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October Meteor Showers! There is Still Some Time to Observe Mars and Saturn

By David A. Huestis Once again the Perseid meteor shower of August locally succumbed to bad weather. For a few days before and after the peak night of August 12-13 the skies above southern New...

What to Look Forward to on Thanksgiving

By Katie O'Connor Food, family, fun. These are a few things students here at Bryant are looking forward to over this Thanksgiving break. With long weeks of midterms behind us and the semester well over...

Nobel Prize for literature awarded to Bob Dylan

 On Thursday, Oct. 13 the 2016 Nobel prize for literature was awarded to America’s very own, Bob Dylan “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition.” He is the first...

Stress- Causes and How to Fight

By Thomas Maranian Sometimes life can seem overwhelming and too much to handle. There are a countless number of things that can lead to stress. Understanding stress can help you treat it, because like any...

Beyond the Diagnosis Art Exhibit

By Erin Benoit, Amanda Ouellette & Sarah Hancock There are 7,000 rare diseases in the world, affecting 30 million Americans, the majority of them being children. Bryant University alum Patricia Weltin, founder and CEO of...

History Repeats: A Reflection Piece

By Melissa Hurwitz If you think that the rivalry between the republicans and democrats is bad right now, think about conflict 200 years ago. In our generation, politics has always been a hot button issue. It...

Starry Nights of February

By David A. Huestis Winter can be a challenge to amateur astronomers in southern New England. The weather can be very snowy, and the temperatures can be so low that even I need some special incentive...

Amazon Planning to Turn “Lord of the Rings” into a Television Series

By Thomas Maranian November 13th was a huge day for Amazon. Paying nearly $250 million for the rights to a Lord of the Rings television series, the company successfully secured the future for the well-known...

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