arts-entertainment

“13 Reasons Why” creates big splash on Netflix April 13, 2017 - Alissa Camplin, Arts & Entertainment Editor Thirteen Reasons Why has been rocking Neflix screens since its release on March 31, 2017. According to Huffington Post, the series is actually the most talked about in Netflix history. According to leading social media research firm Fizzology, 13 Reasons Why has seen more social media volume than any … Continue reading “13 Reasons Why” creates big splash on Netflix
JSU presents Steel Band and Latin Ensemble in concert March 29, 2017 -   Hannah Ashford, Staff Reporter JSU’s Latin Ensemble and Steel Band performed on Tuesday night at the Mason Hall Performance Center. The Latin Ensemble is under the direction of Dr. Andy Nevala and the steel band is under the direction of Dr. Tony McCutchen. The Steel Band contains varying types of steel drums. These including … Continue reading JSU presents Steel Band and Latin Ensemble in concert
There’s no place like Wonderland: APO performs Lewis Carroll and L. Frank Baum crossover March 29, 2017 -   JoAnna Mitchell, Staff Writer This April, join JSU’s own Alpha Psi Omega (APO) chapter for their whacky performance of Joseph Robinette’s “Dorothy Meets Alice.” Written in 1990 and based on a musical by Robinette and Karl Jurman, this fun little play mixes the worlds of Wonderland and Oz to take viewers of all ages … Continue reading There’s no place like Wonderland: APO performs Lewis Carroll and L. Frank Baum crossover
Waffling about what to do after college? JSU offers career lecture for Waffle House March 16, 2017 -   JoAnna Mitchell, Staff Writer “Waffle House? Really?” According to Inman Dubberly, the area Vice President, this is the usual response he receives from people as a recruiter for the company. It is easy to overlook Waffle House as a business opportunity despite its ubiquitous nature here in the south. There seems to be one … Continue reading Waffling about what to do after college? JSU offers career lecture for Waffle House
Forks on the left, knives on the right: SAA hosts 10th annual etiquette dinner March 9, 2017 -     Lauren Jackson, Staff Writer The Student Alumni Association (SAA) hosted their annual Etiquette Dinner on the 11th floor of the library on Tuesday, March 7. The free event aimed to help students prepare for job interviews and dinner functions following graduation. The dinner consisted of a three course meal with intermittent tips and … Continue reading Forks on the left, knives on the right: SAA hosts 10th annual etiquette dinner
“The Vagina Monologues” unites clubs and communities February 15, 2017 - Katie Cline, Editor-in-Chief Alpha Psi Omega (APO), Women’s Issues, Support and Empowerment (W.I.S.E.) and the Sociology Club of JSU will be hosting a benefit reading of “The Vagina Monologues” by Eve Ensler on February 23 and 24. Proceeds will benefit 2nd Chance Inc., a local domestic violence and sexual assault prevention and response center. “This … Continue reading “The Vagina Monologues” unites clubs and communities
Filmmaker makes a “killing” with cold case documentary February 15, 2017 - Brittany Robertson, Staff Writer Hunting down leads to discover history’s most notorious serial killers sounds like something out of a horror novel, but two brave filmmakers dared to go into the belly of the beast for the sake of justice. “The Killing Season” filmmaker Rachel Mills visited Jacksonville State University on Monday, February 13. The event … Continue reading Filmmaker makes a “killing” with cold case documentary
Jacksonville State Marching Southerners announce 2017 show, “Angels Among Us” February 15, 2017 - Alissa Camplin, Arts & Entertainment Editor For many, Valentine’s Day means elaborate dates and lots of chocolates. For Southerners, it means the reveal of a new marching band production. At midnight on Feb. 14, hundreds of people anxiously refreshed the Marching Southerners’ webpage, nervously awaiting the show production. The Marching Southerners will be presenting their … Continue reading Jacksonville State Marching Southerners announce 2017 show, “Angels Among Us”
Becoming a brother: the final steps February 13, 2017 - By Alissa Camplin, Arts & Entertainment Editor The David L. Walters Department of Music of Jacksonville State University presented the Kappa Kappa Psi Membership Candidates (MCs) in recital on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. The lights of the Performance Center of Mason Hall dimmed at 5 p.m. as Nick Doyle, KKPsi’s Music Chair, welcomed the guests … Continue reading Becoming a brother: the final steps
Lady Gaga just dropping in February 13, 2017 -   By JoAnna Mitchell, Staff Writer Drones, cables, fire, and lots of glitter; all the ingredients necessary for a one-of-a-kind Super Bowl halftime performance by Lady Gaga. The singer appeared to leap from the roof of Houston’s NRG Stadium Sunday during Super Bowl 51, and descend over the field to continue her performance. Gaga began … Continue reading Lady Gaga just dropping in