Video game tournament takes over

Lucas Heiberger has put together an “Age of Empires” tournament that consists of 25 Northwestern students from all three of the male dorms, and some off campus students. “It started with some people last year expressing interest to me of having an Age of Empire tournament on campus,” Heiberger said. “A lot of people have more »

Spektor album lacks new sound

Regina Spektor released her seventh album Remember Us to Life on Sept. 30. The Russia native became increasingly popular in the United States after she wrote and recorded the main theme song to the Netflix Original TV Show “Orange is the New Black.” In her first new album since 2012, Spektor does not stray away more »

New OC shop

Sue Reagan has worked in the Hub at Northwestern since Dec. 2014, and as of Aug. 1 she celebrated the one-year anniversary of opening of her store, Whimsy. “I created it because I wanted an affordable place in town for people to shop,” Reagan said. Before Reagan opened the store she originally kept many of more »

Kundert recognized for inspirational service

Faculty member Amanda Kundert received the “2016 Staff Inspirational Service Award.” The award is given every year to a staff member who is voted to be an inspiration to the college. It means going above and beyond what you are called to do as a staff member. The 2015-2016 school years marks the fifth year more »

Frank Ocean releases latest album

  In a week of busyness, Frank Ocean’s album Blonde was a peaceful gift. Blonde marks Ocean’s first album since 2012′s Channel Orange. The recurring theme of the album seems to be Ocean reminiscing on his life, recalling many stories and sharing them with his audience. Ocean becomes a smooth- talking storyteller throughout the whole more »

The Lumineers releases sophomore album

On April 8th, The Lumineers released their sophomore album titled Cleopatra, which has made its way to number one album on Billboard 200. The folk-rock band’s album comes after a four-year drought since its last album. Cleopatra is filled with a combination of stories and poems. Many of the songs start with a soft melody more »