Volume 14, Issue 4

All content from Volume 14, Issue 4 was published and distributed on Feb. 21, 2013.

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Our Oscars

Ellen is set to host this year's Academy Awards, and we can’t wait for her humor and skits. This year, “American Hustle” and “Gravity” have accumulated a whoppi...

Media Art Center

Light streams through the large glass windows, illuminating the pale palette of the building and broadening the expanse of the common room. Construction crew...

Hold Your Fire: Violence in Movies

Films are sometimes violent and graphic, but we have to remember that they are just that: films. Blood and gore may not be pretty, but they sure are fu...

Project Tamahu

VOLUNTEERING: Guatemalan children from the school wait outside to begin their day of school. In the tropical mountains of Tamahú, Guatemala, a small sc...

Totally Oscars!

As we bask in the glow of last month’s Golden Globes, we turn our gaze to the next big thing on the cinematic achievement horizon: the 85th annual Academy Award...

Beating Senioritis

Senioritis — or more literally, the disease of the senior — has become a famously overused phrase to describe the slump many seniors fall into in their final se...

Mates in Chess

THE FISCHER KING: Chess Club president Wilson Wang poses in a re-creation of a photo of chess player Bobby Fischer taken by Philippe Halsman in 1967. "I’ve look...

Animal Farm

A frosty wall of air emanates from the confines of the freezer, a chilled whoosh numbing every being in its path. Among the occasional loose popsicles stuck int...