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Remembering Gene Wilder

Paige Pope, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2016

On Aug. 29 we all had to say goodbye to a man that had a big impact on every kid's childhood. Gene Wilder known for his iconic role as Willy Wonka in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory tragically passed away due to complication...

Break the bamboo ceiling in Hollywood

Sabrina Lau, Contributing Writer

April 27, 2016

We live in a world where most characters that we witness on television, in films and in plays still remain predominantly white. Recently, many people have become outraged by the casting of Tilda Swinton as the Ancient One in “Doctor...

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