost, Maine’ premieres at Schuster Theatre

‘Almost, Maine’ premieres at Schuster Theatre

October 2, 2019

Schuster Theatre’s “Almost, Maine” opened Thursday night to a full house. The play, written by John Cariani and directed by Alaina Manchester, is a series of short vignettes, each featuring a couple going through a change in their relationship on the same cold, magical night. Propelled by the...

‘American Horror Story’ returns to Netflix with a bang

‘American Horror Story’ returns to Netflix with a bang

October 2, 2019

What better way to celebrate autumn than to binge-watch a new series on Netflix? Now that it has eight seasons on Netflix, “American Horror Story” has plenty of different story lines to watch and get sucked into. “American Horror Story” is an iconic show that will surely send some chills down...

Popular TikTok trends make their way into the real world

Popular TikTok trends make their way into the real world

October 2, 2019

First, it was Vine. Then, it was Musical.ly. Now, TikTok is the leading platform in short-form video content. This app allows users to add sound bites to their videos, whether they be snippets from a song or a piece of dialogue. Users can also opt to record their own audio. TikTok, which launched in...

Schuster Gallery hosts ‘Iconic Works on Paper’

Schuster Gallery hosts ‘Iconic Works on Paper’

October 2, 2019

Gannon University’s Schuster Program for the Arts and The Schuster Gallery opened a new exhibit Tuesday night. “Works on Paper” will be on display at the gallery, located at 700 Peach St. The exhibit showcases work from iconic artists such as Marc Chagall, Salvador Dali, Joan Miro and others. The...

Cast members eager for opening night of ‘Almost, Maine’

Cast members eager for opening night of ‘Almost, Maine’

September 25, 2019

Schuster Theatre’s season will kick off Thursday with the opening night of “Almost, Maine.” “Almost, Maine” takes place on a frigid winter night in a small town imbued with magic. The play unfolds in short vignettes, each scene featuring a different couple going through a change in their...

‘Ad Astra’ attracts specific niche audiences

‘Ad Astra’ attracts specific niche audiences

September 25, 2019

What in the world is “Ad Astra”? What does that mean? Why would I watch this movie? These are all questions that I was asking myself when I was standing in the movie theater and saw its poster hanging on the wall. From the poster, all I could make out was that it starred Brad Pitt and that it took...

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