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‘Cobra Kai’ Season 2 Kicks The Competition And Continues On Right Track

Joshua Rosario, Staff Writer

May 8, 2019

Johnny Lawrence, after reviving the "Cobra Kai" dojo and putting its name back on the map, has a figure from his past who wishes to change what the dojo truly stands for as he sees fit. "Cobra Kai" proved to be an absolute...

Jim Stephenson’s Adventure Through Bad Music

Natalie Dest, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 7, 2019

What was supposed to be a poorly written composition for Jim Stephenson turned out to be the start of a passion he never knew he had. Being a dedicated trumpet player from age 10, it was the college class he took at Northwestern ...

CCSU’s Wind Ensemble Hosts A Night of Americana

Natalie Dest, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 7, 2019

For their final showcase of the semester, Central Connecticut's' Wind Ensemble concluded their months of preparation with a celebration of Americana inspired compositions to family, friends and faculty of the Department of Music....

Your Spring, Spotify Playlist

Natalie Dest, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 7, 2019

Nothing puts a "spring" in your step quite like a perfect jam -  a song that acts as an excellent dose for feel-good medicine. There's a certain, desirable feeling that comes with spring weather and what better way to celebrate...

What My Social Media Break Has Taught Me So Far

Aridyan Perez, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019

I have been on a social media break for about three months and it has been one of the best decisions that I have ever made for my mental health. There are many reasons why people use social media. It can be a way for people...

Central Jazz Combo Brings Back The Good Old Times

Gabriel Anton, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019

A very underrated and satisfying way to end your long week of preparing for exams, finishing up final projects, or just pulling through until the summer comes, is sitting down at a jazz concert and letting the smooth ebbs and...

This Is An ‘Endgame’ Spoiler Free Zone

Gabriel Anton, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019

If you haven’t heard by now, a little movie called "Avengers: Endgame" has come out and made a few bucks here and there. If you have managed to thwart any spoilers thus far and haven’t gotten the chance to watch it, have ...

C.A.N. Hosts Annual Spring Week Carnival

Natalie Dest, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 1, 2019

April 22 kicked off Central Activites Network's annual "Spring Week" for students, with a week full of fun before the chaos of final exams. One of the most anticipated events every year is the "C.A.N. Carnival," co-sponsored by...

On This Day In History…

Natalie Dest, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 1, 2019

New things are happening every day; and today, history is being made by the minute. We are fortunate enough to document this through photographs, videos and our own eyes. Although we may not acknowledge this privilege every day,...

Disney Plus: The Streaming Service Your Childhood Self Needs

Natalie Dest, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 1, 2019

We're all guilty of it; frantically searching through Netflix hoping to find our favorite childhood film yet finding ourselves out of luck. Luckily, those days are now in the past, thanks to Disney's plan to release its own streaming...

Music Puts You In The Feels And Helps With That Funk

Ryan Jones, Assistant Sports Editor

May 1, 2019

Music is a drug that exceeds the highest boundaries. Strolling through campus or passing a group heading to class, chances are you’ll witness a student with a pair of headphones in — getting their daily fix of it — and ...

Indie Vibes Dominate ‘Peace, Love And C.A.N.’

Julia Conant, Social Media Editor

May 1, 2019

On April 22, Central Activities Network celebrated Earth Day by kicking off Spring Week with an indie themed event called "Peace, Love & C.A.N." All of C.A.N.’s Spring Week events were based around a musical genre, this ev...

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