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Native American Heritage Month

November 16, 2017

As the chill of November rolls along with the anticipation of filling our stomachs with turkey and making small talk with relatives, some Truman State University professors decided to remind students about a vast and […]

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Top 5 Hidden Gems on Netflix

November 7, 2017

1 – Look Who’s Back An occasionally hilarious, sometimes deeply disturbing film, 2015’s “Look Who’s Back” sees Adolf Hitler brought to life in present-day Germany. 2 – Okja 2017’s “Okja,” from South-Korean filmmaker Bong Joon-ho, […]

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“American Made” solidifies Tom Cruise’s relevancy in contemporary cinema

October 29, 2017

Directed by Doug Liman, “American Made” is based on Trans World Airlines pilot turned egotistical drug smuggler Barry Seal, played by Tom Cruise, in the early 1980s. Seal is approached by CIA case officer Monty Schafer — played by Domhnall Gleeson — and begins taking photos over Central America for the CIA. During a mission, Seal encounters the Medellín Drug Cartel in Colombia and, thrilled by the potential wealth gain, begins his career as a drug smuggler. […]

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Movie Review: It

October 3, 2017

Unlike most contemporary horror films, Andy Muschietti’s “It” features refreshingly fleshed-out characters who raise the quality of the film. “It” should please horror movie buffs and audience members looking to become emotionally invested in a […]

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aPAWsitive Outlook

September 26, 2017

With close to 25 students living on Truman’s campus this semester with an emotional support animal, curiosities and misconceptions about ESA’s have spread across the Truman community. Some questions about ESA’s revolve around how people […]

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Movie Review: Wind River

September 18, 2017

Few films this year have evoked an atmosphere as menacing as Taylor Sheridan’s directorial debut, “Wind River.” The plot centers around professional game hunter Corey Lambert, played by Jeremy Renner, who attempts to solve the […]