Mace & Crown http://www.maceandcrown.com Old Dominion University's Student Newspaper Since 1930 Sun, 01 May 2016 05:27:36 +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 Gallery: Broccoli City Festival http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/05/01/gallery-broccoli-city-festival/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/05/01/gallery-broccoli-city-festival/#respond Sun, 01 May 2016 05:08:46 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=25691 Photos by: Jason Kazi

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Brick Anchor Brew-House Downtown’s Newest Addition http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/30/brick-anchor-brew-house-downtowns-newest-addition/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/30/brick-anchor-brew-house-downtowns-newest-addition/#respond Sat, 30 Apr 2016 16:48:11 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=25466 Shannon Jay Contributing WriterBrick Anchor Brew-House is the newest boozy resident to add to your downtown bar crawl. Replacing the previously long-standing Jack Quinn’s Irish Pub, the fancy beer haven is a grand improvement.Brick Anchor’s pub fare goes beyond your ordinary bar’s deep fryer. Each high-class meal is followed by […]

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Virginia Hip-Hop Collective Throws RBLE Art Jam http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/29/rble-hosts-art-jam/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/29/rble-hosts-art-jam/#respond Sat, 30 Apr 2016 02:58:22 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=25363 Anika Williams Contributing WriterOn Friday, April 15, Back Bay Brewery hosted a free, fun event celebrating Virginia’s hip-hop collective RBLE. The group of local artists joined forces with the urban media website MOBoombox to throw the RBLE Art Jam, a celebration of music, art and culture, which left attendees wanting […]

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Trevor Jackson Performs at FM Restaurant http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/29/trevor-jackson-performs-fm-restaurant/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/29/trevor-jackson-performs-fm-restaurant/#respond Sat, 30 Apr 2016 01:43:03 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=25351 Kamaria Mason Contributing WriterWith rugged hardwood floors, a sculpted alabaster ceiling and warm mood lighting, FM Restaurant in Downtown Norfolk served as the perfect setting for Trevor Jackson’s performance on April 15. Jackson passionately sang from his “In My Feelings” album to fans who gathered around the intimate stage to sing […]

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An Albanian Student’s Perspective on Life in the United States http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/29/albanian-students-perspective-life-united-states/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/29/albanian-students-perspective-life-united-states/#respond Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:50:37 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=25450 Girish Sreevatsan Nandakumar Contributing WriterODU’s page on monarch diversity says there are only six Albanian students at ODU. The Mace talked to one, Ana Marku, who had interesting experiences and perspectives to share.From Tirana, the capital of Albania, Marku is an ODU student majoring in international studies with a minor […]

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Terri Binion Releases First Album in Over a Decade http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/29/terri-binion-first-album-after-decade/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/29/terri-binion-first-album-after-decade/#respond Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:36:25 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=25118 Julia Creamer Contributing WriterFlorida-based alternative folk singer-songwriter and producer Terri Binion released “The Day After The Night Before,” her first album in over a decade, on March 25.A unique blend of folk, Kentucky bluegrass and country, Binion’s musical style is reflective of her upbringing in the South. Her brilliant songwriting, […]

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Shakespeare Festival Inaugural Reception Celebrates Poet’s Local Legacy http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/28/shakespeare-festival-inaugural-reception/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/28/shakespeare-festival-inaugural-reception/#respond Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:45:59 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=25349 Elizabeth Proffitt Staff WriterThe inaugural reception of Old Dominion University’s “Shakespeare Four Hundred Years After: A Public Event” was held Thur. April 14 at the Ted Constant Convocation Center.Speakers at the reception included assistant professor of foreign languages and literature Elizabeth Black, University President John R. Broderick, professor of English […]

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Local Musician Spotlight: Evan Hannah and Copelana http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/28/25486/ http://www.maceandcrown.com/2016/04/28/25486/#respond Thu, 28 Apr 2016 04:18:59 +0000 http://www.maceandcrown.com/?p=25486 Richard Gabrintina Staff WriterBreaking boundaries with an experimental sound, longtime friends and Hampton Roads natives Evan Hannah and Casey Copeland are musicians on the rise. Hannah was born and raised in Virginia Beach, while Copeland, who performs under the stage name Copelana, was born in Norfolk and raised in Virginia […]

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