Interfaith Coffee House Showcases Art within Religion

By Andrew Mannion, Staff Writer and Carlos Santana, Contributor This past Wednesday, Campus Ministry and Social Action (CMSA) hosted their Interfaith Coffee House event at Café 1853.  The event was an open mic where students could showcase their musical talents and tell stories about how religion impacted their lives. CMSA is a department under student life that hosts events such as LOVE retreats and mass … Continue reading Interfaith Coffee House Showcases Art within Religion

Campus “Collective Rage” Reading Gives Queer Women’s Stories the Spotlight

By Jilleen Barrett, Features/Managing Editor The MC Players, Rainbow Jaspers and the Lasallian Women and Gender Resource Center collaborated on a reading of “Collective Rage: A Play of Five Betties,” a performance which follows five Queer women, all named Betty, as they come to understand and embrace their sexualities. Maren Kain, a senior communication major, directed this play with Deirdre O’Leary, Ph.D., a professor in … Continue reading Campus “Collective Rage” Reading Gives Queer Women’s Stories the Spotlight

Man-tatted : A Look into the Ink of MC Students

By Adrianne Hutto, Production Editor A campus full of 20-something year-olds and veterans, it is no surprise that MC students would be showcasing some unique tattoo pieces. From meaningful to fun and detailed to simple, students feature art of all kinds.  Chris Norberto, a senior and veteran, has lost count of how many tattoos he has, with them on his arms, chest and thighs. While … Continue reading Man-tatted : A Look into the Ink of MC Students

Sanctus Artem Art Show Illustrates Expression

By Zoe DeFazio, Asst. Arts and Entertainment editor Last week, Sanctus Artem made Friday night plans with artists and art enjoyers alike. Sanctus Artem, Manhattan College’s art club, held an art show on Nov. 4 in Thomas Hall’s student lounge. Many students from various majors came together to showcase their own art and gab about the meaning behind the canvas.  Sabrina Beharry, president of Sanctus … Continue reading Sanctus Artem Art Show Illustrates Expression

Halloween Fashion Finds: Students Get Creative

Interviews compiled By Lauren Raziano, Copy Editor/Web Editor  Halloween allows students to get creative with self expression and dress up as whomever they want. This year students wore fun costumes both on and off campus. Taking inspiration from an iconic animated character, Kimiya Ehsan created her own versions of their costume by incorporating accessories and personalized items. Katherine Uffer, Rebecca Medina and Mian Ewen participated … Continue reading Halloween Fashion Finds: Students Get Creative

Manhattan is the Place to be For Entertainment Internships 

By Adrianne Hutto, Production Editor With its proximity to Manhattan, Manhattan College is the perfect location for students who are looking for careers in the communications field. In fact, according to manhattan.edu, 73 percent of students complete at least one internship during their time at Manhattan College. It is these internships that help students to secure jobs in their desired field post-graduation. Maeve Kirk,  senior … Continue reading Manhattan is the Place to be For Entertainment Internships 

Jasper Jams: My Vibe Right Now

By Zoe DeFazio, Asst. Arts and Entertainment editor Personally, I love fall. It’s my favorite month. I enjoy the leaves changing and the moderate temperature. But as much as fall can be beautiful, at some point the vibe just gets weird. It’s getting too cold, but not as cold as winter, and the last leaf hasn’t yet fallen. It’s too cold at night for no … Continue reading Jasper Jams: My Vibe Right Now

Nails, Gals, & Details: Female Nail Artists Take Over The Bronx 

By Grace Cardinal, Staff Writer All around the Bronx area, female student nail artists are setting up businesses to explore their passions while getting their degrees. With nail art trending on Instagram and Pinterest boards, there doesn’t seem to be a better time to set up shop in the industry.  Nail art has had a resurgence in popularity during the last ten years, however has … Continue reading Nails, Gals, & Details: Female Nail Artists Take Over The Bronx 

Santus Artem Hosts Autumnal Art Events

By Lauren Raziano, Copy Editor/Web Editor  With pumpkin painting for Halloween and illustration-making for Inkotber, Manhattan College’s Sanctus Artem club is in the fall spirit.  Santus Artem, translated to “pure arts” in Latin, is Manhattan College’s art club run by President Sabrina Beharry and vice president Craig Chambers. Santus Artem currently hosts their club events on Tuesdays in DLS 209 at 4:30, and encourages new … Continue reading Santus Artem Hosts Autumnal Art Events