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Peter and the Starcatcher

Peter and the Starcatcher

Story by Philis Wood, Student Reporter

April 17, 2018

A backstory to Peter Pan had audiences filled with anticipation as Peter and the Starcatcher opened at Henderson State University. High seas adventure and a shipwreck on Mollusk Island set the stage for a whimsical night filled with star stuff, pirates, mermaids, and identical-looking orphan boys. The dr...

South Park Republicans and Eric Cartman

South Park Republicans and Eric Cartman

Opinion by Bunky Raines, Student Reporter

April 10, 2018

In the time of Bill Clinton I called myself a Democrat. Bill is still my favorite president. I saw a guy from Ark that provided my kids with free health insurance (ARKids), smoked weed and harrassed interns and thought, “This is our f****n’ guy.” I’m still rooting for the Dems. I’m down with t...

Fortnite Battle Royale

Opinion byJerry Crowe, Student Reporter

April 10, 2018

Get on the bus and join a ginormous community of players in a cartoon and comic styled battle royale video game. Epic Games, the creators of the Gear of War series and Unreal Tournament, created Fortnite Battle Royale following the booming popularity of online battle survival video games. One hundred players ...

Dungeons and Dragons, oh my!

Story by Rae Dinger, Student Reporter

April 10, 2018

If you are willing, I would like to you imagine something for me: you’re in a cave, sounds echoing off the walls and water dripping from the ceiling. Your sword is heavy on your belt, and as you turn a corner, a growl comes from further down the cave. Do you roll to investigate, or roll for stealth? ...

McBride and Adams, junior musicians

McBride and Adams, junior musicians

April 10, 2018

I experienced wonder the other night. At a student recital of all places, but it still happened. At 7:30 on Tuesday April 3rd in Hardwood Recital Hall in the Russell Fine Arts building, two juniors performed their junior recital in front of friends, family, and a student reporter. The two juniors, Emel...

HTV, Twitch and the animals

HTV, Twitch and the animals

Story by Zac Walthall, Student Reporter

April 10, 2018

A relatively new form of media, live streaming is an entertainment method that has recently exploded onto the scene. Because of its mass appeal to the younger generations, many YouTube channels have cropped up around the idea of streaming video games, which lead to the creation of popular streaming s...

What’s going on this week at HSU?

Summary by Pete Tubbs Editor in Chief

March 1, 2018

  Have you run out of homework and alcohol and are looking for some on campus fun you can have or just stuff you can help out with? Thought so. Well, included in this list is some pretty, pretty, pretty cool stuff you can use to waste time and numb your mind to your real problems for the rest of the ...

The invisible pink unicorn: Philosophy at HSU

Story by Bunky Raines Student Reporter

March 1, 2018

  “Aristotle, Aristotle was a bugger for the bottle, Hobbes was fond of his dram and Rene Descartes was a drunken fart. ‘I drink, therefore I am.’”-Monty Python, The Philosopher’s Song The philosophy club began about five years ago with around 30 students. Since then, numbers have declined. T...

Depression and bad language: “Tigers be Still” was performed last week

Story by Tiara Burgess Contributing Reporter

March 1, 2018

  If you have nothing to do when you’re out of class, then come to the theatre and see all the different plays they have to offer. You can find play times and descriptions on hsu.edu.The Tigers Be Still play by Kim Rosenstock was performed in the Arkansas Hall Studio theatre this past Thursday thr...

An artist and an alum: Jonathan Cromer returns to campus for artistic reasons

Story by Aaron O’Quin Online Editor

March 1, 2018

  Last week in the art department, an HSU alumna, Jonathan Cromer, came to our campus to make use of the art annexes old out of use metal foundry. The metal foundry has found itself majorly unused since the unexpected passing of the sculpture professor Mac Hornecker, whom passed in 2011. Jonathan was pa...

“Cultura” and “Butterflies and Stingers” opened last week

“Cultura” and “Butterflies and Stingers” opened last week

Story by Walker Walthall Student Reporter

March 1, 2018

  The definition of art is the expression or application of human creative skill and imagination, typically in a visual form such as painting or sculpture, producing works to be appreciated primarily for their beauty or emotional power. Two art exhibits senior art exhibits were up this last week i...

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