Stiff Upper Lip in Terror-Struck Nabe
May03

Stiff Upper Lip in Terror-Struck Nabe

Check out Class of 2018 Journalism Alum Brian Moreno’s award-winning piece for In-Depth Reporting at Brooklyn College’s Brooklyn News Service: Residents, students and visitors of the Lower Manhattan neighborhood where terror struck on Tuesday carried on with their lives, though some are still shaken up. On Thursday cyclists continued to ride their bicycles on the reopened bike lane, runners maintained their training for...

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Profile: Kingsborough Chief of Staff Tasheka Sutton-Young
Nov18

Profile: Kingsborough Chief of Staff Tasheka Sutton-Young

Kingsborough Chief of Staff, Tasheka Sutton-Young’s laugh may shock you. Her voice is soft-spoken and steady, but her laugh warms and fills the room like a fireplace on a chilly day. Just looking at her, you see someone who is about her business. Her style is immaculate. No hair, pin, button or thread is out of place. Everything, including her bold statement necklace, is methodically chosen. Because of her innate composure, most...

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Nintendo’s Rumble in Brooklyn Video Games
Oct31

Nintendo’s Rumble in Brooklyn Video Games

The players can hear the screams and shouts from spectators and can sense their own individual heartbeat, their concentration is at its peak and sweat begins to form in their hands. One player tries to come up with a strategy to ensure that the other player loses the match and they can be the winner of the game. Is it a one on one basketball game on the court, a table tennis match, or a mix martial arts cage fight in the ring? Close...

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Where Yin and Yang Collide: Chris Loupos On What Its Like To Be Behind the Camera and To Be in The Spotlight
Oct31

Where Yin and Yang Collide: Chris Loupos On What Its Like To Be Behind the Camera and To Be in The Spotlight

Whether it’s a theatrical play or film, the audience’s attention is focused on the actor performing rather than what is happening behind the scenes. Chris Loupos is an experienced photographer and an actor that knows the merits, insight and experience of what’s it like to work behind the camera and to be on stage. Since his youth Loupos always held a fascination with media. As a student of Toms River High East, he was in an...

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Ten Films That Changed Pop Culture
Oct24

Ten Films That Changed Pop Culture

Hollywood releases hundreds, if not thousands of movies every year, and a good portion of them barely leaves an impact to the public. However, there are the rare films that do stick out and make a difference in their respective genres and the film industry itself. These are the movies that forever changed popular culture. 10: AKIRA Released in 1988 and directed by Katsuhiro Otomo, Akira is a cyberpunk dystopian science fiction anime...

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Shawna Virago: Heaven Sent Delinquent Review: For Everyone
Jun29

Shawna Virago: Heaven Sent Delinquent Review: For Everyone

No matter your religious or political views, Shawna Virago’s newest album, “Heaven Sent Delinquent” is for everyone. It is not only about her life as a transgender, it is about life in general. The album is honest, witty, and original. Music has a way of uniting people, and Virago attempts that; she uses her lyrical and melodious powers to encourage tolerance and understanding. The album opens with a folky acoustic track, “Bright...

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