Rhythm Reincarnate: Is Leon Bridges the New Sam Cooke?

By Molly Joyce With the proliferation of nostalgia-infused subgenres within pop culture, one might think that Fort-Worth, TX native Leon Bridges might just be the resurrection of Soul Music on today's mainstream stage. As a dishwasher/busboy turned singer/songwriter, Bridges has most recently been  recognized on billboard.com for his 2015 Grammy nominated debut album“Coming Home”, which [...]

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“Constellations”comes to the Emera Astronomy Center

By Molly Joyce   “One relationship, infinite possibilities” is the tagline for Nick Payne’s “Constellations,” which was featured Nov. 15-20 at the Emera Center at the University of Maine. The two-man performance, featuring actors Amelia Courtney and John Logan, depicts the progression of the relationship between a man and a woman. The elemental dramatic concept [...]

American Debt Sentence

The Crippling American Higher Education System As Seen By an American Student Abroad By Molly Joyce I am very lucky to have had the opportunity to move to Germany for my eighth semester of college to study abroad. While I was bombarded with fifty shades of culture shock this having been my first time in [...]