Day of the Dead: A festival to celebrate loved ones who passed away

Fri, 20 Oct 2017

By Mirian Mendoza Staff Writer Autumn is most notably known as the Halloween season. There is a crisp wind blowing, the leaves are a mesmerizing array of golden and fiery hues, and summer seems like a distant memory. As the month of October comes to a close, families prepare themselves by selecting costumes and stocking up on savory candy that will be handed out to eager children waiting...

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Deadline to register for Trick or Can Friday, Oct. 20

Fri, 20 Oct 2017

University of Jamestown students will collect non-perishable food items for its Trick or Can event from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, in Jamestown. Trick or Can is similar to trick or treating except students collect non-perishable food items for the local food pantry. Students can register as an individual, a team or as a group for the event until Friday, Oct. 20, at the Student Engageme...

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Tickets available for 'On the Town'

Fri, 20 Oct 2017

The University of Jamestown theater department will present the musical “On the Town” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2, in the Reiland Fine Arts Center’s DeNault Auditorium on the UJ campus. The musical includes a cast of “wild” characters, music and dancing. Tickets are free for UJ students and staff and can be obtained from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday in Re...

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Deadline approaching to register for intramural dodgeball

Fri, 20 Oct 2017

Intramural dodgeball pool play will begin Wednesday, Nov. 1, in the Hansen Center. Teams must have at least six players, and half must be women. To register, email your team name with a list of players to Daniel.Lovell@uj.edu by Friday, Oct. 27, or look for a table with Exercise Science Club members.

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Alone in the dark

Sat, 07 Oct 2017

Cold air colder winds and a new moon sort of night   a great wide wreck of stars above -- a sidereal masterpiece of shimmering and immortal intricacies   on a single side of the inkish horizon an amber arc wavers interminably, carving into the dark   but here beside and beneath a shifting oaken tree the night soaks and satu...

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