Saturday, 19 January 2019

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NCF's Chris Cox remixes for the Crystal Method

photo courtesy of Chris Cox Cox says he likes “the idea of using a song to take a person on a journey. Rather than just a beat, have it be more of an experience … take them someplace.” After years…

Electronic music: our generation's folk music?

photo courtesy of Wyatt Kostygan Bright lights and bone-rumbling bass beats throb as second-year Bryce Bresnan DJs at PCP. The idea of electronic music as repetitive beats droning out the doors of plastic clubs while shiny-shirted guys give slick eyes…

Conan O'Brien is back and better than ever

photo courtesy of Conaco Productions Conan O’Brien (right) interviews actor Harrison Ford o a recent episode of O’Brien’s new talk show Conan. Love him or hate him, the ginger prince of late night television is back after nearly ten months…

New Harry Potter film is intense but confusing

image courtesy of Warner Brothers During its first weekend in theaters, Deathly Hollows: Part One grossed approximately $125 million. Warning! Spoilers follow. From the very beginning, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (released on Nov. 19) is tense…

New College Child Care Center: a unique day care

Corey Rodda/Catalyst Children from the New College Child Care Center play by a tree behind Cook Hall. The New College Child Care Center sits across the road from the Palmer buildings in a 60’s era ranch-style home. The house is…

Four NCF students win 2nd place at Brain Bowl

photo courtesy of Lisa K. Perry Valencia Community College’s 2007 team, including NCF alum Lane Silbersein (’08) on the far left, competes in a tournament. New College has had many academic trivia teams over the years. Alums Leafan Rosen (’03),…

Anna Maria benefit concert aids Florida fishermen

All photos Sara Stovall/Catalyst The Deepwater Horizon oilrig exploded on the night of April 20, 2010 and bled almost five million barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. The oil spill, now considered the largest offshore spill the U.S….

New College students "Step Up" in the fall Dance Tutorial

Dancing, prancing and entrancing, on Nov. 19 and 20 the New College Dance Tutorial performed an entirely student-run show in the Sainer Auditorium to New College’s student body. The tutorial runs every semester and culminates in a performance showing off…

Academic Center expected to be completed next semester

The new Academic Center is projected to be substantially completed by the end of January 2011, although classes will probably not be held inside until the fall 2011 semester. The $11.5 million project is a replacement for the Palmer buildings…