The Simmons Voice

‘Brady’s better’ in Broncos match-up

November 5, 2014

By Kate Joseph Staff Writer For the first time in four years, the Broncos managed a victory over the New England Patriots in January, allowing Denver quarterback Peyton Manning to lead the team to the 2014 Super Bowl. Nearly...

Meatless mondays and more

November 5, 2014

By Briana Hayes Staff Writer In 2011, a popular documentary was released called “Forks over Knives.” This documentary stresses the essential health benefits of plant-based diets. Starring in this documentary is T. Colin...

Iranian woman executed for killing assaulter

November 5, 2014

By Alison Barnett Staff Writer On Oct. 25, a woman was executed in Iran for killing a man who tried to rape her. Rayhaneh Jabbari was a 26-year-old former interior designer who was attacked by Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, a former...

A State of Mind: The mentality of sports

November 5, 2014

By Alexa Faria Staff Writer In the wake of the champion season for Simmons College fall athletics, several athletes are preparing for big games or coping with unfortunate losses. This is the time where all of the hard work and...

The transition of study abroad

November 5, 2014

By Julie Nickerson Contributing Writer After several major changes in the provost’s office and the absence of a study abroad director since February, students are left wondering what will happen to the study abroad experience...

Thoughts on Hungarian corruption and the American reaction

November 5, 2014

By Livia Durdia Staff Writer The transition to modern Western capitalism from Soviet-style communism has been risky and difficult for most states in the Balkans (and larger Eastern Europe) which face large levels of economic...

Let us chat about le chat

November 5, 2014

By Kaylie-Ann Flannigan Staff Writer It is fairly easy to identify different breeds of dog by color and size, but what about cats? There are 55 different and distinct breeds of cats: from the ancient Egyptian Abyssinian to the...

Neil Patrick Harris unveils his creative and original autobiography

November 5, 2014

By Kate Joseph Staff Writer Chances are, you are not Neil Patrick Harris, but if you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to be the Emmy and Tony award-winning actor, now you can in “Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography.” Throwing...

‘Rocky Horror Picture Show’: the amazing science-fiction, double-feature cult film

November 5, 2014

By Lisa Nault Staff Writer Do you like bad cult movies? Do you like yelling funny comments at a giant movie theater screen? Do you like Tim Curry? Then you will love going to see the Full Body Cast at the AMC Lowes Theater at...

‘Man Made’ forces us to reevaluate masculinity

November 5, 2014

By Ellen Garnett Staff Writer If you’re the kind of person who enjoys reading snarky, sarcastic material, you will love “Man Made,” a book written by “Time Magazine” columnist Joel Stein. Stein, a clever middle-aged...

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