‘The Iron Giant’ signature edition reminds us why we loved the original

October 8th, 2015

It’s back again, once in theaters and now forever remastered and out to buy, and it still has that massive heart in a big iron guy that people have remembered and loved. “The Iron Giant” is back again in a signature edition and all its animated storytelling genius is still retained.

UWRF SPSC visits 3M

October 8th, 2015

On Saturday, Oct. 3, several members of the UW–River Falls Society of Physics Students Chapter attended 3M’s Super Science Saturday.

Best of Netflix: edition one

October 1st, 2015

Hey readers, this column will be dedicated to the best movies on Netflix. I’ll be doing this column about two or three times a month. My goal is to introduce movies that otherwise go unnoticed on Netflix. Each column, I’ll do four movies and one documentary. So, without further ado, let’s get to my movie recommendations.

Studying abroad provides interesting, awkward experiences

October 1st, 2015

Hello, my name is Lauren, and I am perpetually awkward. I stammer, trip, and fumble my way through daily life. And for my fist column I had a plethora of experiences that I could, regrettably, draw from.

‘Hotel Transylvania 2’ disappoints, maintains strong animation

October 1st, 2015

Dracula and his buds are back again in “Hotel Transylvania 2” to help Drac’s grandson realize the monster that he is, and with that comes another mixed bag of an animated film that has everything but the bite.

‘Black Mass’ provides dark themes and thrills

September 24th, 2015

One of Boston’s darkest denizens comes to life thanks to excellent acting and great direction, though viewing a biographical film like “Black Mass” teaches a harsh reality of all films like it.

Separation of church and state ought to be held sacred

September 24th, 2015

Today I will spare you the flowery intro that sets up my column and get straight to the question at hand: what the heck is going on with religious interference in American politics?

Mad Max: Fury Road reinvigorates classic film series

September 17th, 2015

It’s shiny, it’s chrome, it’ll blow your mind at 100mph, it’s Mad Max: Fury Road, a film that has gone through so much buzz but still needs stressing of how important it is.

American culture becomes more understandable in person

September 17th, 2015

This summer, my family and I decided to take an old fashion road trip. The type of trip where you load up the car, buckle up, and drive 26 hours cross country, just to get some “family time.”

Cluttered ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ still entertains

May 6th, 2015

The wait is over and fans can suit up again in their Marvel-print shirts to watch “Avengers: Age of Ultron” in theaters, which despite being weaker than its predecessor, still manages to be entertaining in every way.