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Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Movie Reviews / Reviews

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

  Awakening, The Force Is *a spoiler free review* Written by Grace Wray   “Chewie…We’re home.” Crowds worldwide applauded when the big screen lit up with Han Solo uttering these words on Dec. 18, 2015. Star Wars fans do feel like they are ‘home’ again with the newest Episode VII,”The […]

Book Reviews: The Tournament at Gorlan
Book Reviews

Book Reviews: The Tournament at Gorlan

Rating: 9/10 Recommended for: Ages 12 and up for a more mature storyline and minor drinking reference “The Tournament at Gorlan” is the first book in a new series by John Flanagan called “Ranger’s Apprentice: The Early Years.” This book is the prequel to the Ranger’s Apprentice 12-book epic. Flanagan […]

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Media Reviews: Favorite Moments from Mockingjay

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part One was released in November. It is the third movie in the Hunger Games series. The movie features Katniss Everdeen, a former victor, as she deals with the loss of her co-victor Peeta and the rebellion facing Panem. Rising to the role of Mockingjay, Katniss […]

Media Reviews: Doctor Who
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Media Reviews: Doctor Who

    Rating: 8/10 Stars Recommended for: Science-fiction fans of most ages Rating: Doctor Who does not have an official rating, but the MPAA suggested rating is PG-13 for intense science-fiction violence, some disturbing images, and brief mild language. However, most episodes would simply earn a PG rating. Airs on: […]

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Movie Review: Ender’s Game

Rating: 8/10 stars Recommended for: Young Adult/Adult Too often, movies receive critical reviews because they are an adaptation of a popular novel and the movie fails to capture all the nuances and plot depth of the novel. “Ender’s Game” is a novel written by Orson Scott Card and first published […]

Technology: Video Gamers’ “Holiday”
Current Events / Technology

Technology: Video Gamers’ “Holiday”

Today is a significant day for several reasons. For VPSA students,it means the first day of Thanksgiving break. For gamers, it means breaking out those wallets and clearing out schedules. Why, you might ask? Three of the biggest things releases in gaming are happening today, and it will most likely leave fans […]

Media Review: To Be or Not To Be Self-Paced?
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Media Review: To Be or Not To Be Self-Paced?

Omnibus I Self-Paced vs. Omnibus I Live Classrooms Recently, Veritas Press announced a new self-paced Omnibus class available July 1. The course is similar to V.P.’s History self-paced classes, as seen from watching the fully-functional self-paced classes. But one has to ask, what are the pros and cons? For there […]

Technology: Which Headset is Right for You?
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Technology: Which Headset is Right for You?

Perhaps your headset is broken, or maybe you don’t have one yet. You have been looking all over the Internet, but can’t figure our what the difference is between a normal headset and a gaming headset? Should you buy a cheap pair of Logitech’s or that expensive but oh-so-cool gaming […]