Author: Shaddia Qasem (Shaddia Qasem)

Netflix Review: The Little Mermaid

Netflix Review: The Little Mermaid

  With the return of our childhood films such as the live-action adaptations of “Cinderella”, “Beauty and the Beast”, “Christopher Robin” and “The Nutcracker and the Four Realms”, Disney has been making a comeback with modern versions of movie classics. That being said, Netflix has been creating plenty of original shows and movies that turn...

Netflix Review: Bird Box 

Netflix Review: Bird Box 

Let me preface this article by saying that this is a peculiar yet brilliant film. With a heart-stopping opening scene that makes you feel as if the character is warning you of the dangers that lay ahead, “Bird Box” is a captivating film that immerses you into a horrifying, apocalyptic world from start to finish.  ...

Netflix Review: Dumplin’

Netflix Review: Dumplin’

One of Netflix’s recent releases is “Dumplin’”, a warm-hearted film about a plus-size girl and her mother, a former beauty pageant queen obsessed with beauty pageants. With Jennifer Anniston both producing and acting in this film, viewers can anticipate a charming, captivating and meaningful storyline; not to mention the fact that “Dumplin’” is also a...

Best places to travel on a budget

Best places to travel on a budget

With the fall semester wrapping up and exams finally coming to an end, most students are planning what they will be doing during break. Whether you’re staying home for the holidays or traveling to visit family, or just traveling because you need a break, here are a few places that are good for those on...

Light shows to enjoy this weekend

Light shows to enjoy this weekend

  Although it feels like it is already, winter is almost here, which means Christmas lights and decorations have been put up to get into the holiday spirit. Even if you don’t celebrate Christmas, this is a great time to get cozy and enjoy the beauty this season brings. One of the beautiful things about...

Great holiday films to watch during break

Great holiday films to watch during break

The holidays are just around the corner, which means that Netflix is most likely releasing, or already has released, a bunch of Christmas movies for you to watch and enjoy. If you are a movie junkie and love to watch them in your spare time, here are a few movies to watch during winter break...

OSGA Conference

OSGA Conference

The Ohio Student Government Association (OSGA) Conference was held on Dec. 1 at Wright State University. Nine member universities attended including Wright State University. Cleveland State University, The University of Akron, Bowling Green State University, Ohio State University, University of Cincinnati, Ohio University, Kent State University and Central State University were all in attendance. LATEST:...

Organization Spotlight: Entrepreneurship Club

Organization Spotlight: Entrepreneurship Club

One of the great things about Wright State is the vast number of clubs and organizations it has and the different opportunities each offers. If you are someone who is competitive, determined, creative and passionate about starting your own business, the Entrepreneurship Club might be just the thing for you. “The Entrepreneurship Club is a...

Rock Garden Painting  

Rock Garden Painting  

The Gerontology Club is hosting a Rock Garden Painting event on Tuesday, Dec. 4. Similar to what is done with kindness rocks, the Rock Garden Painting event allows participants the freedom to decorate rocks which will be donated.   “Gerontology is the study of aging. I think that’s a pretty important thing to explore. If...

Fuzzy’s Taco Shop review

Fuzzy’s Taco Shop review

One of the most recent additions to The Greene is Fuzzy’s Taco Shop, a party-themed taco restaurant. In a way, it resembles Chipotle, vamped up with a Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville vibe. Fuzzy’s Taco Shop, which originally began in Fort Worth, Texas, has finally made its way to Dayton. Other locations include Nevada, Florida, Tennessee, Colorado...