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Halsey’s ‘hopeless fountain kingdom’ delivers classic tale in new, exciting way

Halsey’s ‘hopeless fountain kingdom’ delivers classic tale in new, exciting way

By Nicolas Jozefczyk | Staff Writer One may think that a story of star-crossed lovers is old hat, but Halsey has taken the old tale and revamped it for her second album, hopeless fountain kingdom. The story of Romeo and Juliet is quite old, but throughout her concept album, Halsey proves that the same story […]

Duquesne sets record graduation rates

Duquesne sets record graduation rates

Hallie Lauer | Layout Editor In the past year, Duquesne’s six-year graduation rate has gone up five percent from 72 to 77 percent, which is the highest rate ever recorded by the Office of International Research and Planning. The rates are tracked in four, five, six and eight year rates, but six years is the […]

Hollywood Undead evolves with tour, album

Hollywood Undead evolves with tour, album

By Julian Routh | Editor-in-Chief Behind the horror movie masks, in-your-face lyrics and confident charisma of Hollywood Undead are six musicians who have faced enough adversity to tear even the strongest of bonds apart. Shortly after the Los Angeles rock-rap group released its third studio album, “Notes from the Underground,” in 2013, A&M/Octane – the […]

DU sets retention record again

DU sets retention record again

By Max Blechman | The Duquesne Duke Duquesne recorded another record-high freshman to sophomore retention rate this fall, just five years after the University formed a committee to address retention issues. Approximately 89.8 percent of students who were freshmen last academic year returned to Duquesne this fall. The current sophomore class was also the largest […]