Author: Sharon Roe

Movie Review: “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse”

We’ve seen quite a few Spider-Man movies over the years, so it’d be fair to say we came into this one a bit jaded. What could they possibly have to add? But if you’re a fan of Spider-man at all, or if you’re even the teensiest bit interested in animation techniques, you’re gonna love this. The film features Miles Morales, a thirteen year old, bilingual, and very artistic kid from Brooklyn, whose Dad is a cop and whose uncle is what every thirteen year old boy wants to be: COOL. Miles’ world is upended when—no, not when he’s bitten...

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App Review “DoneGood”

Cost: FREE We talk a lot these days about doing good with the dollars we spend. We admire companies who make an effort to contribute to their communities, protect the environment, and aid the underprivileged in getting an education. DoneGood is an app that was built on one man’s desire to do just that: Do Good. This relatively recent app by creator Cullen Schwarz is designed with the idea that big business shouldn’t get to determine how we buy and sell. That by collectively using our purchasing power,  we are casting our vote on what matters, thus completely altering...

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Get Your Irish On

Everybody pretends they’re Irish on Saint Patrick’s Day, but the folks at BCS Irish Session make it last all year long. And they’re not the only ones. From Sydney to Moscow to LA, musicians are gathering to play traditional Irish music. The fact that you can go to any city in the world and join a group makes it clear: Irish Session is a thing. And Bryan/College Station is not about to be left out of the fun. So what’s the appeal? Equal parts great music, a welcoming atmosphere, and beer. But also that Irish Session is for everyone....

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McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship

Do you dream of running your own business some day? Have you got a side hustle going but are wondering how to take it to the next level? Are you already an entrepreneur running a small business? Then you won’t want to miss this fall’s stellar lineup of special programs and events at the McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship.   For Students: 3 Day Startup Put on your track shoes if you want to participate in the 3 Day Startup program—an entrepreneurial marathon done at a sprint’s pace. 40 lucky students are chosen from the applications to participate in this...

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