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NHL Set to Expand to Seattle

Ryan Jones, Assistant Sports Editor

December 7, 2018

Filed under Hockey, Opinion, Sports

  With the success of Vegas Golden Knights still fresh in the mind of NHL fans, the league is primed to add yet another team into the mix, this one coming from Seattle. This week, the NHL's Board of Governors (owners...

Thank You, CCSU

Kristina Vakhman, News Editor

December 6, 2018

Filed under News, On-Campus, Opinion

My first hard news article for The Recorder was on 2016 presidential candidate Jill Stein campaigning on campus. I was a freshman. The story—my first attempt at somewhat serious journalism whilst a newbie in a newsroom setting—made...

What NBA’s Professional Path Means For The NCAA

Griffin Garcia, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018

Filed under Basketball, Opinion, Sports

In all of professional sports, the transition from amateur to pro is supposed to be a long, difficult path. However, there has been a league where athletes are consistently having great success, the NBA. Players such as Anthony...

Foreigner Of Old And New On Display At Mohegan Sun

Patrick Gustavson, Sports Editor

December 6, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, Music, Opinion

On the last date of their 2018 tour, legendary rock band Foreigner brought both its current lineup as well as original members to Mohegan Sun to showcase 40 years worth of hits. It was a ticketed event advertising the original...

Insight On InSight

Insight On InSight

December 6, 2018

Mets, Mariners Both Benefit From Cano/Diaz Trade

Patrick Gustavson, Sports Editor

December 5, 2018

Filed under Baseball, Opinion, Sports

The MLB hot stove is in full force as the first blockbuster trade of the offseason went down when the Seattle Mariners traded eight-time all-star second baseman Robinson Cano and closer Edwin Diaz to the New York Mets. Whenever...

One Semester Down, Seven More To Go

Sarah Willson, Managing Editor

December 5, 2018

Filed under News, Opinion

  Dear Freshmen, If you're reading this, then congratulations, you have officially (almost) made it through your first semester here at Central Connecticut. Though finals may not begin until next week, the hardest part...

Editorial: NFL Puts Public Image Over Domestic Abuse Victims

December 5, 2018

Filed under Editorials, Football, News, Opinion, Sports

A disturbing video emerged Friday showing Kansas City Chiefs running back, Kareem Hunt, hitting and kicking a woman at a Cleveland hotel in February of this year. Just seven hours later, Hunt was released from the Chiefs. The...

The Uncomfortable Narrative Behind ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’

Shelby Williams, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018

Filed under News, On-Campus, Opinion

  The novel “To Kill a Mockingbird,” written by Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Harper Lee, is a black American narrative of unfortunate situations that occurred during the depression era of the deep South. In summary...

Gift-Giving Has Gotten Lazy

Kelly Langevin, Assistant News Editor

November 29, 2018

Filed under News, Opinion

Let's face it: the words "this reminded me of you" when being handed a gift will trigger sentimental emotions inside of us. Whether you begin to laugh, cry or just feel happy overall, it's an amazing feeling to be given a gift. With...

What MLB Contenders Must Do To Return To Postseason

Patrick Gustavson, Sports Editor

November 29, 2018

Filed under Baseball, Opinion, Sports

Though it has been just a month since the Boston Red Sox hoisted the Commissioner's Trophy, the hot stove is in full force as all 30 teams look to bolster their roster in the hopes of winning the Fall Classic. Perhaps the most...

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