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    "Call to the Unknown" art exhibition makes familiar unfamiliar

    0:00 AM April 15, 2014

    Every year the College at Brockport hosts an annual art exhibition featuring works of students and faculty created throughout the academic year ranging from landscape paintings to large sculptures and everywhere in between. The exhibition “Call to the Unknown: Annual Student Art Exhibition” runs from April 11 to May 4, giving students plenty of time to check out their fellow students’ work.

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    Humans versus Zombies now allowed to use Nerf guns

    0:00 AM April 15, 2014

    Humans versus Zombies (HvZ) is a club at the College at Brockport that has recently been granted permission to use Nerf guns in its week-long game, beginning Tuesday, April 29 and ending Tuesday, May 6.

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    Informal dance performance promotes autism awareness

    0:00 AM April 15, 2014

    The College at Brockport hosted “Everyone Deserves the Spotlight: A Benefit for Children with Autism,” an autism awareness benefit in the form of an informal dance concert. The benefit witnessed its third annual event at the college Friday, April 11.

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    Main Street welcomes new frozen yogurt shop

    0:00 AM April 15, 2014

    The summer is approaching and the weather is becoming ideal for college students. The Village of Brockport has welcomed Yo Twisters to the chain of food services on Main Street and first opened its doors March 24. It’s a perfect place to cool down after a walk through the village. 

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    Game Station: Respawn's "Titanfall" gives viability to coasting Xbox One

    0:00 AM April 15, 2014

    Xbox One has been trailing a good distance behind Playstation 4 since both systems’ drop had a lack of fresh games. Hailing from the prestigious ex-Infinity Ward team, Respawn Entertainment has developed a title with the potential of putting the Xbox One back on the map.

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    Album Review: Recess

    Skrillex

    0:00 AM April 15, 2014

    After the success of 2010’s “Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites,” thousands of amateur producers spent sleepless nights attempting to become the next Skrillex. By 2011, the entire landscape of electronic music had shifted, and the mechanized bass-quake and distorted vocals in half-time infiltrated everything from trance to rave techno. As bass music kept pushing for the filthiest drops and mosh-worthy builds, Skrillex (Sonny Moore) spent his time on the road developing recording relationships and broadening his production palette. His latest release, “Recess,” reflects those.

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    Album Review: This is Your Life

    Various Artists

    0:00 AM April 15, 2014

    Since legendary rock front man Ronnie James Dio lost his battle with stomach cancer in 2010, the rock ‘n’ roll community has been struggling to fill the void left by the man who helped lay the groundwork for what the genre is today. In an attempt to fill this void, a group of 12 bands and musicians, all of which are icons in their own rights, banded together to create a record that exemplified the impact Dio had on not only rock, but music in general.

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    Students delight at annual performance

    0:00 AM April 8, 2014

    This semester’s DANCE/Hartwell production is an excitingly eclectic representation of the College at Brockport’s dance department. Pieces of all shapes, colors, forms and mediums were featured, including a graduate thesis work and an excerpt of an honors senior thesis.

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    Seemingly long winter normal according to meteorologists

    0:00 AM April 8, 2014

    Of the selling points the College at Brockport offers to its prospective students, delightful weather is not one of them. With the far from stellar winter that’s been ravaging campus this past season, looking to the in-house meteorology department seems like a logical place to seek answers as to why Jack Frost and Old Man Winter have so fiercely slapped us students right across our wind-chapped faces.

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    "How I Learned to Drive" brings light to child molestation

    0:00 AM April 8, 2014

    Combining two experiences that can be extremely difficult for people to go through, “How I Learned to Drive” described the life of one girl, Lil’ Bit, who develops a harmful relationship with her uncle and her trouble learning how to drive with him.

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    Closing in on commencement and the real world

    0:00 AM April 8, 2014

    It seems like just yesterday when more than 500 students filled the College at Brockport’s Union Ballroom to get the “deets” about everything graduation-related. At that point, commencement was only 88 days away.

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    A battle of clay in gallery "Out of the Toy Box"

    0:00 AM April 8, 2014

    Senior art student Cullen Wegman presented his Bachelors of Fine Arts Thesis Installation “Out of the Toy Box” to the College at Brockport Thursday, April 3 and will remain open for viewing until Saturday, April 19. It is located at the West Side Gallery at Tower Fine Arts.

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    Tech-knowledgey: Amazon introduces new devices: Fire TV and Dash

    0:00 AM April 8, 2014

    Amazon, the online shopping Mecca, has always been working its way into several different markets with tablets, e-readers and now with its own media hub called Fire TV. The system is very similar to that of the Apple TV and

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    Making the most out of registering for classes

    0:00 AM April 8, 2014

    The beginning of some of the most important days for those returning to the College at Brockport this fall as registration began. Students were able to start registering for classes offered in the fall semester Monday, April 7.

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    Album Review: Formula, Vol. 2

    Romeo Santos

    0:00 AM April 8, 2014

    Romeo Santos is looking to bridge the gap between the genres of hip-hop and Latin in his sophomore studio release “Formula, Vol. 2.” The album boasts many big name cameos, as stars of Latin music like Carlos Santana and Marc Anthony bring their veteran talents to young Santos. Star power in the hip-hop world boasts as just as much, if not more, with the inclusions of current juggernauts Drake and Nicki Minaj.

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