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Daily Archives: December 5, 2012

Overdressed and Underpaid; From Drab to Fab: Holiday Edition

December 5, 2012 |

For the Ladies: Help Your Man Look Handsome for the Holidays

Now that the feasting of Thanksgiving has past, it’s time to focus our style senses to the festive sparkle of the winter holidays.

Luckily for the ladies, we can easily slip … Read More

Ace of the Mace; A Farewell

December 5, 2012 |

Readers of the Mace & Crown,

It has been an absolute pleasure to write for you all for the past six semesters, but the time has finally come for me to graduate and leave my position with the paper.  I have … Read More

The Venue on 35th

December 5, 2012 |

Not far from ODU, there’s Venue 35th Street in Norfolk, which was once home to a blooming string of locally owned businesses.

However, in the last foot of 2012, not much is still left. But along with a few of the … Read More

Preserving All Things Natural: ODU Students Use Interests to Help Animals

December 5, 2012 |

The guys at SFR1 INTL, a start up clothing company have taken clothing to different territory and have given it a purpose.

Pronounced “Safari International,” the two-year company has begun establishing itself as a stylish brand that puts proceeds in … Read More

An Aerial Assault

December 5, 2012 |

 ODU’s Heinecke Sets Records as the Monarchs Race Past Coastal Carolina University

​Playoff football is finally here and this past Saturday 20,000 plus fans packed into S.B. Ballard stadium to watch the Old Dominion University Monarchs take on Coastal Carolina … Read More


December 5, 2012 |

Golden Bears Score 12 Unanswered to Close Out Road Win Versus Lady Monarchs

Old Dominion University rallied in a second half comeback to cut No. 10 California’s lead to 51-47 with 8:24 left but it was not enough. Layshia Clarendon’s … Read More

Festive Family Fun for a Good Cause: Holiday Marketplace at the Zoo

December 5, 2012 |

Saturday, Dec. 1 was a rare warm weathered day in December and a few people took advantage of it to go to the Virginia Zoo to kick off the holidays.

In the winter months, the zoo misses opportunities to bring in … Read More

Finding a New Identity; Struggling Monarch Basketball Searches for Winning Recipe

December 5, 2012 |

The Old Dominion University men’s basketball team has not gotten off to the start that they intended to. Through six games, the Monarchs are 1-5 and in the midst of a three game losing streak.  Part of the reason for … Read More

Myths and Dreams: Bulgarian Artist Brings Exhibit to Virginia Beach Campus

December 5, 2012 |

Bulgarian artist Petya Evtimova-Ivanova’s paintings brought Bulgarian folklore to Old Dominion University’s Virginia Beach campus.

Inspiration for the exhibit,  “All Those Myths and Dreams,” came from Bulgarian colors, myths and legends, according to Ivanova.

“I was thinking about life, love, men and … Read More

Cooking on Both Sides; Senior Point Gaurd Providing Toughness

December 5, 2012 |

​Senior guard Jackie Cook was named Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Week on Nov. 19 and has helped lead her team to a 4-0 start. “With this being my last go around, I just [want to] leave it all … Read More

Tis the Season to Rock: The 96X Winter Meltdown Concert

December 5, 2012 |

The freezing temperatures of Norfolk were heated up with hot bands from the indie-folk-rock scene at the annual 96X Winter Meltdown concert.

The sold out show featured six bands that came to ODU’s Ted Constant Center on Nov. 28. Headliners consisted … Read More

The Blue List; Be Merry with Marvelous Music

December 5, 2012 |

Finally noticing the wreaths, ugly sweaters, brightly decorated homes and the santa hat wearing retail employees?  Confused? Well don’t be; it’s time for Christmahanakwanzika! Forget your end of semester woes and feed your inner holiday spirit with some songs from … Read More

An Aerial Assault: ODU’s Heinecke Sets Records as the Monarchs Race Past Coastal Carolina University

December 5, 2012 |

Playoff football is finally here and this past Saturday 20,000 plus fans packed into S.B. Ballard stadium to watch the Old Dominion University Monarchs take on Coastal Carolina University. The third seeded Monarchs, coming off of a bye week, didn’t … Read More

Presidential Address

December 5, 2012 |

As we prepare for the end of the semester and the much-anticipated winter break, let me briefly share with you some of 2012’s achievements and accomplishments of our Monarch community.

Old Dominion was recognized as a Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs for the fourth … Read More

SGA President Address

December 5, 2012 |

Dear Monarchs,

I hope everyone is taking full advantage of the next week and are preparing appropriately for their finals! Something to be on the lookout for from SGA is General Assembly Lobby day. It will be coming up in the … Read More

Letr There Be Light; Are Jewish Holidays Being Overlooked?

December 5, 2012 |

Hanukkah is not the same thing as Christmas. I know this and people who celebrate it know this, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t exist and doesn’t play a huge part in many people’s lives. To be clear, Hanukkah is … Read More