Slam Gets Sexy

September 15, 2011 Katherine Speller 0

Things were getting hot ‘n heavy at Grimaldi’s this Monday, Sept. 12. New Paltz’s finest poets stormed the stage of the small Italian restaurant on 119 Main St. to deliver their most sensual syntax for the second Rock Hawk Poetry Slam christened “The Erotic Rock Hawk Poetry Slam.” The school’s burlesque troop, Alpha Psi Ecdysia, kicked off the night with a study in body […]

‘I Am A Woman,’ Hear Me Roar

March 17, 2011 Rachel Freeman 0

Second-year communications major Cinthia Pimentel founded The Warriors dance team last fall in hopes of creating something out of the ordinary. None of the existing groups fit her style of dancing. Pimentel didn’t want her team to do just one type of dance. She wanted instead to have all different types of dancers, to create a judgement and stress-free zone. To emphasize this, she held a different sort of tryout. Dancers were allowed to do any dance they […]