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UNESCO World Heritage Sites: The 9 Must-See Spots

UNESCO World Heritage Sites: The 9 Must-See Spots

July 23, 2014

By Jane Reynolds Oyster.com (MCT) We have seen some beautiful sites during our travels around the world. But don’t take our word for it (although you should; we are experts) — many of our favorite places are UNESCO World Heritage Sites, which means they are “places on Earth that are of outstanding universal value to humanity...

New Day, But Basically The Same Story

New Day, But Basically The Same Story

July 16, 2014

By Rick Bentley The Fresno Bee (MCT) It will be approximately 2 million “tick ... tick ... ticks” of the clock between when Jack Bauer’s last world-saving events of “24” ended and the start of a new adventure with “24: Live Another Day.” But after almost four years, little has change...

The 10 best dive sites in North America

The 10 best dive sites in North America

July 9, 2014

By Kristina Fazzalaro Oyster.com (MCT) ?Fun, sun, and ... scuba? For many, a trip to the beach just isn’t complete without the possibility of a deep sea dive. Whether you want to explore ship wrecks, meet creatures of the deep, or wonder at gorgeous coral formations, scuba diving can be a fun and athletic...

Here’s To The Brightest Stars Of 2014 In TV

Here’s To The Brightest Stars Of 2014 In TV

July 2, 2014

By Neal Justin Star Tribune (Minneapolis) (MCT) The upside of enduring the dreariest winter since the Ice Age: Plenty of excuses to stay inside and warm ourselves by the glow of our television sets. In December, I applauded some of TV’s most valuable players, including Stephen Colbert, Allison J...

Free ‘Rick Steves Audio Europe’ App

Free ‘Rick Steves Audio Europe’ App

June 25, 2014

By Doreen Christensen Sun Sentinel (MCT) Get a free download of “Rick Steves Audio Europe” app for Android and iPhone. The app, newly updated in March, is culled from Steves’ guidebooks, PBS TV shows and public radio broadcasts and will guides you through Britain, Germany, France, Spain, Scandinavi...

Northeast Community College graduate earns regional Emmy Award

Northeast Community College graduate earns regional Emmy Award

June 21, 2014

SILVER SPRING, MD – A Northeast Community College graduate has earned a regional Emmy Award for his work with The United States (U.S.) Air Force Band. Master Sgt. Loren J. Zimmer is an audio engineer with The U.S. Air Force Band, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C. Originally from Eagle,...

‘Orange Is the New Black’ will get third season on Netflix

‘Orange Is the New Black’ will get third season on Netflix

June 18, 2014

Yvonne Villarreal Los Angeles Times (MCT) LOS ANGELES — Netflix has extended the sentence of “Orange Is the New Black” to a third season. Ahead of its second season rollout, which gets unleashed to the public June 6 on the streaming site, came word — or a photo, rather — of the renewal. Lau...

The 10 best honeymoons on a budget

The 10 best honeymoons on a budget

June 11, 2014

By Kristina Fazzalaro Oyster.com (MCT) Getting married is so exciting and wonderful ... and stressful ... and expensive — are we starting to sound like your father? After all, saying “I do” to your significant other also means saying yes to a reception hall, a caterer, and half-a-trillion ot...

Seth Meyers Is Up For Hosting Gigs, But Not Yet On ‘SNL’

Seth Meyers Is Up For Hosting Gigs, But Not Yet On ‘SNL’

June 4, 2014

By Luis Gomez Chicago Tribune (MCT) CHICAGO — Seth Meyers broke out a Chicago accent during his monologue on last Thursday’s episode of “Late Night with Seth Meyers” when joking about the city’s ban on plastic grocery bags. The former Northwestern University and iO alum lengthened his A’s d...

Nielsen Says People Pay For far More Channels Than They Watch

Nielsen Says People Pay For far More Channels Than They Watch

May 21, 2014

By Joe Flint Los Angeles Times (MCT) A new study by Nielsen shows that while the typical American household has almost 200 channels to choose from, viewers typically only watch about 17 networks on a regular basis. The number of channels available to pay-TV subscribers has grown tremendously ove...

Fashion Blogger

Fashion Blogger

May 15, 2014

Are you in on the latest fashion trends? If so the Viewpoint staff want you. Your job includes writing stories and taking pictures on fashion related topics. To Apply talk to your advisor and sign up for Applied Journalism, or email us at [email protected]

Photographer

Photographer

May 15, 2014

The Viewpoint Staff need a staff photographer to go to events and around campus to take pictures to go with stories, and even write a story from time to time. To Apply talk to your advisor and sign up for Applied Journalism, or email us at [email protected]

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