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ART GALLERY PROVIDES CHANCE TO SEE PROFESSIONAL WORK

ZACH HINEY, KNIGHT WIRE STUDENT SENATE REPORTER “We will have a little bit of everything this term.”  Those were the words of Johanna Kramer-Weston, the director and exhibitions manager for the Waldemar A. Schmidt Art Gallery.   The gallery will feature all different kinds of artwork from two-dimensional art to life-sized sculptures and digital illustrations. The first […]

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THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT: AN UNDERRATED GAME CHANGER

A film made on a budget of $60,000, with no set, no script, no on-set film crew and a six week filming schedule should be a recipe for disaster. Yet this film ended up being purchased for $1 million — making $250 million worldwide.

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Cross Wire Sports The Big Lead

MEN’S BASKETBALL PREVIEW PART II: SOPHOMORES TO WATCH

Anytime a school loses a particularly strong graduating class, they tend to make an effort to recoup some of that talent with a big recruiting class. Last year’s freshmen brought a lot of firepower to the Knight’s offense, here are my picks to watch out for.

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WHY DO THE ARTS MATTER?

The coronavirus pandemic has completely changed life as we know it. From academics to the arts, every aspect of life has been changed in some way. However, some aspects of the art field have flourished in this time of COVID-19.

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A&E Arts & Entertainment Cross Wire The Writer's Block

THE WRITER’S BLOCK: FICTION WRITING

In order to make an effective outline, you must develop your premise, which can typically answer some of your story’s core questions, such as who the protagonist is, identifying their goal and narrowing in on how they plan to achieve their goal.

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THE BIG LEAD: MEN’S BASKETBALL SEASON PREVIEW PART 1 – TOP RETURNERS

While there are few things we can predict this season, we here at Knight Wire want to walk you through those that we can. This week, we’ll break down the top upperclassmen returning this season.

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CEDAR VALLEY AMPLIFIED: IOWA’S HEAVIEST SO FAR THIS YEAR

While shows and other social gatherings have been suspended, many local bands from around the state have been releasing new music. These are five of the heaviest Iowa releases of 2020.

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THE BIG LEAD: BEHIND THE SCENES OF WARTBURG WRESTLING’S DARKEST DAY WITH KYLE BRIGGS

For Kyle Briggs, a redshirt junior at the time, the cancellation was perhaps the worst day of his life.

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Art and Musing Cross Wire

GRAPHIC DESIGN & ILLUSTRATION: LOTTA NIEMINEN

Simplistic, while remaining bold yet charming. Hailing from Finland, this describes the style of graphic designer and illustrator Lotta Nieminen.

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THE BIG LEAD: FISHER, FREIBURGER DEFINE XC PRESENT, FUTURE

When the two became the first male-female pair in Wartburg history to sweep the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Athlete of the Week awards, they became linked in one particular way: They represent the Knights’ present, and they define their future.