To begin the “Girl Rising” presentation, Senior Kelly Benson, president of the Justice Club warned the audience that she had only seen a clip of the film and she felt that she received a kick to the stomach in the best possible way.
Open mic and poetry slam nights, community service and political forums are not high on a freshman’s extra curricular list at Sierra Nevada College. Freshman students prefer day hikes, rock climbing, whitewater rafting and trips to San Francisco.
From its hilarious host Seth Macfarlane to Jennifer Lawrence falling as she accepted her award, the 85th Academy awards was entertaining and spot on in its selections for winners. This year’s competition was epic, with the awards being spread among many movies.
This summer, movie theaters were chock full of big superhero and franchise films which drew in large crowds. People busy soaking up sun in order to achieve a super tan, or flipping hot dogs on a perfect grill day, maybe only saw a few of the flicks. Amid the large summer selection this year, three films especially caught the attention of my nearly sunburnt eyes. These films are great to watch for those interested in art films, and those looking to be entertained.