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Crazy about “Crazy Rich Asians”

Crazy about “Crazy Rich Asians”

Antilica Xiong, Graphic Designer

October 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture, Top Stories

“Crazy Rich Asians” may not represent all Asians, but the film created opportunities and awareness for the Asian community as a whole. The amazing Jon M. Chu directs an outstanding film, based on Kevin Kwan’s best-selling novel. You may already know Chu, who directed “Step Up 2,” “G.I. Joe Re...

‘Student Body’ takes a serious look at sexual assault

‘Student Body’ takes a serious look at sexual assault

Arsenio Sorrell, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture, Top Stories

What comes to mind when you think of theater? William Shakespeare? Maybe some famous Broadway musical like “Hamilton” or “Wicked?” Each year, the Performing Arts Leadership (PAL) Board selects the slate of productions to be performed. The play the group selected for this year’s fall producti...

Why I dislike Facebook

Why I dislike Facebook

Jennifer Reinfried, Business Director

October 10, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Earlier this year, I was chatting with a coworker slightly younger than I was. Seeing as we enjoyed many of the same hobbies and had known each other for a while, I pulled out my phone and opened my Facebook app. Already tapping the search bar, I asked if he was on the social media platform. Much to my su...

Time to get your flu shot!

Time to get your flu shot!

Joseph Craker, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

As flu season draws ever nearer, Madison College is planning to increase vaccination rates on campus through a free flu shot clinic this October. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), annual vaccination is the best way to reduce the chances that an individual will contract influenza.  ...

WolfPack handles Hawks despite rough third set

WolfPack handles Hawks despite rough third set

Joseph Craker, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Madison College volleyball team, led by second year outside hitter Paige Hostetler and new coach Jeff “JT” Thomas, kept the Harper College Hawks at bay at home on Sept. 20.  The WolfPack took the match, 3-1, and maintain a solid record of 4-1 in N4C conference play going into the second half...

Enjoy a different kind of movie-going experience

Enjoy a different kind of movie-going experience

Damara Gillett, Graphic Artist

September 26, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture, Top Stories

A few months back a new — and rather unique — movie theater arrived on the east side of Madison. Attached to East Towne Mall between the former Boston Store and Dick’s Sporting Goods, Flix Brewhouse boasts of a truly Wisconsin movie viewing experience. Each cinema has several rows with pull-up t...

It’s time to lower the lake

It’s time to lower the lake

Sean Bull, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Unless you just woke up from a coma, you’ve heard it far too often over the past few weeks: Madison has had some flood problems. Homes, parks, and businesses alike have suffered the ravages of late August to early September rainstorms. For weeks, water over-flowed with seemingly nowhere to go. Only n...

WolfPack women’s soccer starting strong

WolfPack women’s soccer starting strong

Tomaz Farina Escosteguy, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

It has been a busy couple of weeks for the WolfPack women’s soccer team still, even with five games in the last two weeks, the team has still dominated most of its opponents. After suffering its first loss of the season on Sept. 23, Madison College is now 7-1 overall and are ranked No. 6 in the NJCA...

Historic flooding still being felt in Wisconsin

Historic flooding still being felt in Wisconsin

Andrew Kicmol, Editor in Chief

September 12, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

The record flooding in Wisconsin this summer has disrupted the lives of many students. In Madison, street flooding in the downtown area has made it difficult for students to get around town. But for students going to other campuses, the challenges have been even greater. Madison C...

Nothing new in dominant women’s soccer victories

Nothing new in dominant women’s soccer victories

Staff Report

September 12, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

It is a new season, but it has been the same result so far for the Madison College women’s soccer team – dominating win after dominating win. The WolfPack has played three matches through Sept. 8, winning all three and outscoring its opponents by a whopping total of 22-1. ...

Future of textbook rental plan rests on student vote

Future of textbook rental plan rests on student vote

Briant Lawler, News Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

Textbooks are a necessary evil when it comes to higher education. They can be a burden by their sheer mass and volume students’ must lug around. But they can often be a burden by the steep price tags they carry as well. That’s why this semester, the Student Senate will hold a referendum vote that would establish a separate fee to finance a com...

Africa Fest celebrates its 20th anniversary in style

Africa Fest celebrates its 20th anniversary in style

Destiny Kwenchia Zaomoh, Staff Writer

September 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture, Top Stories

The Africa Fest is a popular festival in Madison which celebrates African immigrant communities. It is most looked forward to by a diverse group of people both in and out of the Dane County and Wisconsin at large. This festival has been celebrated for several years and this year’s celebration...

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