Mace & Crown http://www.maceandcrown.com Old Dominion University's Student Newspaper Since 1930 Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:15:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://i2.wp.com/www.maceandcrown.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/cropped-1482775_819514478111682_5872049537404332184_n.jpg?fit=32%2C32 Mace & Crown http://www.maceandcrown.com 32 32 A Year of Crime Visualized http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/07/year-of-crime-visualized/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/07/year-of-crime-visualized/#respond Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:17:50 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=21430 From streets surrounding ODU, the crime report oscillates. It levels with quiet nights on campus and jumps when the nights get live.The Mace & Crown wanted to know more about crimes in 2015. To produce a visualization, we used over a year of crime data based on reports from ODU […]

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ODU Alumnus Shomi Patwary on Experiencing the American Dream http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/07/two-artists-create-through-their-american-dreams/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/07/two-artists-create-through-their-american-dreams/#respond Sun, 07 Feb 2016 17:47:31 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=21104 Elizabeth Proffitt Contributing WriterThe “American dream” has been used to describe the ideal American life since the 1930s. The general allure for a better life and the optimism for anyone being able to reach their goals spurs creativity.It is in that spirit that Shomi Patwary and Navid Rahman base most of their artistic success […]

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Gallery: Women’s Basketball vs. Charlotte http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/07/gallery-womens-basketball-vs-charlotte/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/07/gallery-womens-basketball-vs-charlotte/#respond Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:57:07 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=21270 The post Gallery: Women’s Basketball vs. Charlotte appeared first on Mace & Crown.

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Gallery: Jennifer Bueno at Glass Wheel Studio http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/07/gallery-jennifer-bueno-at-glass-wheel-studio/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/07/gallery-jennifer-bueno-at-glass-wheel-studio/#respond Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:11:19 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=21238 The post Gallery: Jennifer Bueno at Glass Wheel Studio appeared first on Mace & Crown.

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January Crime Log http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/07/january-crime-log/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/07/january-crime-log/#respond Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:09:38 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=21266 The post January Crime Log appeared first on Mace & Crown.

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Gallery: Lil Wayne at Richmond Coliseum http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/07/gallery-lil-wayne-richmond-coliseum/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/07/gallery-lil-wayne-richmond-coliseum/#respond Sun, 07 Feb 2016 05:30:01 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=21193 The post Gallery: Lil Wayne at Richmond Coliseum appeared first on Mace & Crown.

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Macklemore and White Privilege http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/06/macklemore-and-white-privilege/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/06/macklemore-and-white-privilege/#respond Sat, 06 Feb 2016 20:25:42 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=21169 Shannon Jay Staff WriterIt could’ve gone wrong, but was done well. If not well, then at least carefully.At the end of the day, however, activists facing daily struggles Macklemore benefits from are forced into the backdrop in the rapper’s new track, “White Privilege II,” while the white perspective is in […]

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Tell Us About Your Valentine’s Day Experiences! http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/06/tell-us-about-your-valentines-day-experiences/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/06/tell-us-about-your-valentines-day-experiences/#respond Sat, 06 Feb 2016 20:07:42 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=21166 Valentine’s Day: Love it or HATE IT?The Mace and Crown wants to hear about your Valentine’s NIGHTMARES or Dreams Come True!Did she stand you up? Did you plans totally fall through? Did he plan the best surprise? Was the food disgusting? Did she show up? Was it magical? Awkward? Terrible? […]

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Muse Writers Center Holds Grand Reopening in Ghent http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/05/ghent-districts-the-muse-writers-center-grand-reopening/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/05/ghent-districts-the-muse-writers-center-grand-reopening/#respond Fri, 05 Feb 2016 21:42:59 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=21093 Megan Snyder Staff WriterThe Muse Writers Center began as a sort of traveling classroom over a decade ago. Local teachers, artists and dedicated staff donated their time, and the community offered its quiet spaces. On Jan. 30, the Muse reopened its doors to the public, this time at its permanent […]

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Learning Through Video Games http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/05/20684/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/02/05/20684/#respond Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:00:13 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=20684 Audra Reigle Contributing WriterFor some students, education can be boring, and they may not be particularly invested in some subjects. The issue spurs educators to find ways to make lessons more engaging for students. These days, video games are not just for entertainment but, for education too. Games most people wouldn’t expect […]

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