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EMTV Episode 5

April 13, 2017
Filed under EMTV: Take On Media

In honor of EMTV's 5th episode, we decide to do this one all about the number FIVE. We hope you guys enjoy!

How Portland Became Portlandia

How Portland Became Portlandia

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor
March 10, 2017
Filed under Media&Arts, Showcase

Portland, Oregon sparked as a haven for musicians and other artistic individuals during the mid to late 1990s following popular interest in the Pacific Northwest after the explosive grunge and Riot Grrrl scene. The combination of a creative hippie-esque nature, actually nature, low cost of living, and...

Black Mirror: Season Three [Series Review]

Black Mirror: Season Three [Series Review]

Markus Albihn, Front Page Editor
October 26, 2016
Filed under Focus, Media&Arts, Showcase, Uncategorized

  Originally broadcast on the British network Channel 4, "Black Mirror" is a Sci-Fi anthology series. It criticizes culture through its use of dark and sometimes satirical themes regarding the dangers of technological advancements in modern society. The creator of the show Charlie Brooker stated th...

Into the World of the Shadowhunters

Into the World of the Shadowhunters

Celia Janes, Op/Ed Editor
January 13, 2016
Filed under Media&Arts, Showcase

Cassandra Clare is a young adult author who is well-known for her fantasy book series, “The Mortal Instruments,” as well as a prequel series titled “The Infernal Devices.”  Now, her books have been adapted into a television show for young viewers on Freeform (formerly known as ABC Family). The...

The Abominable Bride

The Abominable Bride

Celia Janes, Op/Ed Editor
January 2, 2016
Filed under Media&Arts, Showcase

In 2010, fans first fell in love with Benedict Cumberbatch, the star of the BBC show “Sherlock.”  The show is a modern retelling of the original stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The show is well-known for its wit, charm, and never-ending brainteasers.  It is also well-known for having episodes...

The Magician’s Apprentice

The Magician’s Apprentice

Celia Janes, Op/Ed Editor
September 23, 2015
Filed under Media&Arts

A sonic screwdriver.  A distant planet.  A loyal companion.  A madman in a box. These all mark the return of the Doctor, the hero of the BBC television show Doctor Who.  Since the show’s revival in 2005, 5 different actors have played the Doctor, an alien who can travel anywhere in time and...

The End is Here

Caitlin Nguyen, Head Photographer
January 12, 2015
Filed under Columns

How to deal with the end of your favorite television series.

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