• Features

    Deconstructing the “Emo Revival”

    by  • October 23, 2013 • Features, News • 1 Comment

    A collage of artists referenced in Stereogum's "12 Bands You Need to Know From the Emo Revival" article. Bands like the The World is a Beautiful Place, Into it Over It, You Blew It Empire Empire (I was a Lonely Estate) were among the list of many who were highly referenced in this article. (PHOTO/Stereogum.com)

    by RYAN MCGRATH Within the last couple of weeks there has been numerous debate amongst music purists who have drawn out conclusions that have ultimately predicted the revival of the emo genre. The recent debate of the emo revival sparked different perspectives from various Ramapo College students who were highly infatuated with the genre. Even though sophomore...

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    New Dynamic ‘Prezi’ Presentations Rise in Popularity

    by  • October 17, 2013 • Features • 2 Comments

    Prezi Presentations Logo: A new, creative form of presenting.

    By NICOLE NIGRO A new system that generates a new way of presenting information, has skyrocketed to 26 million users, and 500 million viewers in the past four years. Prezi Presentations are a creative way to easily present an idea, project, or story. Students, teachers, and business men and women around the world are turning to...

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    Breaking Bad Comes to an End, Fans React

    by  • October 17, 2013 • Features • 1 Comment

    "Breaking Bad" show logo. PHOTO/Creative Commons

    By BLAKE CORRAO When 10.3 million television viewers tuned into the final episode of AMC’s Breaking Bad on September 29, the most talked-about show in recent history, fans knew that it would be huge. The finale, written and directed by series creator Vince Gilligan, brought the sprawling epic of a series to an end after four...

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    Hit Show Once Upon A Time Returns For Season 3

    by  • October 17, 2013 • Features • 0 Comments

    By KELLY MOELLER Once Upon A Time, one of ABC’s most popular shows began its third consecutive season on September 29, 2013. The show, based on dozens of different fairly tales from all different time periods, is more than just a glorified Disney movie. This season viewers can expect trips to different lands, new characters,...

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    Her Campus Comes to Ramapo

    by  • October 17, 2013 • Features • 2 Comments

    PHOTO/ involved.millersville.edu

    By MICHELE MATTIA Ramapo College recently launched  a chapter of Her Campus, an online college magazine directed to female audiences. Two students, Angel Branco and Elina Tarkazikis, founded the chapter at Ramapo and have congregated  a volunteer group of staff writers on campus that write weekly articles, ranging from Greek life, to healthy options on campus...

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    A “News” Spin on Pinning

    by  • October 9, 2013 • Features • 1 Comment

    The layout of a typical Pinterest page.
PHOTO/ onlinemarketinginstitute.org

    By MICHELE MATTIA “Oh, I saw that on Pinterest!” is a common phrase said by users in search of fashion and gossip trends, referring to the photo-sharing website that is growing in popularity.  But now, news has been added to the list of Pinterest content. The Business Insider reports 3.4 billion Pinterest monthly page views from its 25 million members...

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    Ramapo College Transforms in a Country Themed Event

    by  • October 9, 2013 • Features • 1 Comment

    The mechanical bull attracted a lot of adventurous, daring students as the event was being held. PHOTO/Anthony Vigna

    By ANTHONY VIGNA As Ramapo students piled into the Laurel courts on October 3rd, they were greeted to an environment unlike anything they have ever seen before on campus. Hay bales were scattered around the floor, images of a saloon were hung up on the walls, and country music that was blasting in the area....

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    Students Say “No” To iOS 7

    by  • October 2, 2013 • Features, Uncategorized • 1 Comment

    The control center makes it easier to access useful applications.

    By AMANDA SICILIANO The iOS 7 update brings a whole new design into view, changing the way Apple products will be used, but some users are not impressed. A control center brings easy access to convenient apps such as Airplane mode, Wi-Fi, brightness, and even an added flashlight feature. The camera application now has a ‘square’ option,...

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    ‘Homeland’ returns for a third season

    by  • October 2, 2013 • Features, Uncategorized • 1 Comment

    Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison
PHOTO/www.hqwalls.org

    By JOSH SCHWARZ Showtime’s hit series Homeland returns for a third season this fall and fans are anxious to see what the award-winning show has in store. Based on terrorism plots and government conspiracies, Homeland premiers its third season on Sept. 29 at 9 p.m. ET. With just two seasons in the books, audiences everywhere are raving about the...

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