Vol. 18 Iss. 15

Volume 18 Issue 15 - 04/16/2010

From Where I Sit – Not in the Cards

Some days—okay, maybe quite a few days—this past winter stretched out before me like rich, perfect bolts of silk. They were pristine and pure except for the tiny, nubby blemishes inherent in any natural fibre. Just as every day begins with promise and opportunity. The usual encroachments to this chunk of time are built-in responsibilities… Read more »

On Film – New Moon

New Moon, the latest release in the Twilight franchise, has a lot to say about eternity?and not just when it comes to vampires. If You’re already a fan of the books and films, you probably know the characters, plotlines, and catchphrases intimately. And if You’re not, the film is still enlightening for what it says… Read more »

Did You Know? – New Look for AU Library Site

The AU library is one of the most popular services with students, and It’s about to get even better. On March 15 the library launched a new interface for their online catalogue, and the beta version has been available to users since February. The fresh new homepage is easy to navigate with links to all… Read more »

Click of the Wrist – Glee Songs

April 13 marked the return of the sleeper hit Glee. It’s one of those rare TV shows that deserves the praise heaped on it, and this week we take a look at the inspiration behind all those tunes. Because sometimes, you just can’t beat the original. Somebody to Love This might be one of the… Read more »

International News Desk – At Home: Alberta bill targets distracted drivers – In Foreign News: US law aims to stop thieves using fake caller IDs

At Home: Alberta bill targets distracted drivers When someone mentions the words ?distracted driving,? cell phones and electronic gadgets usually spring to mind. But there are plenty of other bad habits that take drivers? minds off the road, and a proposed Alberta bill takes aim at them too. Bill 16, introduced by a Calgary MLA,… Read more »

Letters to the Editor – Bravo Christos!

We love to hear from you! Send your questions and comments to voice@voicemagazine.org, and please indicate if we may publish your letter. Re: ?In Conversation With: Christos Stassinopoulos? by Wanda Waterman St. Louis, v18 i14 (2010-04-09) I just wanted to say what a wonderful article on Christos! He is what us other musicians would call… Read more »