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Tech alumna publishes novel

Tech alumna publishes novel

  KACIE KAUFMAN News Editor | kjk019@latech.edu   The hope and the heartache of young love, young life and young marriage are all explored in “The Young Wives Club” by…

‘The Nix’ deserves a second glance

‘The Nix’ deserves  a second glance

  Dillon Nelson Staff Reporter | djn005@latech.edu   After the results of the recent presidential election, Nathan Hill’s “The Nix” deserves a second glance.   With timely social commentary and…

Showtime at the library

Showtime at the library

  CODY SEXTON Staff Reporter   Baz Luhrmann’s “The Great Gatsby” was met with mixed reviews by early viewers who said while Leonardo DiCaprio delivered a great performance, the rest…

Pulitzer Prize winner speaks at Tech

Pulitzer Prize winner speaks at Tech

  MELISSA GRAJEK Staff Reporter   Continuing the Louisiana @ 200 speaker series, Tech welcomed Pulitzer Prize winner and celebrity historian Alan Taylor to Wyly Auditorium Friday morning.   “He…

Students Celebrate banned books

Students Celebrate banned books

  SCOTT WALKINGSTICK Staff Reporter   Students gathered in front of Prescott Memorial Library, Oct. 5 to listen to their peers read passages from banned books as a way to…

Bestselling authors tell their story

Bestselling authors tell their story

  KELSY KERSHAW Staff Reporter   As Jennifer Thompson adjusted Ronald Cotton’s tie, getting ready to speak in Howard auditorium Tuesday night, he sat back and laughed.   Twenty-seven years…

Horror book unable to provide scare

Horror book unable to provide scare

Kathleen Duncan Contributing Editor   “The house had, well, a history.” Sounds like the beginnings of a B-rated, low budget horror movie, right? Christopher Bohjalian’s The Night Strangers has the…

‘Passion Play’ pleases through pages

by Kathleen Duncan, Senior News Editor I wasn’t expecting much when I picked up Beth Bernobich’s debut novel and first in her series, “Passion Play,” last week. I finished it…