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  • COLUMN: Gun Control Debate Rages

    COLUMN: Gun Control Debate Rages

    Chris Acton, Columnist

    November 8, 2017

    Pop culture has mainstreamed them, politicians have demonized them, and our American citizens seem to be somewhere in the middle. No, I’m not talking about the Clintons or the Trumps. … I am talking about guns. Due to a rise in gun deaths in major cities, as well as mass shootings around the world...

  • Recap: Stranger Things 2

    Recap: Stranger Things 2

    Jacob Hagerty, Entertainment Editor

    November 8, 2017

    With every sequel or second season of a show, I get a little nervous. Sometimes there can be shake-ups in the cast and the writers, or they might take the story in a direction that doesn’t even make sense. But the second season of “Stranger Things” proved to be a great continuation for the Netflix...

  • Dakota Spears Notches Rare Accomplishment

    Dakota Spears Notches Rare Accomplishment

    Stosh Kowalski, Sports Writer

    November 8, 2017

    Dakota Spears, a freshman from Hudsonville, Mich., accomplished something very rare this past season for the women’s golf team. On Oct. 17, Spears was able to notch her first collegiate hole-in-one at the third Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference Jamboree. Spears said the hole-in-one was defin...

  • Flu Season Targets SHU Students

    Flu Season Targets SHU Students

    Jacob Jenkins, Lifestyle Editor

    November 8, 2017

    It’s that time of the year, where the cold weather is coming through and students at Siena are getting sick. It’s not just students here, but students all across the country who tend to get sick and have the flu because of the changes in season and weather. Flu shots have been given in the nurse’s...

  • EDITORIAL: The Price of College

    EDITORIAL: The Price of College

    Staff, Spectra Staff

    November 8, 2017

    If you were to ask any college student what their main concern was about attending college, most likely their response would have something to do with tuition. It is no secret, or surprise, that the price to attend college is overwhelming. Students are told through their entire academic career that they...

News

Graduate College Fair Nov. 8 on Campus

Staff

November 8, 2017No Comments

SHU's McNair Scholars Program is hosting the 16th annual Graduate School Fair from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8 in the University Center. Any SHU student interested...

Flu Season Targets SHU Students

Flu Season Targets SHU Students

Jacob Jenkins, Lifestyle Editor

November 8, 2017No Comments

It’s that time of the year, where the cold weather is coming through and students at Siena are getting sick. It’s not just students here, but students all across the country...

Don Roberson: In Tune at Siena Heights

Don Roberson: In Tune at Siena Heights

Sissy Philips, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017No Comments

This week on Siena’s campus, a wise and uplifting soul is uncovered. Don Roberson is going on his sixth year at Siena. After two years of working general maintenance...

  • Midterm’s Over: It’s Getting Closer and Closer for Students at SHU November 1, 2017
  • Suitcase Weekends: SHU Students Pack Up and Leave Campus October 12, 2017
  • Siena Snapshots: Recent Campus Activities October 12, 2017
  • Homecoming Preview: Get Ready! October 12, 2017
  • buildOn, Build Up: One Student’s Trek to Nicaragua October 3, 2017

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Arts and Entertainment

Recap: Stranger Things 2

Recap: Stranger Things 2

Jacob Hagerty, Entertainment Editor

November 8, 2017No Comments

With every sequel or second season of a show, I get a little nervous. Sometimes there can be shake-ups in the cast and the writers, or they might take the story in a direction...

American Horror Story: Cult Midway Recap

American Horror Story: Cult Midway Recap

Jacob Hagerty, Entertainment Editor

November 1, 2017No Comments

We are now over halfway through the latest season of “American Horror Story.” There has been no shortage of twists, turns and surprise endings. But so far, there has b...

  • SHU Fly on the Wall Question of the Week October 12, 2017
  • Column: Assessing Adrian’s Downtown Attractions October 12, 2017
  • Netflix Original “What Happened to Monday” Gives Viewers a Thrilling Two Hours of Entertainment October 3, 2017

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SHU Clubs and Organizations

Siena Snapshots: Recent Campus Activities

Siena Snapshots: Recent Campus Activities

Cordell Crosby, Photo Editor

October 12, 2017No Comments

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