The cover art for “Lover” features mixes of soft pastel pinks, yellows and blues. courtesy Republic Records

Taylor Swift’s latest album optimistic about love

“Lover” embodies feelings of comfort in a relationship, evolving from Swift’s past breakup albums. It’s an understatement to say that Taylor Swift’s latest album, “Lover,” has been a success. It debuted at number one on the Billboard chart and had the most pre-orders at Target than any other album in history. Having been a Swiftie […]

Tom Holland plays Spider-Man in “Spider-Man: Homecoming.” courtesy Alternative Press

Spider-Man to leave Marvel Cinematic Universe

Disputes between Disney and Sony on the rights to Spider-Man led to the tragic exclusion of the beloved superhero from future films. How am I supposed to look forward to the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe with no Iron Man or Spider-Man? I have basically been crying since they announced that Spider-Man would no […]

The show followed the life of famous composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. courtesy Tulsa Ballet

Tulsa Ballet’s “Tchaikovsky” a biographical ballet

The show payed homage to one of history’s most renowned composers, to great success. The world premiere of Tulsa Ballet’s “Tchaikovsky” was a stunning blend of choreography, costuming and modern lighting effects. These elements combined to produce a beautiful, perfectly-paced ballet about the life of the famous Russian composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Tchaikovsky is famous […]

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Feeling bored? Play a board game

Sometimes you just gotta sit down and play a board game. Here’s a helpful list of some favorites. Board games are a classic, fun activity that will never go out of style. I take the opportunity to play board games at every possible occasion. Because of this, I know there are board games for whatever […]

Remake culture pulls classic Disney to the 21st century

While others find issue with the wide swath of Disney remakes, they prove a welcome return to childhood nostalgia. For the past few years, it feels like Disney has inundated the movie theater with remakes of classics. This year alone, Disney is releasing a remake of “Dumbo,” “The Lion King” and “Aladdin.” The question to […]

The cast performing “Sea Breeze Academy.” photo by Lizzy Young

TU students bring “Sea Breeze Academy” to the stage

Student writers and actors collaborated to perform Bryant Loney’s manuscript in a concert reading. The concert reading of “Sea Breeze Academy” was filled with laughter as attendees supported their peers. TU students in the theatre department performed the beginning to senior creative writing major Bryant Loney’s third novel “Sea Breeze Academy.” The concert reading was […]

Downtown Tulsa not a fully functioning urban space

It is not always possible for people to walk between districts in downtown Tulsa due to poor urban planning. Over the past few years, downtown Tulsa has changed from being an area with work buildings to Tulsa’s urban center. With the opening of new stores, districts and restaurants, people flock from all over to have […]

When bae catches you sleeping. courtesy Tulsa Ballet

Tulsa Ballet’s “The Sleeping Beauty” a showstopper

With fantastic costumes and choreography, Tulsa Ballet brings he beloved fairy tale to life Tulsa Ballet’s “The Sleeping Beauty” combined elegant dancing, cool lighting effects and exquisite, colorful costumes to produce the magic of the classic fairy tale come to life. From beginning to end, I was mesmerized and immersed in the production. Choreographed by […]

Dr. Stevens, an English professor at TU, shows genuine care for the wellbeing of her students. courtesy University of Tulsa

Professors like Dr. Stevens make small campus shine

Student writer Lizzy Young shouts out Professor Laura Stevens as the TU Outstanding Teacher nominations wrap up. One of the most important parts of the college experience, other than the friends you make, is the professors. A good professor can make a class, and I purposefully choose courses based on whether I like the professor. […]