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Mace & Crown | April 22, 2018

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Posts ByMorgan Engelhardt, Author at Mace & Crown * Page 8 of 9

Introducing DrunkMode

September 14, 2016 |

Saami Aslam Contributing Writer

Although going to classes, completing assignments and studying for exams is a big part of the college experience, so is socializing and partying. When going out and drinking, one should take special precautions. That is where the … Read More

Vice-Presidential Candidate Tim Kaine Hosts Democratic Campaign Event at ODU

September 14, 2016 |

Erin Sudek Staff Writer

Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s running mate, Sen. Tim Kaine, a former governor of Virginia, hosted a campaign rally outside of Rollins Hall on ODU’s campus. About 300 students and Hampton Roads residents attended the event which was … Read More

Is Marijuana Decriminalization Coming to Norfolk?

September 14, 2016 | 1

T.J. Thompson Contributing Writer

In preparation for the Virginia Municipal League (VML) Conference, which occurs from Oct. 9-11, Norfolk City Council addressed issues they would like to place in their legislative package to be sent to Richmond. This package includes the issues they … Read More

ODU Model UN Summer in Review

September 11, 2016 |

Summer Peebles Contributing Writer

With classes in session, temperatures cooling down and work and school life to balance, it’s easy to forget that summer vacation ended just over a week ago. Members of the Old Dominion Model United Nations Society have … Read More

Death of a Hero; Remembering Naqib

September 11, 2016 |

<h5>Girish Sreevatsan and Saamia Aslam Staff Writer & Contributing Writer</h5>

Naqib Ahmad Khpulwak, an ODU graduate, was killed during the attack at the American University of Afghanistan. Khpulwak died a hero at the hands of the very thing he was working hard … Read More

ODU’s First Week in Review

September 9, 2016 |

Jacie Litz Contributing Writer

From Tropical Storm Hermine to numerous awards and accomplishments, the Fall 2016 semester at Old Dominion University is officially in full swing. With over 24,000 students and more than 300 organizations, ODU always has a large range of events … Read More

Forum for Women Entrepreneurs Held at ODU

September 8, 2016 |

Erin Sudek Staff Writer

A public forum was held at the Old Dominion University Innovation Center on Aug. 26 to confront and discuss the issues and concerns of various female entrepreneurs in Virginia. The forum was conducted by Virginia Lt. Gov. … Read More

2016 State of the University Address Delivered on August 24

September 7, 2016 |

By Saamia Aslam Contributing Writer

The State of the University Address was delivered by President John R. Broderick on August 24 in the Ted Constant Convocation Center. Attendees were encouraged to bring canned food items to support the Foodbank of Southern … Read More

From Dhaka to Norfolk; A Monarch’s Story

August 3, 2016 |


By Saamia Aslam Contributing Writer

Her mother received a master’s in political science, her father received a degree in mechanical engineering, and her brother is studying literature. Coming from a family of academics, Tasnuva Ashrafee Tropa decided to follow suit … Read More

ODU for Orlando: Monarch Nation’s Candlelight Vigil

June 24, 2016 |

Girish Sreevatsan Nandakumar Staff Writer

On June 13, over 100 students, faculty and alumni gathered in front of the Webb Center to honor the victims of the deadliest mass shooting in American history. On June 12, a gunman opened fire at a … Read More

Old Dominion Alumnus Kenny Alexander Elected Mayor

May 16, 2016 |

Morgan Engelhardt News Editor

On May 5, the city of Norfolk elected Kenny Alexander as its first new mayor since 1994. Alexander is also the city’s first African American mayor. Receiving over 16,000 votes, Alexander defeated both of his opponents, city council member Andy … Read More

Class of 2016 Sets Record for Largest Graduating Class of Monarchs

May 16, 2016 |

Morgan Engelhardt News Editor

Old Dominion University recently welcomed over 3,100 students into their alumni community, setting the record for the university’s largest ever graduating class. On May 6 and 7, three graduation ceremonies were held, each lasting about two and … Read More

ODU Assault Victim Dies

February 23, 2014 | 1


The university community is mourning the death of ODU student Paul Johnson, who was found around 1 a.m. Feb. 23 in a parking lot near The Edge nightclub on Hampton Blvd.

Johnson was the victim of an assault and was struck … Read More

ODU Tide Light Rail Connection Interest Meeting at Ted Constant Center

February 21, 2014 |

The Naval Station Norfolk Transit Extension is looking for Tide light trail connections to Naval Station Norfolk, which may include a stop at ODU. Hampton Roads Transit and the City of Norfolk is holding a public interesting … Read More


October 24, 2013 |

Old Dominion University Police Department and the Norfolk Police Department bomb squad are investigating an anonymous threat against Webb University Center.

The building has been evacuated.

‘While believed to be low-level, in an abundance of caution police have determined closing the building … Read More


October 18, 2013 |

Breeding beats seems to be easy for Jake Schmader.

The Norfolk native and sophomore student at Old Dominion University has been surrounded by music his whole life, but just recently began experimenting with sampling, mixing and synthesizing his own.

“I make music … Read More