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Hispanic Heritage Month is a hit with students on the Hilltop

Janelle Fassi, Crier staff

October 15, 2018

Filed under 2018-2019, Culture

The Modern Language Department and the Intercultural Center teamed up for Hispanic Heritage Month, which celebrates the history and culture of Hispanic-Americans and their ancestors who fought for independence. This national cel...

Banned Books Week ends with a thought-provoking debate

Emily Maier, Crier staff

October 15, 2018

Filed under 2018-2019, Culture

Wherever there is a controversial subject to discuss, the Saint Anselm Debate Team will not be far behind. The Debate Team held an open debate on September 27 in the Academic Resource Center of the Student Center at 6 p.m. The...

Vicious: V. E. Schwab’s debut adult novel

Stephanie Canto, Crier staff

October 12, 2018

Filed under 2018-2019, Culture

What if you had the ability to gain extraordinary abilities? That is the question which Eli and Victor ask themselves when trying to brainstorm ideas for a thesis in their senior year of college. However, this query took pla...

Sneak Peek at Abbey Players’ Season 70: Machinal and Urinetown

Meghan Schmitt, Culture Editor

October 12, 2018

Filed under 2018-2019, Culture

The Abbey Players are at it again; the choices for this theatrical season on campus, Machinal and Urinetown, create the year’s spectrum between darkness and absurdity.   Machinal was created in the early days of American theater.  ...

What’s banned? What’s OK? American freedom is at issue

Caroline Quinn, Crier staff

October 12, 2018

Filed under 2018-2019, Culture

There is a time to celebrate our nation’s freedom, and a time to practice freedom of religion, but now it is the time to celebrate our freedom of speech and the right to read. It is Banned Books Week, an annual campaign ...

Emmys addresses diversity in Hollywood, 22 awards given to white nominees

Emily Craig, Editor-in-Chief

October 12, 2018

Filed under 2018-2019, Culture

This year marked the 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update anchors Michael Che and Colin Jost hosted the event, the first duo to host the awards show since Jenna Elfman and David Hyde Pierce ...

Le Vent du Nord, Quebec folk group, to blow into SAC

Meghan Schmitt, Culture Editor

October 12, 2018

Filed under 2018-2019, Culture

The opening act for the 2018-2019 Dana Center season is the Quebecois group Le Vent du Nord (North Wind), who will perform on Saturday, Sept. 29.   Formed in 2002, Le Vent Du Nord is comprised of five performers: Nicolas Boul...

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