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Eternals is the latest Marvel Cinematic Universe film that takes viewers to a different journey than experienced before.

“The Eternals” is a new journey for the MCU

Lia Portillo Cantarero, Current Sauce Contributing Writer December 3, 2021

Marvel Studios’ “Eternals” premiered on Nov. 5, 2021. The latest film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, otherwise known as the MCU, takes viewers on a wildly different journey than previously experienced....

Alice in Borderland is a series about a set of violent games the characters must win to survive using a deck of cards that depict each of their aptitudes.

“Alice in Borderland” is filled with the unexpected

Mary Fletcher, Current Sauce Arts and Living Reporter December 2, 2021

It’s a rather familiar story: a young girl falls down a rabbit hole in search of a more extraordinary life. She meets characters who are “curiouser and curiouser;” such as a white rabbit who is always...

As the semester comes to an end and with final exams on the horizon, it’s important to take care of yourself during this stressful time.

How to engage in end of semester self-care

Mary Fletcher, Current Sauce Arts and Living Reporter December 2, 2021

It’s that time of year again! Finals week is quickly approaching, and for many, this can be an incredibly stressful time in the semester. Stress and fatigue tend to be the culprits when it comes to...

What may sound like a rocky start to a story or video game by barraging the player with problems and quests before truly understanding it, Disco Elysium executes this very well and in a bit of a comical way.

Disco Elysium: the pinnacle of storytelling in video games

Kaleb Gauthier, Current Sauce Reporter December 2, 2021

Imagine if one day you woke up with no memory of who you were or of the world you lived in and as soon as you walk outside, the first person you meet tells you that you owe them a month’s rent, damages...

George Bailey is a pillar of his community: the idyllic town of Bedford Falls. He seems to live the perfect life with his wife Mary (played by Donna Reed) and his children. However, the audience soon learns that the Bailey family’s life is not picture perfect.

“It’s a Wonderful Life” has a lesson to teach viewers

Mary Fletcher, Current Sauce Arts and Living Reporter November 30, 2021

“Every time a bell rings, an angel gets his wings.” Does that quote sound familiar? If so, you have most likely seen the Christmas classic, “It’s a Wonderful Life.” Though made in 1947, Frank...

“Last Night in Soho” is a modern horror classic, in the spirit of cult classics like “The Sixth Sense, “Poltergeist” and “Single While Female, using stunning camera work and an all star cast to depict a heart-wrenching story of femininity and vengeance.

“Last Night in Soho” is a modern horror classic

Carly Chandler, Current Sauce Arts and Living Editor November 30, 2021

“Last Night in Soho” is a modern horror classic, in the spirit of cult classics like “The Sixth Sense,” “Poltergeist” and “Single White Female,” using stunning camera work and an all-star...

Its the time of year to pick from an array of either ugly or cute Christmas sweaters.

Tis the season to stay in style

Kevin Thomas, Current Sauce Fashion Columnist November 17, 2021

Ho, ho, ho! It's finally that time of year and it certainly arrived quickly. The Christmas season is upon us so put away those well-thought-out Halloween costumes and bust out your best-looking Christmas...

“I, as well as everyone else, am beyond excited to get back on stage,” said Makenzie Scroggs, a sophomore dance major.

Christmas Gala returns to NSU’s campus

Kaleb Gauthier, Current Sauce Reporter November 17, 2021

Performed yearly by the Creative and Performing Arts Department, Christmas Gala at Northwestern State University of Louisiana has been a long loved tradition. Despite last year’s Christmas Gala being...

Jill Leo, the director of the Historic District Business Association, said that planning is a year-round process.

An inside look into the 95th Christmas Festival

Tyrenisha James, Current Sauce News Reporter November 17, 2021

Originated in 1927 by Max Burgdof, superintendent of Utilities for the City of Natchitoches, the Natchitoches Christmas Festival started with only 10-watt Christmas tree bulbs. 95 years later, the city...

As AI technology is being introduced into the world of fashion it could completely fix how everything in the fashion industry is done.

Fashion is going digital

Kevin Thomas, Current Sauce Fashion Columnist November 10, 2021

The world of fashion is continuously growing as artists and designers are vigorously fighting to be the first to do or to design something. But what if I told you that fashion can now be bought and worn...

Students and potential performers are invited to perform any style of artistic endeavor, from poetry and fiction to musical performance and creative nonfiction.

English department open mic fosters community for creatives

Carly Chandler, Current Sauce Arts and Living Editor November 10, 2021

Once a month, students and Natchitoches residents are invited to Story Brew Coffee Shop and Cafe. On top of the usual cozy, coffee shop ambiance inviting potential customers in from the riverbank of Front...

“In Memoriam of Lena” is a striking gaze into the self, and poses questions that reckon with queerness, grief and what really makes a person “bad.

“In Memoriam of Lena” allows NSU’s theater students to shine

Carly Chandler, Current Sauce Arts and Living Editor November 8, 2021

Theatre West is filled to the brim with eager audience members, playbills in everyone’s hands as the lights dim. No one has been preparing for these performances more than the dedicated students from...

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