When you entered high school, it was hard enough to endure the freshman experience.  But being a freshman in college is a different ball game. You’re in classes with students of varied ages and backgrounds, you don’t know many people and you’re exposed to a new world of experiences and responsibilities. And to top it all off, most of …

Indie-folk band and Nashville-natives Humming House released their latest album, Revelries, at the end of March. Revelries is the band’s third official album since forming in 2011 and features styles of folk, soul and bluegrass. Backed by instruments including mandolin, fiddle, acoustic guitar and bass, the 11 songs consist of both ballads and energetic beats. The biggest difference from past …

Whether you’re a New England Patriots or a Seattle Seahawks fan, you will likely encounter some sort of Super Bowl party tomorrow. If you’re hosting or in need of a dish to take to a party, here’s a few fairly simple and inexpensive dishes courtesy of AllRecipes.com: The 3rd Down Chip Dip (a.k.a beef-bean-and-cheese-dip) Ingredients: 1 …

The “Tracking Characters: Connecting 40 Years of Design Grads” art exhibit opened Thursday evening in the Todd Art Gallery in Andrew L. Todd Hall. Out of the eight exhibits that the gallery organizes each semester, this is the first one strictly for graphic designers. It consisted of various forms of art from digital photography to oils on canvas or even …

Actress Jennifer Lawrence portrays Katniss Everdeen in "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" (FILE/The Hunger Games)

The latest adaptation of the Suzanne Collins’ world-bestselling Hunger Games trilogy, Mockingjay—Part 1, premiered this weekend. The Francis Lawrence-directed film takes place after the Quarter Quell when Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) becomes the true face of the rebellion. She and the other survivors take refuge under the demolished District Thirteen. Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson) has been captured and …

Being a college student likely means being broke and hungry all the time. These three quick and easy meals can help change that. Banana Bread Did you buy too many bananas and now you have a few overripe ones? Don’t throw them away; make some banana bread for a quick snack or breakfast in the mornings when you’re on the go. …