Author: Madison Caldwell

Ballet Brazos Presents The Nutcracker

Prepare to be dazzled, amazed, and speechless. The famous Nutcracker ballet has returned to the Bryan-College Station area for another holiday season! The dancers of Ballet Brazos bring you one of the world’s most time-honored holiday traditional tales. Many are familiar with the Nutcrackers story line and premise, where a nutcracker comes to life and takes a woman on a magical adventure through a dream land on Christmas Eve. However, those who have not experienced it at a ballet have never truly known the pure beauty of this story. Tchaikovsky’s musical compositions are so stunningly riveting to the ears....

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7th Annual BCS Marathon Running Through Aggieland

The Bryan-College Station Marathon and half-marathon will take place this holiday season on Dec. 10. This race, which is currently the highest rated marathon in the state of Texas, will kick off bright and early at 7 a.m. The course will start and end at Wolf Creek Park. The race, whose title sponsor is Baylor Scott and White, is USAT+F certified, and it is also a Boston Marathon qualifying race. In less than a month, you could be on the way towards accomplishing something great. This event is put on to help promote the wellbeing of all of those...

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Album Review: Laugh Now, Fly Later by Wiz Khalifa

The Pittsburg rap sensation is back, with his new mixtape “Laugh Now, Fly Later.” Wiz Khalifa stated that this new 10 track project will precede his upcoming album titled “Rolling Papers 2.” This label-sanctioned mixtape only features Casey Veggies as the only guest artist on the opener song “Royal Highness.” This mixtape was basically released in order to tide fans over and drum up excitement for “Rolling Papers 2” —an album that Wiz Khalifa has been working on for three years. A lot of the songs on “Laugh Now, Fly Later” still possess Wiz Khalifa’s chilling voice, but the...

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From Cramped to Cozy – The Ultimate Student Living Guide

A survival college guide to comfortable living. From diva to dorm, here are some tips on how to make your new place go from grungy to glamorous all without breaking the bank! Alright college kiddos, it’s time to decorate YOUR pad. That home away from home that every rebellious teen has dreamt about at least once or (cough) a million times? I know that when it was time for me to leave the nest and venture out into the big “scary” world on my own, I was more than ready. Or so I thought. Your apartment is your home....

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National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)

Writers, on your mark. Get set. Go! Novella November, a whirlwind month full of typing. Each Thanksgiving season, individuals worldwide are invited to participate in National Novel Writing Month, a friendly competition and inspirational movement. This contest is a race against time and yourself! In order to participate in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), all you have to do is create an easy to set-up and completely free account on the official NaNoWriMo website. The end goal is to reach 50,000 words by midnight, at the conclusion of this month. 30 days, and 50,000 words later, you’ll be all...

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