Conquering Readings

Lifestyle

By Erin Caine Lifestyle Editor No matter your major or year, chances are you’ll have a sizeable mountain of stuff to read by the time the semester begins in earnest. For many students, focusing on difficult texts for long periods of time can prove challenging. Other times, simply finding the time in your busy schedule […]

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Seniors Read Creative Writing Pieces After Four Years of Devotion to the Art

Student Life

By Jack Despeaux  Student Life Editor Every fall, bright-eyed freshman creative writers go to the Rose O’Neill Literary House and read their original poems, fiction, and nonfiction as a way of introducing themselves to the English Department. Their dreams are set with hopes of winning the Sophie Kerr Prize and making a name for themselves as […]

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Webcomics You Should Be Reading

Lifestyle

By Erin Caine Senior Writer In recent years, webcomics, self-published comics released online, have enjoyed a rapidly growing readership around the world. This alternative platform for sharing stories has the advantage of being largely available for free, making it more accessible than printed books in comic stores. The ambition and creativity of independent artists has steeped […]

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Confronting Addiction With Words

News

By Lauren Souder Elm Staff Writer For a while, Dr. James Allen Hall, director of the Rose O’Neill Literary House and associate professor of English, wanted to know what drove his brother’s addiction, and  said he had become “addicted to [his] brother’s story.” Eventually, Dr. Hall realized that he had to let go and let his […]

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Poetry Reading Honors Survivors

News

By Molly Igoe News Editor On Tuesday, Oct. 19, the Poetry Club and Alpha Chi Omega sponsored the poetry reading “Trigger Warning” in honor of survivors of domestic violence and abuse. Olivia Serio, senior and president of the Poetry Club, began the reading by giving out the phone number for the Midshore Council on Family […]

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