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Scary video games to play this Halloween

Scary video games to play this Halloween

Allie O'Connor, Assistant Culture Editor

November 4, 2018

Monroe Cromis Another year, another Halloween, another excuse to go home, shut off the lights, sit yourself down in front of your TV and break out some spooky video games. You’ve just survived midterms, so why not subject yourself to more emotional terror? Here’s a list of recommendations...

UVM Students Make DIY Halloween Costumes

UVM Students Make DIY Halloween Costumes

Jordan Mitchell, Multimedia Reporter

October 31, 2018

UVM students are hand-making their own Halloween costumes this year. Find out why they decided to get crafty this season!

Prime Time Cats – Freaky Friday the 13th (Halloween Review)

Prime Time Cats – Freaky Friday the 13th (Halloween Review)

Corey Dew and Kim Henry, Multimedia Reporters

October 30, 2018

Spooktober’s coming to a close and Michael Myers remains behind concrete walls in a sanitarium… or so we thought! Join Corey and Kim as they Unravel Halloween 2018 , chat on why people watch scary movies, hollywood’s drought, and much more.

Halloween Vox Pop

Halloween Vox Pop

Kim Henry, Podcast Editor

October 29, 2018

Halloween is here! The Cynic took to campus sidewalks to see what UVM thinks the biggest costume will be this year. Did your costume make the cut?

“Halloween” sequel picks up where original left off

“Halloween” sequel picks up where original left off

Hunter McKenzie, Culture Columnist

October 25, 2018

Meredith Rathburn The boogeyman is back. Four decades after the original slasher film was released, another “Halloween” has hit theaters. Written and directed by David Gordon Green, the film stars Jamie Lee Curtis, who returns to her debut role as Laurie Strode. But this is not just another ...

13 Spooky Movies for this Halloween Season

13 Spooky Movies for this Halloween Season

Joe Joyce, Multimedia Reporter

October 11, 2018

Tune in for a list of thirteen movies to keep you scared as we count down my favorite scary movies.

Spooky video games to play this Halloween

Spooky video games to play this Halloween

Allie O'Connor, Cynic Columnist

November 2, 2017

Video games are one of my favorite pastimes, whether I want to have fun with friends or wind down after a rough exam. With Halloween coming up, I’ve compiled a list of games to try out between the spooky parties and candy binges. Make some popcorn, shut out the lights, put Spooky Scary Skeletons...

Prioritizing safety on Halloween

Prioritizing safety on Halloween

Katie Brobst, Julia Higa, Staff Writers

October 31, 2017

Halloween falls on a Tuesday this year, but that’s no deterrent for the spooky festivities of a college campus. Several events will be happening both on campus and downtown the evening of Oct. 31, so students have their pick of ghostly adventures. On Trinity campus, the UVM Ski and Snowboard...

Students warned against offensive Halloween costumes

Hannah Carpino

November 3, 2016

Preceding the weekend of dressing up and parties around college campuses nationwide, an email was sent out to the UVM student body Oct. 27. The email warned of the possibly unintended effects of certain Halloween costumes and encouraged students to be more cognizant of their clothing choices when dressing ...

Campus suits-up for the 2015 Halloween weekend

Camilla Broccolo

October 28, 2015

With the Halloween weekend approaching, students and campus organizations are preparing for the festivities. Students like junior Erin Mahoney use the weekend as an opportunity to go out more. “I plan on going to a party at my friend’s house,” Mahoney said. “I’m going to be a ‘pink l...

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