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Why Al Pacino Thinks Auditioning Today Is Harder Than It Used to Be

Al Pacino has created an onscreen legacy as one of today’s greatest living actors. With a career as long as it is successful, the Oscar, Emmy, and Tony Award winner (who is again a contender for this year’s supporting actor Oscar with Martin Scorsese’s “The Irishman”) has been able to remain on top by constantly giving himself over to the roles his plays. “The Godfather,” “Scarface,” “Dog Day Afternoon,” and “Scent of a Woman”

Will the IT Problems Ever be Solved? – THE CATALYST

Technology problems continue to plague the campus. Students and teachers complain that DVD players are either missing or broken in the New Academic Building (NAB), streaming is hit or miss, laptops can’t be connected to projectors in the library, and much of the equipment is outdated. Last November, the Faculty Senate passed a resolution calling for IT to “work with Academic Affairs and affected departments to ensure that a complete and up to date array of reliable devices be provided promptly

A ★★★★ Review of Dolemite Is My Name (2019)

Rudy Ray Moore has been someone I’ve admired as an African-American and as a big lover of filmmaking with aspirations to write myself. Moore being able to just create and put it out himself when all the doors were slammed in his face is admirable. So when I heard Netflix was producing a Dolemite movie with Eddie Murphy starring, my excitement went through the roof. Could’ve been a huge let down, but Craig Brewer directed a great movie, and in fact, one of my favorite movies of the year.

Additional Choices at the Food Market Renovation – THE CATALYST

The OW Chartwells Dining Services has just opened the Market for the new fall 2019 semester, inside the Student Union Building at SUNY Old Westbury. This new spot is a redesign of the dining area located to the right of the main entrance in the Student Union, which features the popular “Boar’s Head” deli sandwiches. Along with the new name, the Market adds a new expansion of items which includes new menu items, more beverages, more frozen microwavable items, and for the first time...

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