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December history highlights

Spencer Wright, Herald Contributor

December 5, 2019

Dec. 2 In 1804, Napoleon Bonaparte was crowned Emperor of France by Pope Pius VII in Paris. On the same date in 1805, Bonaparte’s army defeated Russia and Austria in the Battle of Austerlitz. Dec. 7In 1941, the Imperial J...

How Tom the Turkey ended up on the Thanksgiving table

Emma Bartlett, Arts and Culture Editor

November 21, 2019

By this time next Thursday, 88% of Americans will have eaten turkey at their holiday dinners, according to the U.S. Poultry and Egg Association. Turkeys are already stacked high at supermarkets and while all the living poultry may be ...

Lana Del Rey creates another masterpiece Jam out to “Norman F***ing Rockwell!”

Ashlee Reyes, Herald Contributor

November 21, 2019

The foliage of autumn has appeared, the air finally feels crisp and pumpkin spice everything is available at your favorite coffee shops. Along with the fall season came a new album from Lana Del Rey that is best to listen to a...

Upcoming play is a must see

Veronica Rodriguez, Herald Contributor

November 14, 2019

“The Importance of Being Earnest,” performed by RWU Theatre, debuts this weekend in the Performing Arts Center.The show is based on someone who is lying, and the title of the play has a double meaning. It shows not only the i...

Open mic nights in Rhode Island

Kayla Ivan, Herald Contributor

November 14, 2019

Rhode Island is a lively place for entertainment and excitement. One enjoyable activity to try out is open mic nights! Whether you want to be in the spotlight or choose to sing in the audience, these events are perfect for fu...

“Western Stars” shines bright on the big screen

Adam Zerman, Herald Contributor

November 14, 2019

After 14 months and 236 shows, Bruce Springsteen ended his run on Broadway on Dec. 15, 2018. Six months later, he released his 19th studio album “Western Stars,” which is considered to be Southern California pop and country inspired.While th...

Freshmen take the stage for the first time Students to perform in dance theatre basement series

Ashton Waldron, Herald Contributor

November 7, 2019

Freshmen dance majors and minors will soon come together to perform their first piece on campus as RWU students. On Nov. 9 at 7:30 p.m., students can come watch these dancers perform a piece entitled “When We Breathe Again...

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