POLITICS

All ‘Not’ Quiet on the Eastern Front?

Posted by on Mar 31, 2014

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. - On March 6, Russian troops and armored vehicles were positioned in multiple regions along Ukraine’s eastern border. By strategically arranging Russian...

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CAMPUS NEWS

Circle K Hosts First Smash MNT Tournament

Posted by on Dec 29, 2014

WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ- Monmouth University Circle K introduced a new president, Christian Blanco, as well as a special new fundraising event: the “Smash MNT” Smash Bros....

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COMMUNITY

Circle K Hosts First Smash MNT Tournament

Posted by on Dec 29, 2014

WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ- Monmouth University Circle K introduced a new president, Christian Blanco, as well as a special new fundraising event: the “Smash MNT” Smash Bros....

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SPORTS

Team Europe Wins the 2014 Ryder Cup

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014

WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ-Team Europe clinched the 2014 Ryder Cup on Sunday, September 28th at Gleneagles in Perthshire, Scotland. Europe has won seven of the last nine times over The...

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Recent Posts

12 Years in the Making: Boyhood Movie Review

12 Years in the Making: Boyhood Movie Review

Jan 22, 2015

WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ- Often times it is perceived that the most significant part of a story is it’s beginning and it’s ending. Why spend time focusing on the details and explanations when we can just skip to the ending, which will evidently tell us all we need to know? Why look at life as this extraordinary thing when we all begin and end the exact same way?...

Album Review: Damien Rice’s ‘My Favorite Faded Fantasy’

Album Review: Damien Rice’s ‘My Favorite Faded Fantasy’

Dec 30, 2014

WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ- It seems the allure of an artist often comes from his or her mystery while releasing material. Long gone are the days of shameless self-promotion, the type defined by an artist’s reliance on perpetually keeping their fans “in the know”. Damien Rice, with his latest released My Favorite Faded Fantasy, understands that and plays the...

New Pastry on the Block

New Pastry on the Block

Dec 29, 2014

WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ- May 10, 2013 was a glorious day for many dessert lovers and those with a serious sweet tooth in the tri-state area. On this otherwise quiet Friday in the culinary world Dominique Ansel, the French pastry chef who owns the Soho-based Dominique Ansel Bakery in New York City, unveiled his newest creation: the Cronut. At first glance, the...

Circle K Hosts First Smash MNT Tournament

Circle K Hosts First Smash MNT Tournament

Dec 29, 2014

WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ- Monmouth University Circle K introduced a new president, Christian Blanco, as well as a special new fundraising event: the “Smash MNT” Smash Bros. Tournament. “I’m really passionate about helping people,” said Blanco, who is studying Criminal Justice and Computer Science while planning a number of fundraisers and bake...

Paying for Friends

Paying for Friends

Dec 28, 2014

 WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ- To what can one attribute the allure of college? Is it the “promise”—notice the quotes—of a job after four years? Is it the lack of parental restriction that allows students to binge drink at their own discretion? Or is it the ease of solidifying a core group of friends with whom you will remain with for the remainder of your...