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RuPaul’s Drag Race Makes HERstory in All-Stars Four

RuPaul’s Drag Race Makes HERstory in All-Stars Four

Nicole Manall, Opinion Editor

February 19, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Television

On Friday, Feb. 15th, the top four queens of RuPaul's Drag Race were transformed into superheroes, and two into Hall of Famers. For the first time in Drag Race history, both Monét X Change and Trinity the Tuck were doubly crowned the winners of All Stars Season 4. This season of All-Stars was the show...

Students Find Experience with Pitch Perfect

Students Find Experience with Pitch Perfect

Victoria Cagley, Staff Writer

February 19, 2019


Filed under Student Life

For the last two years, a group of University of New Haven students has come together to create “Pitch Perfect,” an online show in which college students compete against one another, pitching entrepreneurial ideas to a panel of judges. The show is almost entirely student-run, from the composition of the pro...

Riverdale Season 3 Premiere

Riverdale Season 3 Premiere

Matt Verrilli, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Riverdale, a show that airs on The CW television network, is loosely based on the characters of Archie Comics. Last Wednesday, Riverdale’s third season premiered with “Labor Day.” The synopsis of the first episode of the seasonably prepares viewers for what they are about to witness: “Archie makes a surprising...

West Receives Backlash After SNL Performance

West Receives Backlash After SNL Performance

Anna Downs, Entertainment Editor

October 9, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Television

Kanye West made an appearance as the musical guest on Saturday Night Live's season premier. He was accompanied by fellow musicians with whom he collaborates: Lil Pump, Kid Cudi, 070 Shake, and Teyana Taylor. When it was time for his first song of the evening, Kanye West and Lil Pump arrived on stage ...

Sierra Burgess is NOT a Loser

Sierra Burgess is NOT a Loser

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Television

Netflix released its latest rom-com “Sierra Burgess Is a Loser,” starring Noah Centineo, on Sept. 7. The movie centers on Sierra Burgess, a senior in high school who  is known by the popular kids for being a loser. The movie follows Burgess and Jamey, a male student, after Veronica, head cheerleade...

American Horror Story Not Dead Yet

American Horror Story Not Dead Yet

Sean McGuire, Contributing Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Television

The long-awaited eighth season of the award-winning FX Television series American Horror Story is finally underway. The series is an anthology, where each season is connected but has a different theme and time period in a fictional American Horror Story universe. The seasons proceeding the current...

The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story Premiere Sets Up Promising Season

The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story Premiere Sets Up Promising Season

Angela Tricarico, Staff Writer

January 22, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Television

Following in the success of the season before it, season two of FX’s anthology series American Crime Story premiered on Jan. 17 to mostly positive critical reviews, despite a series-low number of viewers. Each season of American Crime Story is self-contained and acts like a miniseries; there’s no ...

“Young Sheldon” Season 2 Preview

“Young Sheldon” Season 2 Preview

Sarah Dematteis, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Television

Following the success of the long lasting CBS hit The Big Bang Theory, the newest comedy to join the television network is the spin-off Young Sheldon. Opening with the same familiar voice as its predecessor, the show is both narrated and produced by none other than Sheldon Cooper (Jim Parsons) himse...

BoJack Horseman: Season 4 Hits Netflix

BoJack Horseman: Season 4 Hits Netflix

Meghan Mahar, Arts & Entertainment Section Editor

September 19, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Television

If you are looking for a new series to binge on Netflix, your search is over: the fourth series of the Netflix Original Series BoJack Horseman is now available to stream. The series employs twisted comedy and mildly dark humor to create a fascinating commentary on relevant issues today including societ...

Pretty Little Liars Spring Premiere

Pretty Little Liars Spring Premiere

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Television

*Warning: Spoilers ahead!* The summer finale left fans jaw dropped and the spring premiere did just the same. With only ten episodes left until the series finale, Pretty Little Liars aired its first of ten final episodes on Tuesday, April 18th. Fans have been waiting for answers for not only seven ...

Freeform’s Famous in Love Premiere

Freeform’s Famous in Love Premiere

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Television

Fans of both Pretty Little Liars as well as Bella Thorne have been awaiting the arrival of the new Freeform show Famous In Love. The show is created by I. Marlene King, the same creator of Pretty Little Liars. Famous in Love is about a college student, Paige Townsen, who is cast in the lead role of ...

“Thirteen Reasons Why” Premieres on Netflix

“Thirteen Reasons Why” Premieres on Netflix

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer

April 10, 2017


Filed under Television

Executive producers Selena Gomez and Mandy Teefey have been working on producing Netflix series Thirteen Reasons Why based on the book by Jay Asher. On Friday, March 31, all 13 episodes went up on Netflix. Fans of both the book and Gomez have been anxiously awaiting the arrival. The series is about...

Netflix to Expand into Merchandise Sales

Netflix to Expand into Merchandise Sales

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer

March 1, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Television

Back when Netflix first started, it was a DVD based service. Users who wished to watch a movie would request it and it would arrive in the mail. In 2007, things changed: Netflix expanded its horizons to the internet streaming service that it is recognized as today. Users are now able to access their...

Chargers Nab Last-Second Win, 45-41, over Stonehill in Nationally Televised Game

Sean Malone

October 24, 2012


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Some players wither in the spotlight while others rise to the occasion. Quarterback Ryan Osiecki returned to the starting lineup for the first time since being injured against St Augustine’s, and he made his presence felt. He threw five total touchdowns as he led the Chargers back in immaculate fashion...

Preliminary Ratings Show Oscars Up Over Last Year

The Associated Press

March 10, 2010


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Television

NEW YORK – Early indications are that an Academy Awards telecast where The Hurt Locker topped the popular Avatar for best picture was popular with viewers. The Nielsen Co.'s overnight measurement of the nation's 56 biggest markets gave ABC's telecast a 26.5 rating and 40 audience share. That's a...

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