New iPhone revealed

For months there have been rumors swirling around about the new features that Apple has added to the iPhone 6. Each year Apple releases the next generation of the smartphone. Though this year, Apple has devised a plan to unveil two new smartphones. According to the tech site, MacRumors the expected release date for the…

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Forrest runs to IMAX

He’s been a soldier, a shrimp boat captain and a cross-country runner. He was an All-American football player, an international Ping-Pong player, and among the first Americans to visit China in “a million years, or something like that.” He’s been awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor and accidentally discovered the Watergate Scandal. He was continually…

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iWeek at WTAMU

Students have an opportunity to get connected with organizations on and off campus during involvement week, or iWeek. iWeek is a three-day event held in Legacy hall Sept. 2-4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. that focuses on connecting students with service organizations, clubs and campus departments and services that are available to them. “iWeek…

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WT Dance Department hosts concert

“The show was a smash hit. We had a great audience. We had some technical difficulties, but the show went on,” Leslie Williams, Associate Professor and Director of Dance, said. With finals just ahead and the anticipation of seniors who will the graduate next week, the dance department was able to put on a flawless…

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Dark Souls 2 adds polish and difficulty

The philosophy behind the Souls series of games has always differed from other mainstream games. Never unfair but always uncompromisingly unforgiving, the slightest mistakes are punished and the game never holds the player’s hand. While Demon’s Souls didn’t meet major mainstream success, it introduced a number of innovations, especially in the multiplayer arena with PvP…

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Johnny Reverb plays at the One Sessions

On April 3, Johnny Reverb and his band played at this semester’s One Sessions.  Reverb plays in a variety of genres.  He has begun playing music 1966 and started writing music when he was 12 or 13 years old.  Reverb can play guitar, bass, and piano. “I thought that it was a great awesome opportunity,”…

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WT Theatre closes A Night on Broadway

A Night on Broadway was featured in the new acting studio within the Fine Arts Complex of West Texas A&M University from April 2 to April 5. Two senior musical theatre majors, Chris Ratliff and Josiah Robinson, directed the show. According to Ratliff and Robinson, they had difficulty with the process of creating the performance…

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Young writers get their work published

“I of the sun” is a story about a young author who takes a journey to Southeast Asia. Richard Arthur was 22 years old when he traveled to Asia, and wrote a book featuring his experiences there, while reminding readers about freedom. Arthur got his book published by Matador in 2013 and it is available…

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Movie Review: Divergent, by Neil Burger

Director Neil Burger brings to life the best-selling teenage sci-fi drama of Veronica Roth. Divergent opened in theaters March 21, and beat other movies like Muppets Most Wanted in ticket sales. According to LA Times, in one day Divergent sold 22.8 million tickets. [Shailene Woodley] leaves her comfort of drama roles and took on the…

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