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A Play on Words

A Play on Words

Nova Clark

March 16, 2019

SCC'S MODERN TAKE ON "MACBETH" SCC took on an ambitious execution of William Shakespeare’s renowned tragedy “Macbeth” this month, and the entire theater was held under its sinister spell. The cast of "Macbeth" during rehearsal. Photo: Nova Clark Directed by SCC drama professor Debra P...

A&E Calendar – Vol 54 Issue 10, March 15, 2019

Nova Clark

March 16, 2019

Instrumental Juries 10:30-11:45 a.m., March 19; Rm. 818 (Music Building) Hard work pays off — and you can witness this age-old mantra take on a musical context when SCC’s instrumental music students unite for one last showcase before the quarter comes to an end. A jury of designated profess...

Rocket Men

Rocket Men

Nova Clark

March 16, 2019

"APOLLO 11" CAPTURES HUMANITY OF MOON LANDING Every so often, a truly remarkable piece of cinema will capture lightning in a bottle. Such is the case with “Apollo 11” — a film that is not just a documentary, but an experience. Following a week-long preview in IMAX theaters, March 8 saw the official releas...

Full of Sound and Fury

Full of Sound and Fury

Nova Clark

March 4, 2019

"MACBETH" WILL STRUT AND FRET ITS HOUR UPON SCC'S STAGE This month, history will be made as “Macbeth” becomes the first William Shakespeare work ever to be performed at SCC. Penned by the legendary playwright at the beginning of the 17th century, the play remains a timeless tragedy that te...

Ebbtide Eats: Plaza Latina

Juan Páez

March 4, 2019

Being away from home is difficult, but one hardship people might not expect comes from their bellies. Plaza Latina, a supermarket located about 25 minutes on foot from SCC, specializes in feeding the nostalgics like me. Plaza Latina is an ode the traditional Latin American stores: sort of uno...

A&E Calendar – Vol 54 Issue 9, March 1, 2019

Nova Clark

March 4, 2019

Japanese Winter Festival 3-5 p.m., March 5; Quiet Dining Room Join the festivities as the Japanese Culture Club celebrates three famous January, February and March-based festivals from Japan. Seijin-no-hi, or “Coming of Age Day,” honors those who have turned 20 years old between April 2, 2018 an...

Etched in Stone

CJ Priebe

March 4, 2019

THE BEST OF THE BEST OSCARS The Academy Awards can make it feel like the movie industry is mired in political swank. It’s inevitable: Great art has always been used to market something, be it a brand, a culture or an entire industry. And when an award can turn a film into more of a bona fid...

The Ones That Got Away

Nova Clark

March 4, 2019

NEAR MISSES IN OSCAR HISTORY Oscar season has come and gone, and with it, films have won and lost. The event of one’s favorite movie losing by a hair to a less worthy picture has had spectators in fits since the dawn of the Academy Awards in the 1920s. The following films were nominated...

REEL LOVE

REEL LOVE

Nova Clark

February 20, 2019

FIFTEEN ROMANCE FILMS THAT TRANSCEND TIME Perhaps no medium can personify love quite like the world of movies. In 1896, audiences witnessed one of the first motion pictures ever screened — an 18-second long film depicting a man and woman embracing in a kiss. Although we’ve come a long way in...

A Muggle’s Guide to Relationships

CJ Priebe

February 20, 2019

FANTASTIC FRIENDS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM Spoiler Warning: This article talks about the Harry Potter book and film series and talks about what happens throughout. The magical realm of Harry Potter is one defined by relationships: more specifically, Harry’s relationships with those who surround hi...

“You” Need to Leave Me Alone

Azia Kelikoa’elakauaikekai Jaelyn Lualhati

February 20, 2019

NETFLIX SHOW GLORIFIES SERIAL STALKING You can’t look over your shoulder too many times. However, in the Netflix series “You,” the female protagonist fails to even look at all. The book-turned-show provides a simple plot: Bookshop manager Joe Goldberg (played by Penn Badgley, aka “Lon...

Reflections of a Mentee

Reflections of a Mentee

Juan Páez

February 4, 2019

SCC PROFESSOR IN HOLLYWOOD SPOTLIGHT Hollywood producers have taken an interest in making a movie about Mahmoud Muhammad Taha, Sudanese religious and political leader, through the eyes of SCC professor Ernest Johnson. Johnson lived in Sudan for nine years under Taha’s tutelage until Taha was ex...

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