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Game Review: Portal 2

People come to expect a lot from sequels, and very rarely does the developer follow through as perfectly as Valve did with Portal 2. The original Portal took a very simple premise and put it into mind-bending practice: use a portal gun to navigate your way around a series of […]

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Seniors act out

Students crowd into the library to write their final papers, projects and study for final exams. But theater department seniors have different type of final to prepare for. They have their own production.   This year, they did a performance of “Misanthrope” in the Black Box Theater. “Misanthrope” is a […]

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Brian Regan at the Paramount

Downtown Rutland was seeing more activity than it usually did on April 27. Cars pulled up to the jam-packed Paramount Theater to drop off passengers before hunting for parking spots, while others simply drove by, their drivers content to be walking on such a gorgeous night. A woman in a […]

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Game Review: Shift 2: Unleashed

A racing sim on the surface, an arcade racer at heart. 4 out of 5Shift 2 Unleashed is trying to break the mold of racing games by focusing on the battle of the driver. I feel compelled to continue playing in driver’s view because it’s so well done; better, in […]

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Music Review: Sum 41

Sum 41 returned on March 29 with their fifth studio album Screaming Bloody Murder, which is essentially the first four albums put into one. They’ve completely abandoned the late ’90s sound from Half Hour of Power. What remains is a healthy mix of the powerful speed of All Killer No […]

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Game Review: Bioshock 2

Bioshock 2 was released in 2012. The story begins in a sci-fi 1958 in an underwater city named Rapture. Subject Delta is awakened and confused by what is going on. Delta is an alpha series "Big Daddy", a sort of hero even though other Big Daddies are bad. He is […]

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Music Review: Katy Perry

You may know her for her whipped cream tops and blue wigs, but for her fourth studio album Katy Perry went dark. "Prism" was released in October 2013 and quickly became Perry’s fastest selling album to date. Her previous album "Teenage Dream" had a successful tour and included six singles […]

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Little Rock Pond, perfect spot for hikers

Beautiful views await hikers at Little Rock Pond. Stanti Schonbachler/Castleton Spartan If you are looking for an awesome day hike less than an hour from campus, look no further. Little Rock Pond, located in the quaint little village of Mount Tabor, is the perfect destination. Situated along the Long Trail, […]