Introducing Pierrette’s President Kerri Hughes

By Eva Andrews     In 1909, long before the Student Government Association, there was a group of thespians who formed a theater group. First called The Dramatists and later renamed the Pierrettes, this campus club has been entertaining Salem College for over a hundred years. This past March, they performed The Addams Family Musical, a story […]

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Vagina Monologues Auditions

By Emily Ramser Auditions for 2016 The Vagina Monologues will be held in Huber Theater at 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8.      The Vagina Monologues, often referred to as “Vag Mon,” is an episodic play written by Eve Ensler. The play, first performed in 1999 at HERE Arts Center in New York, is composed […]

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Feed Me, Salem

By Emily Ramser Photo by Sabrina Sheikh     Corrin Refectory, better known as “the rat,” recently implemented several changes. This changes come after the Refectory received a 85.5 sanitation score from the Health Department in Jan. of this 2015.     Tera Perez became the new head of Dining Services in March following a second inspection by the […]

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Fall Fest 2015: Challenges and Rewards

This year’s Fall Fest Chair Purva Trivedi. Picture by Lesly Luna.  By Kristen Maikoo     In the weeks leading up to Fall Fest, classes converge in scheduled practices to create a uniquely Salem experience. Campus babbles with energy and an air of secrecy as students share ideas, editing scripts and lyrics while they shield their plans […]

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Review: The Vagina Monologues 2015

Over the weekend, I given the opportunity to attend two performances of The Vagina Monologues, an episodic play comprised of monologues celebrating and bringing attention to, as I’m sure you’ve guessed by now, vaginas. The Vagina Monologues is an episodic play that features the stories of various women’s experiences with their vaginas. Eve Ensler interviewed […]

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