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Review: "Seaspiracy"

Author: Dessi Gomez

As the title alludes to, the film emphasizes the cycle of corruption within commercial fisheries and the extensive conspiracy theory surrounding the ethics of the fishing industry.

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Juniors Build Community: Friendship in First-Ever Undergraduate Community in Fischer Grad
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Movie Review: "Moxie"

Author: Katherine Holtz

Released on March 3 during Women’s History Month, “Moxie,” a Netflix original movie directed by Amy Poehler, is the feminist film everyone thinks they want.

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Book Review: “What It Means to be Human: The Case of the Body in Public Bioethics”
The Rector Behind DJ DuLac

The Rector Behind DJ DuLac

Author: Emma Ferdinandi

Nhat Nguyen, the rector of Duncan Hall, is far from your typical Notre Dame rector. For starters, he is famously known as DJ DuLac, the iconic DJ who provides the soundtracks for various events, including SYRs and — most importantly — Domerfest.

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‘WandaVision’ is Engaging and Mysterious

‘WandaVision’ is Engaging and Mysterious

Author: Oscar Noem

While it’s difficult to make a horror TV show that genuinely scares the audience, it has always been more difficult to make a show that truly unnerves the viewer. Somehow, the new Disney+ original “WandaVision” manages to perfectly nail the atmosphere of “something’s not quite right.”

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Women in ROTC

Women in ROTC

The Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) is a college program dedicated to preparing young adults to serve as officers in the U.S. Military, and often, scholarships are offered for participants. Notre Dame is one of the few universities to offer all of the ROTC programs: Air Force, Army, Navy and Marine Corps.

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‘The Invention of Nature: Alexander Von Humboldt’s New World’ is Refreshing and Fascinating
‘To All The Boys: Always and Forever’ is a Perfect Finale to the Trilogy
To All Things Striking

To All Things Striking

Author: Katherine O’Neal

If you’re looking to feel inspired by fashion, beauty and lifestyle, keep your eyes on ​Strike​, a new student-run magazine that will be published for the first time in the fall of 2021. ​Strike​ was originally founded at Florida State University, but the magazine can now be found on numerous college campuses, including our very own.

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Review: "Emily in Paris"

Author: Capuano, Leah

Have your dreams of going to France been crushed by COVID-19?

 

Don’t plan on filling the baguette-shaped hole in your heart with the new Netflix original series, “Emily in Paris.” 

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 Wavelength: Should America abolish the electoral college?
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Review: Season 2 of "The Boys"

Author: Oscar Noem

With the sheer volume of superhero content available, it’s difficult for a franchise to really stand out from the crowd as something special — yet “The Boys” manages to leave a lasting impression all the same.

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Writing Centers Bring Notre Dame and Westville Students Together
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Student Perspective: Where Our Individualistic Society Falls Short
Brain Lair Books Stocks Stories for All

Brain Lair Books Stocks Stories for All

Author: Dessi Gomez

Kathy Burnette, owner and founder of The Brain Lair Bookstore, used to be a tax accountant. “I’ve always wanted to open a bookstore. About 25 years ago —I have a 25-year-old daughter — and when she was born, that was one of the jobs I thought I would like to do because I thought it’d be fun to raise a baby in a bookstore.”

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Wavelength: Should we stay in the ACC Football after this season?
TV Review: The Boys

TV Review: The Boys

Author: Oscar Noem

Hugh Campbell is perfectly happy living a quiet, unassuming life. He works his boring job, lives with his awkward, deadbeat dad, and, of course, cheers on the superheroes protecting the city. But when his girlfriend dies at the hands of one of those very same “heroes,” Hughie finds himself pulled into a dark web of secrets, corruption and revenge.

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Album review: "No Me Llores"

Author: Krienke, Kimani

There are so many talented individuals at Notre Dame that continuously go unnoticed by most. While the university gives these students a platform to stand on, the artists must work tirelessly to get to where they want to be. Felix Rabito is one of those artists that did not stop striving for more, and his dedicated fans, even after graduating. Rabito and his band, Saint Dismas, performed at house shows, the Legends Nightclub, the Keenan Revue and more venues while at Notre Dame. The trio gained a decent following by doing so, but they aren’t a household name yet.

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The Catholic Church’s Antiracist Duty: Archbishop Wilton Gregory Speaks on Racial Justice

The Catholic Church’s Antiracist Duty: Archbishop Wilton Gregory Speaks on Racial Justice

Author: Gonzalez, Luisana

As the inaugural speaker for the Klau Center’s “Building an Antiracist Vocabulary” lecture series, Archbishop Wilton Gregory spoke virtually to the Notre Dame community last Friday about the Church’s duty and role in fighting racism, a duty that it’s been especially called to undertake in recent months in light of George Floyd’s death.

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Opinion: Reopening for In-Person Classes was a Good Decision. Reopening for In-Person Classes Without an Effective Testing and Tracing Apparatus Was Not.

Opinion: Reopening for In-Person Classes was a Good Decision. Reopening for In-Person Classes Without an Effective Testing and Tracing Apparatus Was Not.

Author: Michael Dugan

When Fr. Jenkins announced in May the university’s plan to reopen for classes for the Fall Semester 2020, I was happy. Notre Dame, one of the nation’s top universities, was one of the first schools to come out in favor of reopening, shortly after some major state systems had begun to announce that they would go online in the fall. My peers had reached a nearly unanimous agreement that online learning was subpar, and we were happy to return to class. I looked forward to once again being able to be with my friends, rather than just seeing their faces on a phone screen. Planning for this semester would be a formidable challenge, but I believed Notre Dame would pull this off.

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