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Modern Missile Technology: How It Works

Modern  Missile  Technology:  How  It  Works

By Matt Zablocki, Assistant Reporter
March 20, 2017
Filed under uncategorized, World News

Since  the  beginning  of  the  post-WWII  era,  the  armed  forces  of  the  world  have  been  using  missiles  to  project  payloads  onto  targets  of  every  description,  with  the  technology  involved  becoming  more  and  more  sophisticated.  Nowadays,  we...

Video Games and Violence: is there a connection?

By Joshua Rigsby, Editor
January 23, 2017
Filed under Opinions, World News

Humans are wondrous creatures, capable of building cities and establishing countries. However, humans are also capable of horrendous things, like murder and torture of others. We don't understand what causes violence in humans, but we've tried to tie certain things to the idea that they aid in causing...

Will James Bond Return Better Than Ever?

By Matt Zablocki, Assistant Reporter
January 23, 2017
Filed under World News

Over a year ago, in late 2015, the latest movie of the iconic James Bond 007 franchise came out: SPECTRE. However, this movie, only the tip of an iceberg of a very cool series, which has far too many unique, awesome thrillers to give a few that will do justice to the many. Each film brings us on an unbelievable...

Saab: Fighter Jets and Family Sedans

Saab:  Fighter  Jets  and  Family  Sedans

By Matt Zablocki, Assistant Reporter
January 21, 2017
Filed under News, uncategorized, World News

       In  1938,  Sweden,  threatened  by  Nazi  Germany  preparing  to  begin  the  largest  war  the  world  has  ever  seen,  founded  Svenska  Aeroplan AB,  now  more  commonly  known  as  Saab,  to  equip  the  Swedish  air force  with  combat  capable  w...

Polish Stealth Tank: A Hidden Menace

Polish  Stealth  Tank:  A  Hidden  Menace

By Matt Zablocki, Assistant Reporter
January 18, 2017
Filed under World News

       In  1916,  the  first  British  tanks  went  into  action  on  the  battlefields  of  the  first  world  war,  crushing  barbed  wire  and  crossing  trenches  and  extensive  shell  craters,  lumbering,  unstoppable  armored  behemoths.  23  years  later,...

More Than Being Just a Student?

More Than Being Just a Student?

By Evan Rigsby, Editor
May 3, 2016
Filed under News, Opinions, Student Life, uncategorized, World News

Editorial: A deeper look into the admissions systems of colleges and universities.

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Oscars Bring Controversy Due to Lack of Diversity

By Kevin Galasso, Assistant Reporter
February 24, 2016
Filed under A&E Reviews, News, uncategorized, World News

With the Oscars coming up this weekend, it’s time to look at the big controversy of the 2016 Oscars. It all started when the Academy announced the nominees for the 2016 Academy Awards. As they were announced, people were noticing that no actors or actresses of color were nominated for any of the...

Connecticut’s Biggest Snow Storm in History!

Connecticut’s Biggest Snow Storm in History!

By Evan Rigsby, Editor
January 24, 2016
Filed under News, uncategorized, World News

In light of the recent Winter Storm Jonas, let's look back at Connecticut's biggest snow storm in a 24 hour period: Winter Storm Nemo.

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Win Worlds or Go Home

By Andrew Taylor, Reporter
October 2, 2015
Filed under World News

Sixteen of the top teams around the world will fight for the title of the 2015 League of Legends World Champion. These teams will not just be competing for a priceless title; they will also be competing for the $2,000,000 in the prize pool and the Summoner’s Cup. This battle for the Summoner’s Cup...

Ebola: A Concern For Connecticut Students?

Ebola: A Concern For Connecticut Students?

By Craig Millard, Reporter
October 30, 2014
Filed under News, World News

Could Ebola possibly be the harbinger of man kind? Is it as big of a deal as many people make it out to be? For a Connecticut student, Ebola is not a big deal. It is just some virus going on in some random countries in Africa and now in Texas. But who cares right? Most students here won't be going to...

Presidential Pay Day

By Tim Brough, Editor
April 10, 2014
Filed under World News

President Obama stopped at Central Connecticut State University in New Britain last month, as part of a campaign to gather support for his proposed federal minimum wage increase from $7.25 to $10.10. He was introduced by Governor Malloy, who has historically supported the increase of minimum wage, to...

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