Arts & Entertainment

By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 3, Volume 33 of The University Register on October 9, 2020

On Thursday, Oct. 1, the Master Gardeners gathered at the Student Center and brought their beautiful budding plants for the annual plant adoption event. The plant adoption is us...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 3, Volume 33 of The University Register on October 9, 2020

On Wednesday, Sept. 30, Daniel Arzola was kind enough to grace UMM with his presence by hosting a workshop on “artivism.” Students were asked to RSVP via Google Forms, and atten...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 2, Volume 33 of The University Register on September 25, 2020

Last issue, I opened the academic year with Grimes’ Miss Anthropocene, an album about mystery and the imminent destruction of humanity. This issue, I am attempting to bring...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 1, Volume 33 of The University Register on September 11, 2020

On Friday, Aug. 21, the Flappers Comedy Club hosted their 7th annual international Burbank Comedy Festival, lovingly renamed the Burbank Covedy Festival, over Zoom. The event...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 1, Volume 33 of The University Register on September 11, 2020

“Cannot comprehend//Lost so many men//Lately, all their ghosts turn into reasons and excuses.” These lyrics, although hauntingly perfect for our current year of turmoil, are...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 11, Volume 32 of The University Register on April 3, 2020

Before the virus news was getting serious, I had planned to review “Is This Thing Cursed?” by Alkaline Trio. Now, as I am typing away at my desk, I am toying with the idea of rev...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 11, Volume 32 of The University Register on April 3, 2020

On Saturday, March 7, the Concert Choir performed their send-off concert in the HFA Recital Hall before their scheduled trip to Peru, which was unfortunately cancelled due to the...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 11, Volume 32 of The University Register on April 3, 2020

On Thursday, March 5, the Annual Juried Student Art Exhibit opened to the public. Although they were only open for a short amount of time, I would like to invite readers to the U...

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By Desmond Homann, Variety Editor Originally published in Issue 10, Volume 32 of The University Register on March 6, 2020

At work, in the shower, and on the move I have been listening to Mark Ronson’s recent album, “Late Night Feelings.” While this album may not be as new as some of the things o...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 10, Volume 32 of The University Register on March 6, 2020

On February 25, ENGL 4039: Feminist and Queer Storytelling, LGBTQIA2S+ Programs, and the English Discipline held the first of a series of Zoom conversations with queer poets and...

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