Rocky start

Softball season starts 2-4 By James Paxson, Sports Editor The Schoolcraft women’s softball team started the 2017 season with some ups and downs so far. The Ocelots are 2-4 in their first six games of the season, including getting shutout three of the first six games. The early season looks unsteady, but Coach Linares is…

Rolling with the best

Men and women’s bowling take fifth and sixth at Nationals By Cameron Gwinn, Staff Writer After the successful regular season that the men and women’s bowling teams had, it was only fitting that both teams were destined for National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) National Tournament held March 3-4 in Cheektowaga, NY. Both Ocelot teams…

Experience immersion

The best of Virtual Reality gaming By Ken Narita, Arts & Entertainment Editor Virtual reality (VR) has many possible uses — movies, news and education, to name a few. The most obvious use for VR is gaming and the purpose of both game and VR is to totally immerse the subject. Consumer use of VR…

The way movies were meant to be seen

Detroit’s historical Redford Theatre continues to entertain after nearly 90 years By Ken Narita, Arts & Entertainment Editor Detroit is a city with a deep history. Much of the theaters from its heydays can still be found within the city limits. Very few of those are still in the similar condition they were in when…

More life from “More Life”

Drake’s search for more finds a “less is better” approach By Alex Woodliff, Staff Writer Rating: 3/5 Following up his 2016 album “Views,” hip-hop artist Drake quietly dropped his new mixtape, “More Life.” The usually radio-friendly club-bangers that have been staples on his previous albums are mostly gone. With a stripped-down sound and a new…

Dancing for donations

Schoolcraft welcomes Bollywood dances and fashion By Ken Narita, Arts & Entertainment Editor On Saturday, May 20, 2017, the Schoolcraft College Asian Student Association will host the first Bollywood Dance Competition and Fashion Show. The event will take place in the DiPonio Room of the VisTaTech Center from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tickets can…

Learning to say goodbye

CW Network’s Vampire Diaries series takes one last bite By Elizabeth Casella, Managing Editor Rating: 4.5/5 On March 10, “I was feeling epic,” the last episode of the beloved Vampire Diaries series on the network CW came to an end. With the ending of this episode came the close of an eight-year adventure and left…