Author: Devika Singh

Date Ideas Under $20

Surely college students understand the dilemma of planning dates restricted by a tight budget. Here are some ideas that may help out and inexpensively help a couple bond in a relationship. Food and Drinks There are numerous bars and cafes around town that will yield a receipt just a little shy of $20. However, this idea requires more talking and less drinking! Movies Though most theaters aren’t as inexpensive as those in College Station and Bryan, movies are still an option that requires limited indulgence in popcorn. Bowling Two pairs of bowling shoes and a one-hour time slot is...

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Movie Review: Hidden Figures

One of latest movies that have taken the theaters by storm is Theodore Melfi’s “Hidden Figures,” based on a true story and a book with the same title. The story is about Katherine G. Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), a mathematician and physicist during the early to mid-1900’s, and fellow women in the industry who were employed by NASA. Already a box office hit, this visionary drama will surely enlighten all target audiences. Henson meticulously portrays Johnson’s character with her confident yet humble personality, which helps shape an intelligent and persevering working woman.. She truly outdoes the feminist theme when...

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Grace Pettis at Cavalry Court

This week will bring another award-winning Texas artist to Aggieland, inviting fans from all over the state. Austin resident Grace Pettis will be performing at The Cavalry Court Hotel in College Station on Saturday, February 25 as part of her ongoing 2017 tour, followed by concerts in Austin, Florida and Maryland. She is currently touring with two other artists, Sarah Clanton and singer-songwriter India Ramey. Pettis is originally from Lookout Mountain, Alabama, and comes from a family of musicians, including her two brothers and father who wrote Garth Brooks’ “You Love Me.” She is known for her definite voice...

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Movies For Every College Occasion

Diving deeper into the spring semester, we look for ways to make our nights more eventful, yet still relaxing. Alone-tonight movies “Love Actually” (2003) The intertwined stories in this movie will strengthen your single self esteem and might even provide advice for a potential relationship. “Fatal Attraction” (1987) This drama/thriller might hint that being single isn’t so bad. “Chasing Amy” (1997) This comedy-drama will highlight ridiculous, not-as-common issues in a twisted relationship in which the characters would definitely rather be single! Third date movies “Up” (2009) This Pixar film and any other like has already become a go-to for...

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Anonymous Women Exhibit at The Wright Gallery

Texas A&M displays various art forms throughout the year in different parts of campus, and encourages a more educational and colorful perspective. And this time, students can feel home away from home with the Anonymous Women exhibit by artist and photographer Patty Carroll. The exhibit will be displayed from January 24 to March 16 in the Wright Gallery, located in the College of Architecture’s Langford Architecture Center. The theme of the exhibit is to see home with an artistic and tranquil perspective. Additionally, it is to denounce, satirize, and analyze the perception of a woman’s place only in the...

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