Arts & Entertainment


The Essayist

Traveling to find home

A student studying abroad finds a little slice of home—2,000 miles from where she was raised.

Unwrapping a memory

An old favorite flavor of bubble gum allows a student to recall a cherished childhood memory.


Empty Restaurant

Papal Weekend Proves Costly for Restaurants

In spite of the promise of big weekend sales, Center City restaurants took a hit during the papal weekend. *Harrison Brink is a former employee of Time Restaurant. This played no part in this report.


Dr. Dog and Pig Iron Theatre Company- Swamp is On

Dr. Dog and Pig Iron Theatre Company presented “Swamp is On”, a psychedelic collaboration of theater and music that was held at Union Transfer Wednesday September 9 through Saturday September 12. The show was part of the 19th annual Philadelphia Fringe Festival, and it attracted Dr. Dog super fans and curious Fringe-goers alike.

Temple vs. Penn State

The Owl's defeated Penn State, 27-10, for the first time since 1941 Saturday, Sept. 5.