Judy Shintani Brings to Springfield a Look at the Past to Bring Change to the Future

Daniel Priest @dpriest3 On Wednesday night Springfield College hosted artist Judy Shintani for a presentation of her artwork. The display honors the Japanese-Americans who were incarcerated during World War II, and the relationship that the artwork shares in the world today. Her work can be viewed in the William Blizard Art Gallery in the Visual Arts Center on the second floor of Blake Hall. The … Continue reading Judy Shintani Brings to Springfield a Look at the Past to Bring Change to the Future

Freshman Kevin Dos Santos is attacking college head-on

Grace Berry @graysperry Being a freshman in college can be pretty terrifying. Moving your entire life to a new area, trying to make new friends, and aiming to ultimately obtain a degree can be quite overwhelming to these kids fresh out of high school.  So much is thrown at you at once. Maintaining a social life while training to balance a full course load and … Continue reading Freshman Kevin Dos Santos is attacking college head-on

Morris: A President, a Beauty Pageant Contestant, and a neo-Nazi Walk into a Bar…

Kathleen Morris Contributor A President, a Beauty Pageant Contestant, and a neo-Nazi Walk into a Bar… Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. Of course, if one has access to social media, a television, or a newspaper, it’s almost a given that they’ve heard this line. Maybe it came as a mild shock, but then again maybe not. With the barrage of news stories … Continue reading Morris: A President, a Beauty Pageant Contestant, and a neo-Nazi Walk into a Bar…

Springfield College’s Jack Portlock made valuable connections during his internship with the New Hampshire Fischer Cats this summer

Kevin Gaiss @KevinGaiss Opportunity. Something that just about every college student spends four years looking for in order to gain a competitive edge when the time comes to apply for full time jobs. For many, summer internships become just that. Springfield College students understand the importance of internships and what they can mean for their future careers beyond an education. Jack Portlock, a Senior here … Continue reading Springfield College’s Jack Portlock made valuable connections during his internship with the New Hampshire Fischer Cats this summer

Springfield College’s Chris Unger learned a lot about the photography business while interning with the UFC this summer

Brandon Eckles @Ecks_FactorX Fighting is one of the oldest forms of entertainment. The savagery of violence riles up any audience. The days of the gladiators at the Coliseum in Rome are no longer, but the tradition has long lived on in sports such as a Mixed Martial Arts. In this sport, two fearless souls are dropped in the corners of a steel octagon looking to … Continue reading Springfield College’s Chris Unger learned a lot about the photography business while interning with the UFC this summer