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Fall Television Premieres Look Promising

Jenna Mertz, Staff Writer

September 16, 2011

Filed under Entertainment, Music/Movies/Television

While many shows are returning this fall, networks are also showcasing some familiar faces coming back to television in new shows. On Mondays this fall, the always dramatic Gossip Girl returns, along with Two and A Half Men, ...

VMAs – Video Music Asylum

Kieran Daly, staff writer

August 30, 2011

Filed under Entertainment, Music/Movies/Television, Top Stories

It was a night full of surprises on Sunday at the MTV Video Music Awards, aired live from the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles. The evening included Lady Gaga dressing as a man, Chris Brown soaring over the audience, Beyoncé officially...

Student Council Hosts RAVE

Danielle Docherty

August 23, 2011

Filed under Campus, Entertainment, News

The school year is starting off on the right foot . . . the right dancing foot, that is. Student Council is sponsoring the Really Awesome Viper Event (RAVE) dance Friday, August 26th from 8:30 to 11:30 pm in the cafeteria. ...

Austin’s Top 5 Cheap Eats

Taylor Watson, Editor in Chief

May 16, 2011

Filed under Entertainment, Restaurants, Top Stories

In no particular order P.Terry’s – With a combo meal for less than five dollars, who cares what the food taste likes. Luckily, with the 2008 “Best Fries” award from Rare Magazine under their belt, chicken burgers, hamburg...

Hanna Fights Her Way To Box Office Success

Priyunka Maheshwari, News Editor

April 19, 2011

Filed under Entertainment, Music/Movies/Television

    Released April 8, Hanna is garnering more and more positive feedback after successful ratings and reviews. Starring Saoirse Ronan as Hanna, a 16-year old girl with the power of an adult assassin, Hanna tells the story of a te...

Spring Break Brings SXSW

Priyunka Maheshwari, News Editor

March 11, 2011

Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyles

South by Southwest is one of those Austin traditions that makes clear the fact that we live in the live music capital. Bringing in 13,022 participants in 2010, SXSW expects an even larger crowd for 2011, which begins Friday, March...

Grammy Night Brings Surprises, Unique Performances

Danielle Docherty, Sports Editor

February 18, 2011

Filed under Entertainment, Music/Movies/Television

The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards took place at the Los Angeles Staples Center Arena Sunday night with stunning debut performances and unexpected winners. The Grammys started with a tribute to Aretha Franklin, nominee and winner...

The 12 Events of 2010

Sofia Colorado, Danielle Docherty, Priyunka Maheshwari, Taylor Watson

December 16, 2010

Filed under Entertainment, News

This year, we wrapped up the first decade of the 2000s with a bang. 2010 was filled with things to remember: getting adjusted to a new president, rescuing trapped miners, placing certifiably crazy celebrities in rehab . . .an...

Austin City Limits Tickets Hard To Come By

Danielle Docherty, Sports Editor

October 7, 2010

Filed under Entertainment

Austin City Limits Music Festival runs October 8 through 10 at Zilker Park in downtown Austin. Passes are completely sold out. Previously priced at $185 for a three-day pass and $85 for a one-day pass, your best bet now is...

Vampire Diaries a Fitting Addition to Trend

Priyunka Maheshwari, staff writer

September 21, 2010

Filed under Entertainment, Music/Movies/Television

   By September, 2009, the vampire craze had soared to ridiculous proportions. With the whole Twilight rage, many people wanted to watch vampires and werewolves more than ever. That’s why on September 10, 2009, The Vampire...

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