Category: Entertainment

1-800-273-8255 makes more than a musical impact

By Kyle Stumo Logos Lite Student May 1, 2018 “1-800-273-8255” is a song by Logic featuring Khalid and Alessia Cara. The main point about the song is that it’s a suicide prevention song, and the actual title is the real suicide hotline number. The song is really cool in that no one really talks about hard topics or issues in society, where this song just comes at it head on.  Mixed with a nice beat … Continue reading 1-800-273-8255 makes more than a musical impact

“Black Panther” makes strong run in theaters

By Kyle Stumo Logos Lite Student May 1, 2018 “Black Panther” is a new super hero movie based on an African American country called Wakanda and their leader, T’Challa, and their protector, the Black Panther. Wakanda is deemed a third-world country by the rest of the world, but the world doesn’t know that they have technology beyond their wildest dreams.   T’Challa is challenged by Eric Kilomnger, who turns out to be his long lost cousin, … Continue reading “Black Panther” makes strong run in theaters

“I Can Only Imagine” Shares Untold Story of 2001 Hit Single

By Allyson Effle  Logos Lite Student  April 10, 2018 MercyMe’s lead singer, Bart Millard, got the chance to tell his story in the 2018 movie, “I Can Only Imagine.”  Directed by the Erwin Brothers, the film will take the audience back through Millard’s life and explain how he wrote his band’s hit single, also named, “I Can Only Imagine.” Millard’s story will have the audience leaving in tears and inspired.  Millard, portrayed by J. Michael … Continue reading “I Can Only Imagine” Shares Untold Story of 2001 Hit Single

“Spark Joy” offers unique philosophy

By Miranda Wulff Logos Lite Student March 20, 2018 Do you know what happiness is? There’s no right or wrong answer. How do we find happiness? When do we know when we truly are happy? In order to attempt to answer this question, we must first consider the definition. Dictionary.com lists happiness as being, “Characterized by or indicative of pleasure, contentment, or joy.” Arguably, the best way to go about finding happiness is to find … Continue reading “Spark Joy” offers unique philosophy

“Greatest Showman” puts on a great show

By Ally Effle Logos Lite Student February 13, 2018 Hugh Jackman was known as the Wolverine, but in “The Greatest Showman,” he’ll become known as the inspiring P.T. Barnum, the circus entrepreneur and co-founder of the Barnum and Bailey Circus. Barnum may have been a liar, but he gave his audience a sense of imagination and his performers a sense of hope. With all the music, scenery, and motivation, it truly brings the whole musical … Continue reading “Greatest Showman” puts on a great show

Savannah Sustainable

By Savannah Moore Logos Lite Student March 21, 2017 Americans generate 30% of the Earth’s trash, however we only make up 5% of the world’s population. If everyone on the planet were to live the way Americans continue to live, we would need two more Earths, three more if the population should double, and twelve Earth’s altogether if worldwide standards of living doubled in the next forty years. Our lifestyle is not one that is … Continue reading Savannah Sustainable

Take advantage of Winter festivities in North Iowa

By Samantha Schupanitz Logos Lite Student December 13, 2016 As the fall semester is nearing the end, many students look forward to festivities that come with the winter season. North Iowa offers many opportunities to embrace the cold weather and make the most of winter months. One of the most popular activities to do right here in Mason City, Iowa is sledding. The most common sledding hill is located in East Park. In the past, … Continue reading Take advantage of Winter festivities in North Iowa

NIACC hosts successful Homecoming events

By Samantha Schupanitz Logos Lite Student On Saturday, September 17, NIACC’s Student Senate hosted its annual homecoming events. Many events throughout the day kept students busy. Gary Herrig, NIACC counselor and student senate advisor explained, “First of all, we had 151 runners participate in the Robert’s Run event, which is an excellent turnout. Secondly, the three vendors (Wax-to-the-Max Wax Hands, Totally Tattoos, and Funny T-Shirts & Pictures Too) were very busy. Finally, we had a … Continue reading NIACC hosts successful Homecoming events

Read ‘Em and Weep: Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

By Sara Steffen For Logos Lite “I now walk into the wild.” This would be one of the last tidbits of existence left behind by Chris McCandless, the privileged college grad who gave up his money and his Ivy League degree for a chance to hitchhike across country and attempt to live within the wild unsettled ranges of Alaska. McCandless, a gifted athlete and student, was always described as intense and devoutly moralistic. Due to … Continue reading Read ‘Em and Weep: Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

Film documentaries provide information and entertainment

By Savannah Moore Logos Lite Student In preparation for the start of fall semester, I have compiled a list of the five best documentaries found on Netflix that students can watch “in between” study sessions as well as to possibly heighten their knowledge on certain subjects. These documentaries are in no particular order, and they are not grouped into any categories. Blackfish (2013) This documentary takes an in depth look at animals in captivity, specifically … Continue reading Film documentaries provide information and entertainment