Penmen Abroad

From Afghanistan To New Hampshire

“I heard Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) welcomes students regardless of their faith, race, personal beliefs and religions. When I came to campus, I found it true,” said Junior Shukria Shinwari. Shinwari is an international student from Afghanistan. She attended the first girls’ boarding school, School of Leadership, Afghanistan (SOLA) in 2011. SOLA is a nonprofit organization that helps young Afghan women to get
Arts & Entertainment

For The Fools Who Dream: “La La Land” Review

Once in a great while, a film comes around that reminds you why you love movies. “La La Land,” the musical taking the industry and awards season by storm, captures that magic for me. “La La Land’s” narrative picks up where jazz-pianist Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) and aspiring-actress Mia (Emma Stone) cross paths. They’re at similar points in their lives; both are down-on-their-luck artists. What
Penmen Passion

Fast Eddie Servin’ It Up Your Way

Within the white walls of the Dining Center of Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU), omelet chef Edward “Fast Eddie” Ross cooks up a fresh batch of Penmen Passion, positively influencing the students, faculty, and staff five mornings a week. Every morning from Tuesday to Saturday, Fast Eddie is up and running at the omelet station, cooking as many as three different orders at once.
Features

SNHU Marched On Boston With 175,000 Others

To peacefully protest President Donald Trump’s campaign promises and the attitudes of many Americans today, 175,000 people gathered in Boston Commons on Saturday, January 21, the day following Trump’s inauguration. Signs, some handmade and others printed, were thrusted into the air by arms that never seemed to tire. Men, women and children present asked for equality for everyone, regardless of gender, race, religion, ability
News

Paying Off Holiday Debt

While the holidays are for bringing loved ones together, they can also be very expensive. Many shoppers find themselves struggling to pay down credit card debt, and other debts, that have stacked up when the holidays are over and reality sets in. According to the American Research Group, shoppers spent over $900 on average during the 2016 holiday season. That does not include debt
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New Year, New Building, New Opportunities

Southern New Hampshire University’s (SNHU) new space for the Career & Professional Development Center is now open. The office has officially changed spaces from Merrimack Hall to the Gustafson Center. The Gustafson Center is located at the corner of North River Road and East Side Drive, across the street from the main entrance to campus. This building has a modern take on architecture, so
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Presidential Recap

The Last Chapter Pub hosted to a large group of SNHU students who came together to watch Donald Trump take the oath of office and be sworn in as the forty-fifth President of the United States on Friday, January 20. Students filed in and enjoyed the breakfast treats and beverages that were supplied. Josh Walker, a junior, was at the event because he wanted