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Calabrese takes home the gold in Poetry Slam

Isabella Gentile, Features Editor

April 11, 2019

“At least I knew my parents believed in me.”This was the final line to senior Lauren Calabrese’s individual poem, which garnered much applause from the large audience. With a combined score of 39.6 from the six judges, Calabrese won first place for the individual category of RWU’s 20th annua...

Student poets draw laughter, tears, and more at Poetry Slam

Connor Linskey, Herald Contributor

April 12, 2018

Members of the RWU community filled all three levels of the Global Heritage Hall atrium on Thursday, April 5 to watch slammers perform poems that they had been preparing for months in advance. The renowned Poetry Slam remains one...

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