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Men’s basketball claims top rank

  Hope College’s men’s basketball team came back for yet another nail-biter against Olivet at the Devos Fieldhouse on Saturday. The score held tight throughout the whole game; Hope being down for most of the first half. The score shifted when freshman center Preston Granger made two free throws, making the score 42-41. Junior  Jeff…


Track team dominates at quad meet

  Hope College track and field took the win at a quad meet hosted by Aquinas College. Hope’s athletes beat out Aquinas, Spring Arbor and Alma. There were several first place and runner-up finishers, along with stand-out field event performances. For the women, top performances were seen by senior Alexis Gutilla who took first in…

AN ARTIST AND HIS MUSE — Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel Day-Lewis) and Alma (Vicky Krieps) discover desire in a fashionable world.

‘Phantom Thread’: Oscar-worthy production

“Phantom Thread” is a must-see with its carefully woven cinematography and unconventional love story. The film, starring well-renowned actor Daniel Day-Lewis, was released on Jan. 19 in area theaters. Since Day-Lewis announced his retirement from acting this past summer, it is also most likely his final performance. Much like a well-made dress, the cinematography is…


Breakdown of the government shutdown

  After a weekend-long shutdown, The House has followed  the Senate and agreed to fund the U.S. government for three weeks. Still, many Americans find themselves uneasy at the idea that the government shut  down in the first place, meaning all unessential employees  will be instructed not to return to work, and typically essential  services…