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  • Movie Review: “Pitch Perfect 3”

    Movie Review: “Pitch Perfect 3”

    Holly Hallal, News Writer

    December 23, 2017

    Pitch Perfect 3 is the final installment in the Pitch Perfect trilogy. Directed by Trish Sie, Pitch Perfect 3 had a wonderful cast and story line that lead the viewer through a hilarious farewell story for the acapella group the Bellas. The film had an excellent returning cast including, Anna Kendrick as Beca and Rebel Wilson as Fat Amy. Pitch Perfect 3 takes place after the Bellas have graduated college and are unsatisfied with their current...

  • Movie Review: “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”

    Movie Review: “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”

    Keely Diebold, News Editor

    December 16, 2017

    It’s that time of year when Star Wars finds its way to the big screen, and this time it’s bigger and riskier than ever. The eighth episode of the Star Wars saga, Rian Johnson’s The Last Jedi sees family take the forefront of what is an all-around stunning film. It is full of enough emotion, intensity and unpredictability to make it one of the franchise’s best installments ever. The film picks up exactly where The Force Awakens left...

    Photo by: Lucasfilm/Disney

  • Stay Humble, Hustle Hard: For the love of the game

    Stay Humble, Hustle Hard: For the love of the game

    Katherine Kelly, Sports Editor

    December 5, 2017

    Although I loved my role as a soccer player and the action I got on the playing field, I always knew I wanted to coach the sport as well, and eventually trade in my view as a center back for a view of the game from the sideline. In my head, the transition from player to coach seemed like one that would be natural. Over the years, I have had experience coaching large groups of kids at Nicholls summer camps, training youths in individual sessions,...

    Photo by: Rachel Klaus

  • Colonel football ended unforgettable 2017 season in FCS playoffs

    Colonel football ended unforgettable 2017 season in FCS playoffs

    Katherine Kelly, Sports Editor

    November 30, 2017

    Although the Nicholls State University football team fell to the University of South Dakota in the first round of the FCS playoffs, they managed to have one of the most successful seasons in program history. In the first-ever playoff game held at John L. Guidry Stadium, the Colonels found themselves behind after two turnovers led the Coyotes to a 14-0 lead to start off the contest. The Colonels did not find the lead in the game but managed...

    Photo by: Jeffery Miller

  • Female: Important Women in STEM Fields

    Female: Important Women in STEM Fields

    Juana Martinez, Print Managing Editor

    November 29, 2017

    With the end of the semester quickly approaching, I thought it was time to mention five important women in STEM history. Rosalind Franklin: The first word that comes to mind when I hear Rosalind Franklin’s name is controversy. The British chemist was born in London in 1920 and earned a Ph.D. in physical chemistry from Cambridge University. In 1951, she used X-ray diffraction techniques to study the DNA structure. She, alongside her st...

    Photo by: Rachel Klaus

  • Movie Review: “Coco”

    Movie Review: “Coco”

    Kathleen Rodrigue, Lagniappe Writer

    November 25, 2017

    Pixar’s “Coco” is a must-see children’s movie that was released on Tuesday night, just in time to warm the hearts of many before the holidays. Set in Mexico, the movie’s main character Miguel Rivera is a 12- year-old boy whose one dream is to be a musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. However, there is one major obstacle standing in his way: his family forbids music because Miguel’s great-great- grandfather left his wife and...

    Photo by: Pixar

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