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Photo Credit: Joe Goss Senior Farewell: Joe Goss

We all take different paths to get to our chosen destination. This is true in all aspects of life. And it is especially true as we choose our college, our major, and eventually what career we choose to pursue. The reason I chose to pursue journalism is because it gives me a chance to share
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Photo Credit: Leslie Miller Senior Farewell: Leslie Miller

Just follow your arrow wherever it points. As I near the end of my college career, I realize that the heart that beats inside your chest is the only guide you really need. I have realized its okay to still not know what you want to do with your life. It is okay for you
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Photo Credit: Emily Sisk Senior Farewell: Emily Sisk

It is kind of weird to say this is my first and last article for The Crown. I have had the pleasure of being the copy editor for the past two semesters. Before this year, I had never really been involved in anything at King’s. Don’t get me wrong, I love this school and what
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Photo Credit: Shannon McCarthy Senior Farewell: Shannon McCarthy

“If you aren’t in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?” These words by T.S. Eliot have come to mean a lot for me throughout my time at The Crown and college overall. When I first arrived as a freshman here at King’s I was painfully shy and overwhelmed. I knew
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Photo Credit: Kayleigh DeMace Senior Farewell: Kayleigh DeMace

They really aren’t lying when they tell you your college years fly by. The past four years went by in a blur, and I honestly wouldn’t have it any other way…and that’s a good thing, I promise. I’ve had the best, most fun-filled years of my life in my time at King’s. I’m really going
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Arts & Entertainment

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Based on Veronica Roth's bestselling book, "Divergent" is aesthetically-pleasing but slow. Young Adult Dystopias Continue With “Divergent”

The newest addition to dystopian fiction was released to the big screen last Friday under the guise of the new movie “Divergent.” Based on the first book in a trilogy by Veronica Roth, “Divergent” follows the life of a girl named Beatrice, or Tris, as she chooses what faction of their society to follow. These
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The final season of "Mad Men," split into two halves will begin April 13 on AMC. Back to Business: “Mad Men” Season Seven Looming

  Loyal fans of AMC’s 1960′s period drama, “Mad Men,” are becoming more antsy by the second as the premiere of the seventh and final season creeps closer. April 13th marks the date of the season’s release, and we honestly have no idea what to expect for this season. The show’s creator, Matthew Weiner, is
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Politics

Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney vowed to appeal Obamacare. (newyorker.com) Obamacare and College Students

President Obama’s Affordable Care Act (ACA) has been received by Americans with mixed reviews. Recently, colleges across the country have spoken out against the act, particularly in terms of student health plans and faculty insurance requirements. The ACA, commonly referred to as “Obamacare,” does carry benefits for young adults. Most notably, people in this age
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(Photo courtesy of villageoflexington.com) Where Do the Candidates Stand on the Environment?

It’s that time again. The presidential election season is full steam ahead, and with everyone debating who the better candidate is, we can forget some very important information that affects all life forms on this planet. Where does your candidate stand on the environment, and can they make the world a better place to live?
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Sports

First-year Tom Gibbons had three hits in King's doubleheader loss to Misericordia.
Photo Credit: King's College Athletics Monarch Baseball Swept in Doubleheader

Monarch baseball continues to have its struggles against conference rival Misericordia University. The Monarchs traveled to Dallas on Thursday for a doubleheader with the Cougars and were swept by their rivals to give the Cougars their 11th and 12th consecutive wins over the Monarchs. Misericordia used solid pitching to shut down the Monarch offense by
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Erin Beane combined for four hits in King's doubleheader split with Ithaca. Lady Monarch Softball Splits with National Power

Lady Monarch softball welcomed traditional power Ithaca College to the Betzler Athletic Complex for a nonconference doubleheader on Thursday afternoon. Ithaca took the opener 12-9 before King’s took the nightcap 4-3. The Lady Bombers showed their force early in game one, racing out to a 10-0 lead after three innings. The Lady Monarchs began their
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