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Anti-Flag Drummer, Pat Thetic, Discusses Band’s Political Roots

Anti-Flag Drummer, Pat Thetic, Discusses Band’s Political Roots

Sam Schaffer, Managing Editor
July 21, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyle, Local News, Music, Politics, Top Stories

The American punk band, Anti-Flag, has been cherishing the importance of the rock show for over 20 years now. And while an Anti-Flag rock show combines a lively stage performance with high-energy mosh pit, it also contains politics, lots of politics. “When we were a young band starting, we thought...

Heroes and Villains Commandeer MegaCon Orlando

Heroes and Villains Commandeer MegaCon Orlando

Sam Schaffer, Managing Editor and Staff Writer
May 27, 2017
Filed under College News, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Local News, Top Stories, Valencia News

Cosplayers donned their best costumes to show off their hard work and geek out with fans at Megacon Orlando 2017. MegaCon Orlando is described by megaconorlando.com as “the Southeast’s largest comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming event, attracting over 100,000 fans each year across four big day...

Energy is Everywhere in Dua Lipa’s Intimate Orlando Concert

Energy is Everywhere in Dua Lipa’s Intimate Orlando Concert

Darius Cornejo and Cameron Thomas, Contributing Writers
March 10, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Music, Reviews, Top Stories

Dua Lipa brought the crowd together with intimate ballads, positive messages, and feisty, meaningful synthpop. As soon as Lipa took the stage at The Social in Orlando on March 9, the small venue came to life. The 21-year-old English singer started off with “Last Dance,” awakening the audience and...

Stars Hit the Stage at Valencia College

Stars Hit the Stage at Valencia College

Ashley Garcia, Contributing Writing
February 28, 2017
Filed under College News, Entertainment, Music, Top Stories, Valencia News

Are you ready for the next Valencia College superstar? Then grab a front seat for all the excitement as the “Under the Stars” talent competition hits the stage on March 1. The show, hosted by the Student Government Association and the Campus Activities Board will be on the East Campus mall.  The...

Girls vs. Guys: Super Bowl Parties

Gregg Ong, Contributing Writer
February 3, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Sports, Valencia News

Welcome to the first installment of “Girls vs. Guys”, an opinion series where we interview two guys and two girls on their thoughts about a certain topic. This week’s subject is Super Bowl parties. We wanted to know how people celebrate and watch the Super Bowl. Let’s start with the guys. Carlos Jim...

“3 in Motion” hits the stage: Valencia College, Dr. Phillips High School, and “Yow Dance” Performers Collaborate

“3 in Motion” hits the stage:  Valencia College, Dr. Phillips High School, and “Yow Dance” Performers Collaborate

Angelina Rosania, Contributing Writer
January 24, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Local News, Top Stories, Valencia News

Valencia College dancers will bring art to life this Friday in a collaboration with Dr. Phillips High School and "Yow Dance" performers. On Friday, Jan. 27 from 8 to 9:30 p.m., Valencia College Dance Theatre, Dr. Phillips High School dance company, and "Yow Dance" will move in sync together at the...

“Seas the Day” at Club Rush

“Seas the Day” at Club Rush

Brittany Bhulai, Contributing Writer
January 19, 2017
Filed under Club News, College News, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Local News, Top Stories, Valencia News

To help fire up the 2017 spring semester, Valencia College is holding Club Rush Thursday, January 19, from 11 a.m-2 p.m in the Mall Area. The East Campus will have more than a dozen clubs representing themselves in hopes of recruiting new members while showcasing what they do. Each club will have...

Movie Review: Dr. Strange

Movie Review: Dr. Strange

By Anastasia Kobus, Contributing Writer
November 18, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Opinion, Top Stories

Out in theaters now, Marvel Studios presents the most unusual movie from the famous superhero saga which takes you beyond this world and time. Dr. Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) is one of the greatest neurosurgeons in New York, yet bigger than his talent is his ego. Strange gets into a...

“The Walking Dead” season premiere receives eye-popping ratings

“The Walking Dead” season premiere receives eye-popping ratings

By Tyler Andreala, Contributing Writer
November 2, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Reviews, Top Stories

This is a review of the season seven premiere of The Walking Dead and will contain spoilers. Season Six of “The Walking Dead” left our favorite characters helpless, and lined up at the mercy of Negan (Jeffery Dean Morgan), followed by a six-month gap to see who would find themselves at t...

Valencia house bands to perform throwback tunes

Valencia house bands to perform throwback tunes

By Viviana Bernasconi Scialon, Contributing Writer
November 2, 2016
Filed under College News, Entertainment, Music, Top Stories, Valencia News

Get ready for an exciting night at Valencia College East Campus, as bands will be performing at the Black Box Theater from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 4. The Valencia house band will play music from the 1980’s, and the Valencia studio band will be performing hits from 1967 to gear...

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