The Huntington News

Maren Morris celebrates her ascendance while retaining her roots

Maren Morris celebrates her ascendance while retaining her roots

Dylan Shen, news staff

May 12, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle, Reviews

“Don’t. Lose. Your. Halo.” Lyrics from “GIRL,” the titular song of Maren Morris’ second studio album, flashed across a screen spanning the entire stage. On cue, spotlights provided an ethereal halo for Morris as she rose from below the stage, clad in neon pink and flaunting glitter-enc...

Holmes Hall mural brings life to an outdated building

Holmes Hall mural brings life to an outdated building

Lucy Hoffman, news correspondent

April 24, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle

From murals on the sides of buildings to sculptures on display, Northeastern has incorporated expression and art into many dimensions of campus. Each piece of artwork has a different story to tell — and the same goes for the new mural going up on the first floor of Holmes Hall, which houses the School o...

NU Stage shifts to an upbeat theme with “Light Up the World”

NU Stage shifts to an upbeat theme with “Light Up the World”

Ali Dusinberre, lifestyle editor

April 17, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle

Northeastern’s premier student-run musical theatre group NU Stage held the second and final showing of its spring 2019 revue “Light Up the World” Sunday night in Blackman Auditorium. The show broke the group’s trend of darkly-themed productions such as “Cabaret” and “Spring Awakening” by c...

“Booksmart” aims to be the anthem of a generation

“Booksmart” aims to be the anthem of a generation

Juan A. Ramirez, news correspondent

April 17, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle

As part of a publicity road trip, some of the cast and crew of the upcoming comedy “Booksmart” stopped in Boston last Thursday to speak with college journalists after a special preview screening. The team consisted of director Olivia Wilde, writer Katie Silberman and stars Beanie Feldstein and Kait...

Review: ‘Pet Sematary’ gets serious but falls short

Review: ‘Pet Sematary’ gets serious but falls short

Christopher Kelly, news staff

April 11, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle, Reviews

“Pet Sematary” begins as most horror movie remakes do, full of respect to the original source material but featuring obvious refinement to set pieces and plot holes. However, despite improvement across the board in terms of acting and writing, the film fails to deliver a satisfying conclusion and, fo...

Students form a community of competition at Survivor Northeastern

Students form a community of competition at Survivor Northeastern

Jenna Clark, news staff

April 10, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle

On the first day of competition at Survivor Northeastern, between 16 and 20 competitors show up with no idea of what to expect. They listen to the host explain the rules of the game before they go outside and are bombarded with cameras in their faces and a drone in the sky. Players receive buffs and ...

Walker Hayes’ Dream On It tour marks a dream fulfilled

Walker Hayes’ Dream On It tour marks a dream fulfilled

Riley Robinson, news staff

April 3, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle, Reviews

Two years after Walker Hayes’ last performance in Boston, his high-spirited Dream On It tour marked a sweet stage of career metamorphosis. At House of Blues on March 23, the pop-country artist recalled the last time he stood on that stage as the opening act for Dan + Shay’s Obsessed tour in D...

Huma Bhabha’s supernatural creations exhibited at ICA

Huma Bhabha’s supernatural creations exhibited at ICA

Kenneal Patterson, news correspondent

March 27, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle

Pakistani-American sculptor Huma Bhabha expresses the ethereal and evocative creatures of her imagination in her new exhibition at theInstitute of Contemporary Arts, “They Live.”   The exhibition, which opened Saturday, immerses the viewer in Bhabha’s mind. Godlike statues composed of charred cor...

Event Calendar: Thursday, March 28 – Wednesday, April 3

Event Calendar: Thursday, March 28 – Wednesday, April 3

Ali Dusinberre, deputy lifestyle editor

March 27, 2019


Filed under event calendar, Lifestyle

Thursday, March 28, Campus Movie Fest Premiere This red carpet premiere event will kick off Northeastern’s participation in Campus Movie Fest, or CMF, the world’s largest student film festival. The event will showcase 16 films with the top four advancing to CMF’s national event in June. Audience mem...

Event Calendar: Thursday, March 21 – Wednesday, March 27

Event Calendar: Thursday, March 21 – Wednesday, March 27

Claire Wallace, news correspondent

March 20, 2019


Filed under event calendar, Lifestyle

Thursday, March 21, Third Thursdays: Empower, Create, Change Check out the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum after-hours during its special third Thursday event, showcasing how local creators use art to shape narratives and amplify change. There will also be a monologue performance written by Hilton ...

Event Calendar: Thursday, March 14 – Wednesday, March 20

Event Calendar: Thursday, March 14 – Wednesday, March 20

Ali Dusinberre, deputy lifestyle editor

March 13, 2019


Filed under event calendar, Lifestyle

Thursday, March 14, HerStory Month 2019: Women’s Comedy Night Emerson College is hosting a variety of women-centered events throughout March in honor of Women’s History Month, or “HerStory Month.” Thursday’s event will be a stand-up comedy show highlighting female comedic talent. Check...

Event Calendar: Thursday, Feb. 28 – Wednesday, March 6

Event Calendar: Thursday, Feb. 28 – Wednesday, March 6

Ali Dusinberre, deputy lifestyle editor

February 27, 2019


Filed under event calendar, Lifestyle

Thursday, Feb. 28, AEPI Comedy and Trivia Night with Scott Rogowsky Alpha Epsilon Phi will present this comedy show with Scott Rogowsky, the host of the popular interactive game show “HQ Trivia.” Experience HQ in real time through interactive trivia, stand-up comedy and a guided Q&A. Get your t...