A Fresh Look at the Tenth Muse

The Tenth Muse, Clarke’s literary magazine, is revamping its brand this year, as the staff puts together the eighth volume of the magazine. Professor Emily Goodmann has taken the reigns on the project, with help from editor-in-chief, Jenna Weber, a sophomore here at Clarke University. Changes will be seen this year in brand, logo, and overall tone of the Tenth Muse. It’s a very exciting time … Continue reading A Fresh Look at the Tenth Muse

$4 Million Festival In Cedar Rapids Ft. Maroon 5 & Kelly Clarkson

By Allie Evans Cedar Rapids, IA, is debuting a brand new $4 million cultural festival named newbo evolve, in the heart of little bohemia featuring headliners Maroon 5 and Kelly Clarkson, from August 3rd through 5th. newbo evolve celebrates not only the Bohemian creative spirit in Cedar Rapids, but the rebirth of the city after the 2008 flood. This festival, according to their website, newbo … Continue reading $4 Million Festival In Cedar Rapids Ft. Maroon 5 & Kelly Clarkson

5 Things To Do If You’re Single on V-Day

By: Maggie Christianson Let’s be real, Valentine’s Day is for chocolates, roses and romantic dinners with that special someone. How sweet. If you’re me, however, you could care less for this holiday because you are single and your date is a box of chocolates with the disgusting cherry filling. Over the many of years of being single, I have perfected the best way to enjoy … Continue reading 5 Things To Do If You’re Single on V-Day

A Delicious and Melodious Night in Japan

By Maggie Christianson On October 25th, 2017 the Edward and Cathy Gallagher Arts at Clarke series hosted A Night In Japan in Jansen Music Hall. The event, starting at 7:00pm,  began with music ensembles from Clarke under the direction of Andrew Alegria and David Resnick and concluded Tsukasa Taiko’s Japanese drumming performance.  Alongside these acts, the series provided food options ranging from sushi to matcha white chocolate mousse before the event at … Continue reading A Delicious and Melodious Night in Japan

Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Express Optimism for Conference and Great Overall Season

By Mariah Pellino They have been running fast, training hard, and preparing all season for their upcoming meet. The Clarke Men and Women’s Cross Country teams are awaiting the most anticipated race of their season: conference. Their conference meet will take place on November fourth in Baldwin City Kansas. The results of this meet decide what teams and individuals will continue their seasons onto Nationals … Continue reading Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Express Optimism for Conference and Great Overall Season

DIY Autumn Door Decorations

With the fall season in full gear, door decorations are becoming more and more popular. The festive decorations can range anywhere from simple caution tape for Halloween to vibrant garlands and wreaths of leaves. For my first year, both as a college student and decorating my door, I chose decorations more on the fall spectrum. Here’s what I used on my door: Two garlands Burlap … Continue reading DIY Autumn Door Decorations

Zoey Weber: Saving Lives in Texas

Summer of 2017 seems like a distant memory now, doesn’t it? We’ve already been back in school for a few weeks and loaded with homework. But some of us worked hard all summer too, furthering our education for our future careers. I’ll admit I enjoyed many days with my toes dipped in the pool and soaking up the sun. My dear friend, Zoey Weber, a … Continue reading Zoey Weber: Saving Lives in Texas