The Horror genre has benefitted from something akin to a Renaissance in recent years; after James Wan’s seminal Conjuring films, more directors have challenged themselves to explore how this category of film can be reserved for more than just cheap jump scares.
The senior art students are counting down the weeks until the annual senior art exhibition. The exhibit is composed of around 12-15 works from the senior art students and planned out by the students themselves.
The Cowles Auditorium nearly reached capacity during the Diversity Monologues showcase on Mar 12. This event, the fourth annual one of its kind at Whitworth, prompted students to think about how they come to know freedom through their life.
International students have formed reactionary groups to Austin Channing Brown’s talk on Feb. 5. Brown spoke on the topics of race, faith, and reconciliation in the context of private Christian universities, which are predominately white institutions.
Whitworth students gathered in the Mind and Hearth, occupying all of the available chairs and floor space to listen to their peers as they shared poems of the unrealized beauty within the natural world.
After not one, not two, but twenty previous movies in this massively popular franchise, “Captain Marvel” has finally given the Marvel Cinematic Universe both its first female-led superhero film and its first female (co-) director and it was about time.
“My family wanted me to major in something that would guarantee a good paying job after college, but I wanted to do something cool (like history) and so I did and they aren’t thrilled. How do I tell my family that I got accepted into a history related masters program?”
This year marks the fifth anniversary of a day set aside for giving. Just last year, the fundraising event was named One Pine Day, alluding to the 1963 song, “One Fine Day,” made famous by the The Chiffons.
“Washington D.C. is a fantastic city even without the Smithsonian… there is so much culture and diversity in that city that I think most people don’t have time or don’t take time to experience,” said Putzke. “I think that was a great pro for all of us, we came away seeing it from a different view.”
“It is good writing for every character to clearly want something…but the way those characters bounced around in circles getting to those goals could be frustrating at times and slowed down the pace.” -Austin Casey