Nor'easter News

Say ‘Goodbye’ to the Cookie Cutter Barbie Doll

Morgayne Nash, Editor-in-chief

January 29, 2016

The new 2016 Barbie is said to fit the realistic body standards of today. In a statement in Cosmopolitan by Evelyn Mazzocco, senior vice president and global general manager for Barbie said, "We are excited to literally be changing the face of the brand — these new dolls represent a line that is more reflective of the w...

Remembering Alan Rickman

Matt Chouinard, Film Critic

January 14, 2016

Alan Rickman may have passed away at the age of 69 but he will always be remembered for the mark that he left, especially in the history of film. He acted in movies and on television for nearly 40 years and has certainly created...

Solar Panel “Farm” Declined

Megan Hall, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 25, 2015

Last year, the Environmental Council here at UNE crafted a proposal concerning what is called the “Solar Farm,” a place in which members of the community and the University itself are proposed to benefit from the use of a...

OpEd: Silencing Prisoners is a Crime

Shannon Cardinal, Advising Editor

October 26, 2015

Last week, the Maine Department of Corrections released the proposed changes to their discipline policy, under Ch. 10 Subsection 20.01. These changes include prohibiting prisoners from interacting with the public via media, by...

Life After Morocco

Life After Morocco

August 20, 2015