International Eats: Gumi-si, Gyongsangbuk-do, South Korea

International Eats: Gumi-si, Gyongsangbuk-do, South Korea

Gumi-si, Gyongsangbuk-do, South Korea. An unsung city situated at the center of the peninsula, connecting to all major cities through railroad. Gumi mornings often smell of plastics, factory exhaust, lightly seasoned with a layer of yellow dust from China. Although Gumi attracts a relatively young, post-collegiate crowd because of its status as a production city […]

Women’s basketball adds three high school stars

Women’s basketball adds three high school stars

The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns women’s basketball team added three players to their 2015 class on the first day of the early signing period. Frontcourt players Breionne Cooper, Alex Weeks and Jordan Alexander signed National Letters of Intent to join the Cajuns for the 2015-2016 season. Head coach Gary Brodhead said, “We are extremely pleased with […]

Silent Disco, Royal Teeth enthralls audience

Silent Disco, Royal Teeth enthralls audience

From a spectator’s standpoint, The Silent Disco was a few kids dancing in a quiet building; however, to the people with headphones on, the night was loud — and got even louder. The Silent Disco took place Nov. 13 from 6:30-7:30 p.m., ending with a live performance from Royal Teeth. The event was put on […]

Thanksgiving completely skipped over, Christmas take-over

Thanksgiving completely skipped over, Christmas take-over

In recent years, U.S. citizens have been forgetting about Thanksgiving altogether, putting up Christmas decorations in stores well before summer is even over. This year in particular was ridiculous. “The amount of Christmas decorations that are up right now in July is horrendous,” said University of Louisiana at Lafayette theology major Heidi Payne. “Don’t they […]

Wonder in the Modern Age

Wonder in the Modern Age

“Europa Report” belongs to what has become a rare breed of science-fiction movie. Unlike in the bulk of its contemporaries, we see no reliance on extravagant special effects, no forced narrative of love or any world-ending scenario. But very much like a film I wrote on last week (“A Most Wanted Man”), a firmly grounded […]