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Weekly Trend: Michelle Obama’s timeless beauty

Thaija Evans, Verge Designer

October 20, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

Election day is approaching, meaning President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama’s time in the White House is nearing an end. Michelle Obama solidified her title as one of the best dressed first ladies in the history of the administration at the Italy State Dinner Tuesday evening. ...

Flipping pancakes to support high school youth

Carole Hodorowicz, Verge Reporter

October 20, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Homecoming, The Verge

They say the early bird gets the worm, but this weekend the early bird can get pancakes made by the Charleston Rotary Club in the parking lot of Dirty’s starting at 6:30 a.m. Students and locals can enjoy pancakes and sausage while watching the Homecoming Parade. Tickets, which can be purchased...

Homecoming Parade to bring out community

Chrissy Miller, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Homecoming, The Verge

The annual Homecoming Parade is coming back to Eastern to create school spirit for the students and community alike at 9:30 a.m. this Saturday on 6th Street -Division Street. Tyler Vollmer, a graduate assistant in the student life department, said, the parade is open to the community. Everyone fro...

Pink Panthers pump up the pride

Abbey Whittington, Associate News Editor

October 20, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Homecoming, The Verge

Captains for the Pink Panthers Dance Team Alyssa Wurtzinger and Sarah Cowger have scheduled emergency dance practices and coached their teammates during their busy week to prepare for their performances for homecoming’s pride events. The Pink Panthers Dance Team will be performing their ro...

French professor feels connected with Eastern’s staff, students

Janet Pernell, Multicultural Reporter

October 20, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

  Hailing from a Big Ten university, new French professor Ryan Schroth said he already feels connected with both his students and coworkers. He received his PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in May and got the position in the foreign language department right after. Schroth said...

Weekly Trend Section: The ugly shoe epidemic

Thaija Evans, Verge Designer

October 6, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

Nurses are not the only one’s sporting soft-soled, round-topped orthopedic shoes. People are wearing comfortable yet typically unappealing walking shoes to their office jobs, students strut them across campus, and kids run all over playgrounds in the shoes. The “ugly shoe epidemic” ha...

Makeup industry inclusiveness benefits companies, consumers

Abbey Whittington, Associate News Editor

October 6, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

As the popularity of makeup increases, so does the controversy of what makeup brands to use. With more individuals purchasing makeup, the industry needs to make sure they are reaching the widest audience possible to buy their products. More and more people have been doing full faces of makeup;...

Review: Movie breaks traditional worldview

Kayln Hayslett, Editor-in-chief

October 6, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

The traditional American dream entails a wealthy married couple with two children living in a large house gated by the iconic white picket fence. In the movie, “When the Bough Breaks,” couple Laura and John Taylor had undeniable career success with John on the brink of making partner whil...

Making crowd laugh on cue, relieving stress

T'Nerra Butler, Verge Editor

October 6, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

Imagine being an actor and not knowing what lines may come next. Come to terms with the fact that lines come as they please in any given order. The registered student organization Hello Dali! thrives off of that very thing, improvising. The improv comedy group has been around for decades...

Band to rock out Mac’s Uptowner over weekend

Carole Hodorowicz, Verge Reporter

October 6, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

Returning for the second time, "Chromophonic” is ready to capture the ears of listeners at Macs’ Uptowner this Friday at 9:30 p.m. Five men are responsible for the “bodacious high energy, groove-oriented, funk-influenced rock ‘n’ roll” music. Lead vocals and guitar are powered b...

‘A Dark Matter’ Artists discuss work for ‘Artists-in-Dialogue’

‘A Dark Matter’ Artists discuss work for ‘Artists-in-Dialogue’

Angelica Cataldo, Entertainment Reporter

September 28, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

The Tarble Arts Center director and chief curator, Rehema Barber, introduced artists Samuel Levi Jones, JC Lenochan and Cheryl Pope as part of Tarble’s “Artists-in-Dialogue” panel Wednesday evening in the Atrium. Jones, Lenochan and Pope are artists whose work is featured in the exhibit “A...

Open-mic shows off variety of talents

Angelica Cataldo, Entertainment Reporter

September 28, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

Psychology major Kadarrious Hooks spontaneously took the stage of the 7th Street Underground to perform his original poetry in front of at least 100 of his peers. He performed two pieces and was met with beatnik-style snaps from the audience. “I look for opportunities like this to perform, but...

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