Penmen Abroad

Venice Carnevale Unmasked by SNHU Students

Once every year, the narrow streets and veins of canals that intertwine through Venice, Italy are lit up as the city celebrates Carnevale. The celebration encompasses locals and visitors far and wide who come to enjoy this huge party, complete with singing, dancing, parades and the famous masks and costumes. “As a study abroad student who experienced the dedication to this cultural tradition for
Penmen Abroad

Becoming an Active Visitor on an Italian Road Trip

I began my study abroad journey with the most exhausting and rewarding week of my life. At SNHU, students studying at FUA are required to take an introduction to Italian culture or language for three credits. The early start program, however, sees students taking a six credit version of this cultural introduction and beginning their semester a week early. We arrived in Rome on
Arts & Entertainment

2018 Oscars Nominations: Time to Start Binge Watching

After this past week, movie buffs now know what films they have left to binge before March 3. With the Oscars fast approaching, the revealed nominations will result in an increased consumption of popcorn as well as the amount of pirated films streaming to SNHU. For those who may have missed the news, here are the nominations for Best Picture and snippets of our
Arts & Entertainment

The Best Entertainment of 2017

As studious as we claim to be, even the best of us need to unwind every now and again. 2017 was a great year in media, and our Arts and Entertainment staff picked some of their favorite time wasters of the past year. Baby Driver - Emma Sheehan [caption id="attachment_3595" align="alignnone" width="1200"] (image credit: Sony Pictures)[/caption] One of my favorite films of 2017 is Baby Driver.
News

Top 10 Stories of 2017

2017 was a big year for The Penmen Press, as we launched PenmenPress.com in early September and have redefined how we tell SNHU's story. As we celebrate the new year and reflect on the past one, we wanted to share PenmenPress.com's Top 10 stories from 2017! #1 Email Malfunction Leads to University Wide Chain [caption id="attachment_1395" align="alignnone" width="5132"] The initial email from Student Affairs